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At ASecureLife.com, we show you how to secure your home, your identity, and your belongings. You'll find home security systems reviews, identity theft evaluations, and financial tips to help you prepare for retirement and reduce your debt. And we try to do it all in a fun, approachable, and interactive way. Welcome!


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    Our in-depth reviews of the best in the home security industry to keep you protected.

Home Security Systems Reviews 2015

Home Security Systems Reviews

The security industry is highly competitive, from local mom and pop companies to international giants. It is a relatively easy industry to enter, but a very hard one to offer a consistently great product and service over time, especially with new technologies being released every day. It has become difficult to keep up with all the changes and wrap your head around the latest and greatest house alarm offerings. With so many to choose from and so many things to consider, how do you know which home alarm system is right for you? Our home security systems reviews cover the top contenders and bring you our findings in our regularly updated reviews... Read More »

LiveWatch Reviews: Are They As Good As They Seem?

LiveWatch Reviews

More than 200,000 people use LiveWatch for their home security needs. Previously known as SafeMart, LiveWatch offers good equipment that is completely wireless and you can self install. Their touchscreen control panel has a built-in camera to capture an intruder if they try to disarm your panel. This is a rare feature that is offered and we think is pretty cool. However, there are some things that LiveWatch could improve upon... Read More »

The Ultimate Estate Planning Checklist

Estate Planning Checklist

So you got married. Check. You bought a house. Check. And you just had your first baby. Check. Congratulations on achieving these goals! But, are you prepared to protect them? No time like the present to get started preparing your estate plans to make sure that's your loved ones and your assets are all accounted for. I know, you probably think you're too young to be worrying with a will. In fact, it may seem like something your parents should be worrying with more than you. But, hopefully they already have a will. Plus this is not only about wills, it is also about your medical wishes should you be in near death after an accident. I always say it's better to be prepared then to be caught off-guard. Your loved ones will thank you later... Read More »

LifeLock vs Identity Guard: Who Will Help You Avoid Identity Theft?

LifeLock vs Identity Guard

Oh no! Your wallet was just stolen along with all your credit cards and your social security card! But, do you know what to do when this happens? Better yet, how can you minimize the pain if it does happen? Identity theft protection may be the smartest purchase you make this year, but how do you choose which company to trust to protect yourself and your belongings?... Read More »

GuardMe Security Reviews: Too Good To Be True?

GuardMe Security logo

GuardMe Security offers burglar alarms, cameras, fire alarms and home automation to secure your home. They cover 25 of the 50 states but very little has been written about them online. You have to contact them directly for packages and pricing information, which is frustrating. However, when you look at their customer reviews you can see that more than 90% of them are positive. If GuardMe Security covers your area, they may be a viable option... Read More »

Best Wireless Home Security Kit: Piper vs Canary vs iSmartAlarm vs SimpliSafe

Wireless home security kit

Why should you choose a wireless home security kit over a more traditional, wired security system? Wireless systems are typically cheaper, easier to install and are easy to relocate. DIY wireless system kits are becoming more popular because they come with all the parts you need for comprehensive security monitoring, but without a monthly monitoring fee. How do you know which one is best? Read more to see what your options are... Read More »

Best Password Manager: Dashlane vs LastPass vs 1Password vs RoboForm vs KeePass

Best Password Manager

Did you know 20-30% of all IT service desk volume is password problems? That means each person in your IT department is spending 1 1/2 to 2 hours a day resetting passwords and helping employees get back into their locked accounts. So much time is wasted remembering and resetting passwords. Find out how a password manager could help you be more productive at work and be more data secure... Read More »