March 3, 2019 Read More »
In over a decade of researching and writing about home security, we’ve learned the perfect security system for one person could be completely wrong for someone else.
That’s why our home security reviews dig into what each company is best at. With that info you can find a system that’s tailored to your needs, whether you want cheap monthly monitoring, the latest home automation gear, or a system with no contract.
How do the Equifax credit freeze and credit monitoring services compare to the competition? Check out prices, plans, and our recommendation.
Experian is a major credit bureau offering credit monitoring and identity theft protection. We’ll tell you what you should know about its subscriptions.
Smart lights come with a wide range of features that can simplify your life at home. Find out which smart lights we recommend.
Wondering what equipment is available with ADT monitoring? Below we outline what you can get from our preferred authorized ADT dealer—Protect Your Home. We’ll also dive into what third-party equipment is compatible with ADT security services.
Vivint leads the industry when it comes to equipment—it offers a wider selection of cameras and home automation gear than many competitors. Plus, Vivint systems are compatible with lots of third-party smart home devices. Find out more about Vivint’s equipment selection and compatibility below.
Credit Sesame offers a free basic plan and inexpensive paid plans, making it a great choice for credit monitoring on a budget. Check out prices, plans, and the features we like the best. While it doesn’t offer as much coverage as more expensive credit monitoring services, but it’s still a great and inexpensive option with positive customer reviews.
Night vision has come a long way. Instead of showing just green or shades of red and yellow—like night-vision goggles or thermal imaging—night vision security cameras give you a clear, sometimes colored image of your home in total darkness, inside and out. We’ve rounded up the best night vision security cameras to keep your home safe no matter the time of day.
We’ve tested a lot of doorbell cameras, but none have impressed us quite as much as the Nest Hello. It’s not just a good-looking doorbell; it’s also packed with an ultra-sharp 1080p camera and a whole bunch of features like facial recognition, time-lapse recording, and customized activity zones that add real value to the Nest Hello’s daily usability in any home.
Want to make your house smarter? Smart outlets offer some of the best and easiest ways to begin automating your home. See our top picks from Wemo and TP-Link.
Imagine finding out that you have several credit cards in your name that you never applied for. Or, that you have a checking account under your name that you never opened. How could this happen? Who is responsible? These questions immediately pop to mind and then you learn that you are a victim of identity theft. The thief could even be somebody you know! Most people automatically assume that a stranger somehow got access to all of their information and messed up their credit. However, half the time, sadly, the thief is not a stranger. Millions of identity theft victims know their thief. Dealing with identity theft can be a nightmare and if the thief is someone you know, it can be especially emotional…
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