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!

Business Security Systems: Are You Protected?

Business Security Systems: Are You Protected?

You work so hard to protect your business and assets, why risk letting it go out the door (literally!) According to the National Retail Security Survey, the U.S. retail industry lost more than $35 billion to theft alone in 2011. And according to Employee Theft Solutions, companies lose an estimated $400 billion per year in productivity due to time theft. An affordable and proactive solution to keep your business safe is to get a security system for your company. Whether it’s jewelry you sell at a retail store or private health records at a doctor’s office, you don’t want to let your goods or important data get into the wrong hands of a thief, or perhaps even one of your employees…

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2016 Home Security Survey

2016 Home Security Survey

Asecurelife.com has been researching, analyzing, and ranking home security companies for over 7 years, and every year we look to the customer reviews and feedback people leave online to help guide our ranking of each security provider. We need your help! This year, we’re asking for your help. We need five (or less) minutes of your time […]

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Foolproof Winter Storm Tips for a Safer Winter

Foolproof Winter Storm Tips for a Safer Winter

Winter is such a fun time of year. With all the holidays, you can spend more time with your family. Memories are made building a snowman with your kids and then warming up by the fire. However, winter can also bring many injuries, illnesses and emergencies. Here are some things you need to know to keep your family safe this winter season…

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How To Secure Your Personal Documents

How To Secure Your Personal Documents

We have all of these documents with our personal information on them but how should we store them? Is it safe to keep them all in a file in the desk or should we be storing them elsewhere? In this article we’ll help you find a safe place for your private documents and protect your personal information. We’ll also teach you how to back up these documents in case there was a natural disaster, fire or the documents got destroyed another way…

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What We Can Learn From The Ashley Madison Hack

What We Can Learn From The Ashley Madison Hack

The Ashley Madison hack has impacted not only those with accounts but all of us. We’re all vulnerable to having our private information stolen from any website and it’s scary. Just because you didn’t have an Ashley Madison account doesn’t mean you’re in the clear. What site will be hacked next? How can we protect ourselves from being hacked and how can companies increase their website security…

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Did you get a call from 888-382-1222?

Did you get a call from 888-382-1222?

The (888) 382-1222 Email Scam – A chain email is being circulated once again (this email has circulated in the past), prompting people to call the government’s Do Not Call list (which is legitimate, but if you’ve already done it unnecessary), and then asking the email recipient to forward the email: Email Body: The email received […]

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Credit Card Fraud News

Credit Card Fraud News

I feel like every time I flip on the news there’s a new credit card fraud being reported. Honestly, it makes me feel like none of my personal information is safe anymore! Two years ago I would never have guessed that two of the largest retail stores (Target and The Home Depot) would experience the biggest credit card data hacks to date. Read further to learn the details on these recent credit card data breaches…

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4 Tips To Avoid Tax Refund Fraud

4 Tips To Avoid Tax Refund Fraud

Each year, criminals receive billions of dollars from tax return fraud. Anyone can become a victim of tax return identity theft, but you can do your best to avoid it by following these four easy steps…

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What’s the Best Webcam Cover to Protect Your Online Privacy?

What’s the Best Webcam Cover to Protect Your Online Privacy?

Did you know that hackers could access your webcam without your permission? Webcams can be hacked by a cyber peeper through any Internet-enabled device. I know it’s scary, but someone could be recording you right now! Do you leave your laptop open while you’re getting dressed in your room!? Do you leave your smartphone or tablet facing upwards!? Your actions could become public if your webcam becomes hacked. Protect your privacy by covering your webcam when it’s not in use…

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Google Apps Email Inbox Controversy

Google Apps Email Inbox Controversy

Google Apps is growing day by day, and recently – they’ve unveiled a “Premium” business version of their popular Gmail email software that will allow you to use any email address (i.e. those associated with your own domain name or business) with their popular email hosting platform. The question that arises is – how private is your sensitive email data? As it turns out, this has created a huge Google Apps email inbox controversy…

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