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D-Link Home Security Cameras Review

D-Link Home Security Cameras Review

D-Link makes some good-looking technology. Better known for its routers, this networking equipment manufacturer also makes a fairly extensive line of sleek, modern-looking home security cameras. While we techies always get excited about good visual design, it can never trump functionality, so we dug in and extensively researched D-Link’s home security camera collection to find out whether or not the cameras really perform…

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2GIG Review: The Future of Home Security?

2GIG Review: The Future of Home Security?

Unless you’re a home security expert, you’ve likely never heard of 2GIG – a next-gen, wireless home security and automation system that could be a game changer in the way home security systems operate in the future. As its website suggests, “Make any home a smart home;” Linear’s 2GIG Technology system is best described as a smart phone for your residence. The products are available through select home security system providers, or you can go the DIY route. However, does 2GIG home security and automation live up to its hype? Read our 2GIG review to see if this could be the best home security product for your home…

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suretyCAM Review: Keeping Ohio Secure?

suretyCAM Review: Keeping Ohio Secure?

SuretyCAM is still a relatively small home security company. Their security and automation packages are only available in central Ohio. SuretyCam’s DIY solutions, called suretyDIY, are available in the entire U.S., except for Florida. A quick Google search for suretyCAM reviews will reveal that this company is known for its customer service. They backed this reputation up and did a great job of answering my mystery shopping questions on 5 different phone calls I made to them. From what I’ve learned, they try to understand your needs so that you get the system you want. However, it’s difficult to find information on this company. There is practically zero information out there about suretyCAM and suretyDIY unless it’s from the company itself. Also, the information below is both about suretyCAM and suretyDIY combined giving the confusing nature of their website (interlinking both services). We try our best to sift through this surety mess for you!…

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Koorsen Security Review: Is Your State Covered?

Koorsen Security Review: Is Your State Covered?

Koorsen Fire & Security is an expanding company. Starting out small in 1946, Koorsen was a fire extinguisher company that refilled empty extinguishers. Today, they have expanded into various emergency systems including: fire alarm, home security, medical alert and more. We will discuss Koorsen’s home security service in this Koorsen review…

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GuardMe Security Reviews: Too Good To Be True?

GuardMe Security Reviews: Too Good To Be True?

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…

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Devcon Security Review: Florida Based ADT Dealer

Devcon Security Review: Florida Based ADT Dealer

Go ahead, Google Devcon Security reviews and see what you get. We dare ya! A simple search will show you results including many complaints from customers about improper installations, poor customer service, and more. Lucky for you, most of these are from when the company was selling its own home security equipment and today they have changed their business model to be an ADT dealer instead. So far, it seems to be a better path for them…

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Piper Home Security Review: Can A Cool Gadget Also Keep You Safe?

Piper Home Security Review: Can A Cool Gadget Also Keep You Safe?

Piper is the newest gizmo when it comes to home security. Oh wait. Let me correct myself. Piper isn’t just a home security system. Piper Security also provides home automation and video monitoring while you are away. This little device gives you a panoramic view of your home that you can see while you’re commuting to work, grabbing lunch, or having some drinks with friends, all thanks to its mobile app. So let’s dive in to take a deeper look at this fun, new contraption…

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Lending Club Reviews: Our #1 Peer-to-Peer Lending Company

Lending Club Reviews: Our #1 Peer-to-Peer Lending Company

Lending Club is one of the largest online lending companies that uses a peer-to-peer (P2P) platform to extend personal loans, business loans, and business lines of credit. They have helped hundreds of thousands of borrowers obtain over $16 billion in loans since 2007; in fact, over $2.5 billion in loans were issued just during the last quarter of 2015. They are a well-established business…

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Prosper Reviews: Our #2 Pick for Peer-to-Peer Lending

Prosper Reviews: Our #2 Pick for Peer-to-Peer Lending

Borrowing: How it works. Because Prosper uses a P2P platform, the process for obtaining a loan has a few more steps than a traditional loan: Fill out an online application. Prosper reviews your information and if you qualify for a loan, they assign you a Prosper Rating and offer some loan term options. Pick from your loan term options (loan amount, interest rate, 3- or 5-year repayment length) and fill out the paperwork…

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Alarm.com iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Android and Windows Phone App

Alarm.com iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Android and Windows Phone App

Alarm.com is a home and business security provider that specializes in user convenience and control. It is well known that users can arm and disarm their alarm from a computer. Alarm.com really stands out with their mobile app, which puts this convenience with you everywhere you go…

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