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Everything You Need to Know About the Equifax Breach

Everything You Need to Know About the Equifax Breach

There’s no doubt that you’ve heard about the Equifax breach by now, and for good reason. It’s a really big deal. The trouble is, when something is a big deal, everyone reports on it. Instead of just reading one article on the matter, you’re faced with tens or even hundreds of articles, all of which offer different bits of advice. Here at InHomeSafetyGuide, we want to help you keep your identity safe, which means helping you sift through the information and make sense of it all. Here are the important… Read more →

Published on September 16, 2017
The Surprising Connections Between Oral Health and Your Overall Health

The Surprising Connections Between Oral Health and Your Overall Health

What does brushing your teeth have to do with medical alert systems? Seems like a bit of a stretch, doesn’t it? Well, there’s a new sheriff in town, and he can explain it all — integrative health. Okay, so maybe it’s not a new concept, but it’s one that is fairly novel to our modern medical system. If you’re having trouble with your heart, you would schedule an appointment with a cardiologist. If arthritis is rearing its ugly head, you’ll probably be referred to a rheumatologist. And if … Read more →

Published on September 10, 2017
How the IoT Can Steal Your Privacy and Put Your Identity at Risk

How the IoT Can Steal Your Privacy and Put Your Identity at Risk

The internet is good at coming up with all kinds of acronyms to confuse us. The IoT is just one of the latest acronyms to hit the internet. Don’t feel like a failure because you don’t know what it is. I didn’t know what it was either until I looked it up. What is the IoT? The IoT stands for the Internet of Things. Seems kind of silly at first glance. Isn’t that what the internet already is? Well, yes and no. The internet is full of things, but not actual things. It’s full of information. I… Read more →

Published on September 4, 2017
4 Ways a Home Security System Can Save Your Life

4 Ways a Home Security System Can Save Your Life

Nothing beats a home security system when it comes to keeping your property safe. Having one can even lower your homeowner’s insurance. But, that’s not all a home alarm system can do. It can actually save your life. Decrease the likelihood of a violent burglary Many burglars are on the hunt for an easy job. They’re just looking to make a quick buck, which means burglarizing your house when you’re away from home. As devastating as coming home to your house in shambles can be, it doesn’t shine a … Read more →

Published on August 26, 2017
From Child to Caregiver — Caring for Your Aging Parents

From Child to Caregiver — Caring for Your Aging Parents

The cost of taking care of the elderly is increasing every year. These costs are only going to continue rising as the elderly population doubles by 2050. That means more people are going to need care, and it’s going to cost a lot to provide them with that care. If you have aging parents, one solution is to care for them yourself. Even caring for mom or dad on a part-time basis can help you save money while enabling you to savor every moment that you have left together. But, are you ready for the job? Un… Read more →

Published on August 19, 2017