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5 Tips to Safeguard Your Business

If you are in charge of running a business, especially a retail store, you may experience an attempted break-in or burglary at some point. While this may be a risk of operating a business, there are steps you can take to safeguard the property and your assets.

Learn more about what you can do to prevent break-ins at your retail business here.

1. Choose the Right Locks
It is pretty obvious that you need to protect your retail store with locks; however, what may not be as clear is what locks to use. For example, if […]

Home Security Tips for Renters

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There are thousands of people, all around the country who are currently living in a rental property. Unfortunately, according to information from the U.S. Department of Justice, rental properties are at a much higher risk of ahome invasion than purchased homes.

If you are currently renting your home, it means you need to take certain steps and precautions to protect against home invasion and theft. Here are some tips to help you do this.

Get to Know Your Surroundings
Take some time to get to know the area where you live. Look up the crime rate, which […]

Tips for Securing Your Vacation Home

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Do you own a second home? Perhaps a bungalow on the beach, or a cabin in the mountains? Do you rent this property out during certain times of the year? If so, you are among the 7.5 million homeowners across the U.S. who own a second property.

While it is great to have a second home to escape to during certain times of the year, what about the times when you aren’t there? Have you done everything possible to secure and protect your investment? To help put your mind at ease, use the tips here to secure […]

How Your Franchise Can Benefit from an Access Control System

If you own, or oversee a franchise that has multiple locations, replacing traditional lock and keys with access control keycards can help to improve overall security and make life easier, in general. The fact is, an access control system is a smart option for any type of business, especially those with high turnover rates.

With access control keycards, you can monitor who is coming and going, allow a single employee to access areas others can’t, and reduce security risks. Some of the specific benefits of installing an access control system for your franchise properties can be found here.