3 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Dorm Safe

It is easy to think of your child’s dorm room as a safe space. After all, most dorms will require a card key simply to get into the building, and what modern college doesn’t employ security guards? But, in fact, half of all the thefts that occur on college campuses happen inside of residence halls.

Laptop with Laptop SafeWallets, laptops, and other personal items make easy targets for college campus thieves. For the college student far from home, this loss could be devastating. Imagine an entire term paper disappearing in the span of time it takes to go down the hall and shower. Imagine a (more…)

Looking Out for the Right Laptop Safe

When you are shopping around for safes—whether it’s for your guns, your money, or important documents—you are undoubtedly looking for something with a lot of security and just as much space for those important items you want to keep… well, safe. But one type you are probably not on the market for is a laptop safe. Maybe you think it’s a superfluous purchase or something you don’t quite have the space for. However, a decent laptop safe can protect you from more than a world of hurt as more people begin to rely on laptops for the bulk of their digital (more…)

Laptop Safes and Car Safes

Laptop safes and car safes are fast becoming a necessity in the fight to protect against identity theft. Recent studies show that even though consumers are becoming more aware of how to protect themselves from online identity theft and fraud, offline theft is still the biggest source of data and personal information loss in America. Anywhere from 600,000 to 1.5 million laptops are stolen or lost each year in the United States, according to law-enforcement and private estimates. The FBI reports that 97% of these stolen laptops are never recovered.

This isn’t just limited to laptop computers either. Other technology such as (more…)