New Report: Firefighter Salaries by State

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When fire strikes, the first responders on the scene are often a specialized group of emergency personnel who put their lives on the line to keep flames from spreading—firefighters. These courageous humans spend their days on danger’s doorstep, stopping fire in its tracks and often risking smoke exposure and burns so you don’t have to….

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The Least-Robbed Cities in America

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With smartphones giving us constant access to bad news, things might seem pretty dark out there. So let’s take a collective deep breath with some brighter news: we’ve found the US cities you’re least likely to be robbed in. That’s right—least. The safety experts at Frontpoint analyzed 2017 FBI Uniform Crime Reporting data to bring…

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What Is a DIY Home Security System?

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While many do-it-yourself projects get messy, the best DIY home security systems offer peace of mind with remarkable ease Many consumers are interested in DIY home security systems—even those who have never before considered buying them. Research from Parks Associates, a market intelligence firm specializing in consumer technology, finds that a new segment of U.S….

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The Safest Small Cities in America in 2019

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With all those wide-open spaces, speedy commutes, and low crime rates, it’s not hard to see why many choose the small-city life. But just how safe are small cities, really? And which US cities are the safest? The safety experts at Frontpoint wanted to find out. Our data analysts researched property crime data from the…

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