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10 Tips for Keeping Your Home Safe While on Vacation


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Stop Newspaper Delivery
That lonely, days-old newspaper on your driveway is an invitation to a criminal.
That lonely, days-old newspaper on your driveway is an invitation to a criminal.
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A pile of yellowing newspapers on the doorstep is a movie cliché for a home that's unoccupied. Stopping the newspaper when you leave town for a while is an easy detail to forget and one that will make you a sure target. If you're still reading newsprint, make sure you stop service when you leave on vacation.


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