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Carbon monoxide alarms mandatory in Ontario
Counterfeit certified cheques being used to pay for on-line items Peel Police are looking for a cheque scammer in Mississauga who is buying on-line items with fraudulent cheques.
Homeowners dropping cable and satellite services Homeowners are looking at other options for TV service providers.
Why professional monitoring makes sense Life Safety, Medical Emergency, Reduced Loss, and Economic Value add up to make monitoring sense.
Smarter Home & Business Monitoring with Automation Customize the security and automation to fit your home and business needs.
Interactive Security Touchscreen in designer colours! User-friendly touchscreen for your Paradox alarm system allows you to upload photos and label your own zones.  Can be used on the EVO192, SP6000, and MG5050 Paradox control panels.
Holiday Fire Safety The most common household fires are caused by fireplaces, space heaters, candles, and stoves.  Learn how to prepare, plan, and prevent to make your home safe for the holidays.
Things to consider when building an in-law or nanny suite Tips to make multi-generation living work for everyone.
Protect yourself from fire

  • Shred all sensitive documents
  • Collect mail daily
  • Don’t give personal information to anyone who calls you
  • Never write down or tell you PIN
  • Change the PIN on your banking cards often
  • Do not choose “remember me” for banking cards
  • Your bank will not email you asking to confirm account information
  • Passwords should be 7+ characters using letters, numbers, and symbols
  • Don’t buy anything on-line unless secured with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
  • Secure your wireless network
  • Avoid entering confidential information on public computers in a hotel, café, airport lounge, or school
  • Ask a public establishment what their wireless network name is
  • In public, turn down the brightness of your screen and reduce font size
  • Courtesy of Rubina Ahmed-Haq, Toronto Star, April 2012

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