Articles by Sarah Finnegan

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What is the Dark Web?

The dark web. With a name like that you can’t help but feel a little bit ominous. The dark web is a massive section of the internet that isn’t accessible by search engines. In fact,…


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How to be a Good Neighbor

I’m sure we’ve all dealt with terrible neighbors at one point or another. Bad neighbors are the ones who play their music loudly at all times of the day and who let their family and…


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Neighborhood Watch – Keeping Your Neighborhood Safe

Sometimes it falls upon the shoulders of private citizens working in concert with the police to keep a community safe. Neighborhood watch associations keep track of everything that goes on in local communities by patrolling…


Man Catches His Wife Cheating with Drone

Some people will go to great lengths if they are suspicious of their spouse or partner cheating.  Some will check Internet browser history, phone logs, follow them around, search social media, run a background checks,…


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Avoiding Online Matches With Date Rapists

About 85 percent of rapes are sexual assaults on dates. Unfortunately, profiles on matchmaking apps and sites embellish members’ good traits while skipping their bad ones. Men using those services to find targets lure women…


Determining If Strangers Are Trustworthy

Are you wary about communicating with unfamiliar matches via dating websites and apps? Do you have concerns over developing friendships with strangers you keep noticing around town? Then search public records to verify their honesty…


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Will New Neighbors Put Your Family at Risk?

Before moving into an unfamiliar community, you may wonder if your new neighbors are upstanding citizens. You could have concerns for your family’s safety if your home, schools, daycare centers, or playgrounds are near sex…


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Locating Old Friends Online Without Social Networking

You’ve probably lost touch with former friends over the years, due to natural life progressions from moving to name changes. Mature folks who prefer old-school ways to social networks like Facebook may fear that memorable…


FBI Warning About Internet Dating Scams

You may encounter more than possible companions, soulmates, and spouses when searching for dates online. Felons exploit matchmaking websites, chat rooms, and social media channels to scam money from lonely, vulnerable singles, warns the FBI….


Spotting Abusive Men You Meet Online

Ladies, some seemingly honorable men you meet via internet dating sites can be trouble in disguise. You may feel lucky finding sociable, charming suitors whose self-assurance garners public respect. But they could be concealing their…