Doug Bonderud

Doug Bonderud is an award-winning freelance writer with the unique ability to translate complex financial concepts into approachable, actionable content that both captures reader interest and delivers key brand messaging.

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Kuna Home Security Review

Kuna is a smart security platform that focuses on preventing break-ins by giving users the ability to detect and respond to threats in real time. This DIY solution offers self-monitoring of your home security devices—all of which the Kuna app can control directly.  The company’s tagline is simple: “Smarter homes. Safer neighborhoods.” But do the ...

Ackerman Security Review

Ackerman Security is an Atlanta-based residential and commercial security services provider. The company stands out with its No-Theft Guarantee and Seconds Count Guarantee—paired with the ability to use new or existing equipment, Ackerman home security is a solid option for those inside the company’s residential coverage area. Let’s dig deeper: Where does Ackerman Security excel? ...

AT&T Digital Life Review

In 2013, AT&T debuted its Digital Life home security brand, which combined cutting-edge devices, home automation, and mobile application control—all powered by AT&T’s nationwide network.While the company has recently pivoted away from prioritizing its security solution, Digital Life is still a solid, brand-backed option for homeowners.  But is it the best fit for your home? ...

Best Home Security Monitoring Companies

Home security matters. The right home security system can both deter potential problems and enhance your peace of mind—all without breaking the bank. But with so many security monitoring companies on the market, how do you find the best fit for your home? We’ve collected data on five of the best home security monitoring companies ...

New York Life Insurance Review

New York Life has been helping clients find flexible life insurance coverage for more than 175 years. Where the company stands out from the competition is with flexible life insurance options. You can customize term policies for any term length between 10 and 20 years with a guaranteed premium, or renew each year with no-penalty ...

The Best DIY Home Security Systems

Do-it-yourself home security has a certain appeal. With sensors, cameras, and control panels more streamlined and straightforward than ever, why pay for professional installation when DIY is doable?  To help make your move to DIY home security as painless as possible, we’ve created a list of the best DIY home security systems. With comparisons across ...

The Best Home Security Systems

The right home security system delivers peace of mind without breaking your budget. It offers features and functions—such as home automation, high-quality image capture, or easy DIY installation—that match your preferences and protection priorities. But with so many options on the market, how do you pick the best home security systems? Start by comparing key ...

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