Don't tip off the burglars that you are away

Protecting Your Home While on Vacation

The 2-Minute Dollar Stretcher

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You spend a lot of time planning your vacation. But do you spend any time thinking about how you can protect your home while you are away? This week on The 2-Minute Dollar Stretcher, Dollar Stretcher editor Gary Foreman provides tips on how to prevent burglars from noticing you're out of town.

Reviewed May 2017

Gary Foreman

Gary Foreman is a former financial planner and purchasing manager who founded The Dollar website and newsletters in 1996. He's the author of How to Conquer Debt No Matter How Much You Have and he's been featured in MSN Money, Yahoo Finance, Fox Business, The Nightly Business Report, US News Money, and Gary shares his philosophy of money here. Gary is available for audio, video or print interviews. For more info see his media page.

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