A recently released 2019 holiday travel guide by AAA lists several great holiday destinations. If international travel is on your mind this holiday season, how much does safety factor into your choice of destination? International travelers can face a spectrum of risks, particularly during holiday seasons. From pick pocketing and street robberies to medical emergencies, holiday travel can be fraught with scenarios that would be difficult enough to navigate at home. When they happen in another country, particularly where cultural and language barriers exist, they can prove even trickier to resolve. Continue reading

Recently, we read with great interest the Zimperium study on the privacy and security vulnerabilities of travel security apps, here. Ironically, travel security apps for both iOS and Android seem to play fast and loose with user security. That’s not a good thing. Fortunately, we believe that FoneTrac is largely immune from these problems for […]

Here are a few scenarios when it comes to travel security and the use of apps for it. A corporate employee books business travel, and two days before her departure she reads online that civil disturbances are causing problems in that region. A C-level executive is scheduled to attend meetings in a high-risk overseas location. An employee has been temporarily assigned to work in an overseas city, and as he is reading about the location on a travel site he realizes he will be there in the height of its storm season. Continue reading

Nowadays, privacy concerns are at the top of everyone’s list. People feel like they are constantly being spied upon – on the phones, on Internet searches on their computers, even in public places. Continue reading

After loving, caring for and protecting your children for 18 years, it’s terrifying to think about sending them out into the world. And it’s a scary world too. Continue reading

It only takes a few short moments to change your life. One minute, you can be enjoying the luxury of breakfast with loved ones or the beauty of a worship service. The next, you’re in shock and dealing with a horrible tragedy. Continue reading