Protecting Bags/Luggage/Purses

10 Trending Anti-Theft Crossbody Handbags for Travel

POSTED January 11th 2018 BY Travel Writer
Crossbody handbags are trending. They’re popular, comfortable, and keep your belongings safe from pickpockets. This is the best time to find the perfect sized anti-theft crossbody handbag for travel. What size handbag are you looking for: long & skinny, small, medium, or large? Be like Goldilocks and find the right size for your next trip. Each size can hold a different number of items but...
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On-Board Theft – 10 Tips to Protect Valuables While You Snooze in the Sky

POSTED December 8th 2017 BY Beth Williams
Are Your Valuables Safe In Your Carry-On Bag? With all the other worries associated with air travel, the last thing you want to think about is theft on board airplanes. The people who steal from travelers’ carry-on bags are both airline employees (usually flight attendants) and fellow travelers. Unfortunately, theft from sleeping and unknowing passengers has been going on for years – while not extremely common, it only...
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Which Purses Pickpockets Love To Pick

POSTED February 6th 2017 BY Beth Williams
Finding a pickpocket-proof purse for travel is a smart investment for keeping your valuables secure. Here are tips from a thief, who is now helping people avoid becoming victims. Read on to learn how pickpockets operate and which purses thieves like to steal from the most.  Pickpocket-proof purses have hidden built-in anti-theft features to help keep your valuables safe. The best features are looking zippers,...
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Restaurant Purse Theft Videos

POSTED September 26th 2016 BY Beth Williams
Tips and Tools to Keep Your Purse Secure While You Dine Thieves often prey on unsuspecting diners, especially tourists, while they are enjoying a meal in a restaurant. Watch these videos that capture thieves who seem to be restaurant patrons help themselves to more than just a meal. Having your purse stolen while traveling overseas can devastate your trip and cause a huge inconvenience – especially when...
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Spain – How Women Carry Their Handbags in Barcelona

POSTED March 3rd 2013 BY Beth Williams
Pickpockets in Barcelona  love crowds and distracted tourists. The following video shows how women carry their purses while walking down the Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain.  Note how many women hold their purse or handbag in front of them, have purses that have short straps which ride high in their arm pit, or clutch their bags tightly – all in response to  safeguarding their valuables from...
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