- Use drive-through ATMs when possible.
- Avoid wearing headphones while walking alone.
- Carry your purse in front of you, near your hips.
- Avoid keeping wallets in back pockets.
- Close the blinds before turning on lights at night. (Seems easy enough, but many people leave this simple task undone!)
- Lock your car doors as soon as you get into your car, do not delay.
Tips partially derived from The Best Years of Your Life