Alarm and security businesses bear the burden of serious responsibility. Not only do they protect homes and businesses from threat and violence, but they are entrusted with knowing when people come and go – and their very lives. The amount of knowledge and care required has prompted states to combat abuse, fraud and scams by requiring alarm and security companies to hold licenses. Many cities further these measures with local permits and registrations.
Oklahoma City's economy is powered by energy. Oil and natural gas are major exports of the state and the red hot center of the industry is in the capitol city. As a result, Oklahoma City tends not to feel recessions and economic dips nearly as badly as the rest of the country. Entrepreneurs will find licenses and regulations fairly simple and straightforward with only minimal requirements.