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New figures highlight Britain’s burglary hotspots

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The risk of crime can have a big impact on the price of home insurance. But there are ways to keep costs under control.

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Why it’s important to know your locks

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Confused about locks? It could cost you because giving your insurer the wrong information can invalidate your home insurance.

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Private renters need respect author Naphtalia Loderick

Why landlords and the law need to stop treating tenants as second-class citizens. In England alone, 3.4 million or one in six households are in privately rented accommodation, up from 2.4 million in 2005.

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How to protect your garden from thieves

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As British Summer Time begins and garden crime goes up, we look at the steps you can take to protect your outside space.

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Excess explained: Compulsory vs. voluntary editor Chris Torney

If you make a claim on a home insurance policy whether it’s your buildings or contents cover – your insurer makes a deduction from the total, and does not pay out the full amount.

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Will my home insurance cover snow damage? logo on the laptop screen

My guttering has been damaged by snow. Will this be covered by my home insurance policy?

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Household items most likely to be stolen

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How to stay ahead of thieves by protecting your most wanted possessions.

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How to insure your Christmas presents

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The cost of gifts can mount up, whether you’re giving or receiving, so it’s always good to make sure you’re covered for theft. We show you what to watch out for in case the worst happens.

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Lock down your property properly

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During long winter nights, it makes sense to step up your household security.

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Home insurance mistakes to avoid

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Are you wasting hundreds of pounds a year on home insurance that won’t pay out when you need it?

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