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How bogus callers could invalidate your home insurance

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Being robbed is a nightmare but it’s even more devastating if you let the offender into your home. We show you what to watch out for as winter sets in and the risk of burglary increases.

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How fire safety measures reduce home insurance costs

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Fitting a smoke alarm is not only a common sense safety tip but it could help to cut the cost of your home insurance.

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How keys can invalidate your home insurance policy

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Most homes usually have several keys covering front doors, back doors, side doors, and windows as well as garages, sheds and outbuildings. Homeowners may think that locking the doors and windows of their property is enough to keep it safe from burglars but is it?

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How home insurance protects you against rogue traders

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Legal cover on your contents policy is a lifesaver if you’ve been ripped off by cowboy builders

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Junk in the attic could leave you out of pocket

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Failing to include stashed-away possessions on your policy could leave you out of pocket

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Make sure your home insurance provides full cover

Confused.com editor Chris Torney

Confused.com's Chris Torney explains "new-for-old" cover in home contents insurance, and how it may affect you.

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How to beat the burglars

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The summer holidays are a boom time for break-ins. Our guide shows you how to make sure your home is secure.

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Get your garden covered this summer

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Half of us admit forgetting to lock the shed according to M&S Money, and with garden thefts increasing by 60 per cent over the summer we’re handing out open invitations to opportunist thieves.

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How to avoid the post-holiday financial blues

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A bit of planning can help you avoid expensive shocks when you get back from your summer break.

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Getting your deposit back

Confused.com author Stephen Jones

Do you rent your home? It’s the time of year when many people, particularly students, are reaching the end of their yearly tenancy contracts.

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