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High-tech thieves fuel new car crime wave

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Keyless entry and ignition systems are being exploited by criminals to steal cars. We explain how to protect yourself against this growing threat.

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Our guide to the safest cars on the market

Mother worried about her child's safety in car

Today’s cars are safer than ever, but there are still differences in the amount of protection on offer. Tim Barnes-Clay highlights four leading models.

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Burglars make off with over £2,000 worth of swag

Burglary

Burglary rates are at their lowest since the 80s, but the rise in laptops and tablets means burglars are bagging more swag.

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Top tips if you're leaving your home alone this Christmas

Top tips if you're leaving your Home Alone this Christmas

Christmas is one of the busiest times of year for burglars, so we asked a little friend of ours for his top tips if you're planning on leaving your home alone over the festive period.

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How to pick a mechanic you can trust

Mechanic replacing car battery

There is no legal requirement for motor mechanics to have formal training. So how do you find one who will do a decent job, asks Maria McCarthy.

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10 steps to prepare your car for winter

Woman on phone after car broken down in winter

With winter approaching, a few minutes' maintenance could see your car through the worst the weather has to offer.

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How to protect your pets on Bonfire Night

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Bonfire Night can be traumatic for cats and dogs. We show you how to protect your pets during this year's festivities.

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Blog: Road rage and the law

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Driving can be frustrating at times. But when could a display of road rage land motorists in trouble with the law? Lawyer Jeanette Miller takes a look.

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Protect your home this Halloween

Zombies outside of house

It's not only the living dead that you have to worry about on Halloween. Here are some simple ways to protect your home from opportunistic thieves.

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Do you know how to respond to a road accident?

Wounded woman calling for help

Thousands of lives could be saved if drivers were trained to deal with the aftermath of collisions. A new survey shows most of us are keen to help.

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