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Home insurance FAQs

Do I need home insurance? You are under no legal obligation to have home insurance, but there are several reasons why you might need it: you are likely to have invested a considerable amount of money in your home and if it is destroyed – by a fire, explosion or impact from a runaway vehicle, [...]

It’s the most vulnerable time of the year! 52% of Brits don’t have a home burglar alarm

More than half (52%) of Brits don’t have an alarm system installed in their home, reveals a new study into how we are protecting ourselves against theft this Christmas. Of those who do have an alarm installed, 12% admit to it being either fake, faulty or broken – leaving only 36% of homes protected. With [...]

Common Pitfalls to Avoid As a Landlord

Being a landlord isn’t easy. However, if you do decide that property investment and rental is something that you want to get into, it can be incredibly rewarding. The main point to consider when becoming a landlord is all of the things to get right. There are plenty of forums out there that can give [...]

Stolen Bicycles Top Insurance Claim List

46% of all personal theft claims were from bikes being stolen according to research collated by HomeProtect Home Insurance. Interestingly mobile phones are only third on the list and were topped by claims for handbag theft. “As more people have taken to cycling, bicycle theft is much more common throughout the UK. In fact, our research [...]