Save Money on Insurance

Save Money on Insurance:

When you go away to university, everyone needs home contents insurance. However, there are ways to reduce or avoid home contents insurance. Here are my tips:

- First check if your parents’ home contents insurance covers your items away from home

- If your parents’ home contents insurance does not cover you, then you need to check for student insurance offers at your university that can cover your items especially high value items like your computer

- If home contents insurance is too expensive and you live in a university dorm or with flatmates, then you can use common sense and always lock your door. This may seem like a simple suggestion, but if you live in a single room or live with flatmates, and you always shut your door (even if you are just stepping out for a quick toilet break), then you will never get burgled and you can save money on insurance

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