My Home Contents Insurance Newsletter 2022

My Home Contents Insurance newsletter January 2022

In our first newsletter of 2022, we will be talking about what you should do in the event of an escape of water incident, providing information on the cost of home contents insurance and what is covered as well as sharing the best ways of evaluating your finances to ensure you can afford to replace your possessions should you suffer a loss.

Each article can be downloaded which means it is easy to share within your Housing Association offices or as part of your own communication to your tenants.

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Escape of Water: What should you do?

Whatever the time of year, you could be at risk of escape of water. This can be caused by, blockages and overflows, faulty heating, burst pipes or even a fault washing machine. We have compiled some tips for what you should do if you find water has escaped from the pipe or tank that it was in and caused damage to your property. Read our top tipsOpen this document with ReadSpeaker docReader

Do you have Home Contents Insurance?

Contents insurance is designed to help protect your possessions and personal belongings It’s a good idea to consider what a home contents insurance policy would cover you for in order to help you make an informed decision on whether you need one. We’ve created a useful guide on home contents insurance, how much it costs and what cover is provided. Find out moreOpen this document with ReadSpeaker docReader

Re-evaluating your finances in 2022

Did you know the average claim is *£516? Would you be able to replace broken, stolen or damaged items if you were to suffer a loss as a result of a fire, theft, flood or escape of water? We’ve provided some useful information on re-evaluating your finances to take potential loss into account or to budget for monthly insurance premiums to protect your belongings. Learn moreOpen this document with ReadSpeaker docReader


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