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Stay safe this Christmas

It's the busiest time of the year - and not just for elves and reindeer. It's also when thieves are out on the prowl, with a recent Aviva Survey revealing that household theft claims go up by around 8% on New Year's Eve. But don't worry. These top tips from security experts will help you keep your home safe this holiday season.
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The truth behind the top 5 mortgage myths

Mortgages. They're loads of hassle. They're too confusing. They're too expensive. Or are they? If mortgage myths have got you mystified, don't worry - you're not alone. Many first-time buyers (and even some people who have been there and done this all before) are put off by all the confusion and misconceptions floating around. Who can blame them? That's why we're here to try and set the record straight on some of the most popular mortgage myths.
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This time next year you could be...

February might not be the most exciting of months, but that can be a blessing in disguise. With the mornings still dark, the nights still early and the weather most likely still freezing, you've got no excuse not to stay inside and get started on some big plans. We've put together a few ideas to help you get on your way, as well as some great products that could make your big plans possible.
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