Prevent Home Burglary While on Vacation: Tips from a Nationwide Expert [Slideshow]

Pete Lore, Associate VP of Property Claims for Nationwide Insurance.

 

Last month, Pete Lore, Associate Vice President of Property Claims here at Nationwide, set out to raise awareness about the results of a recent home burglary survey conducted by Harris Interactive. The survey revealed a variety of common mistakes homeowners make that can heighten their risk of home burglary while on vacation. To spread the word about how to protect your home and offer theft-prevention tips, Pete engaged news anchors and reporters at radio stations across the country.

Let’s take a look at three of the most common home protection questions Pete was asked on-air, and his responses.

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For more tips on how to protect your home and belongings while on vacation, check out this home theft prevention tips infographic.

What steps do you take to protect your home and belongings while on vacation? Please share in the comments section below.