Myth 3: posting about your holiday on social media is harmless fun
Checking into your holiday destination on Facebook is something many of us are guilty of. But it lets potential burglars know they’ve got the all-clear for a couple of weeks. If you have to post online, at least make sure your settings are on private. But be wary, posting online could invalidate your home insurance if you’re burgled while you’re away because you’ve not taken “reasonable care” in protecting your home.