Holidaymakers are more likely to have credit cards stolen in their hotel rather than when on the beach, while shopping or out for the night, says NatWest. More British credit cards were stolen in Spain last year than any other country. The Czech Republic was second.
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One in 24 homes is burgled, suggesting that people will suffer two or three break-ins in their lifetime, says Zurich Insurance. But only one in 10 has an alarm.