Are people in your area at risk from social media?

It’s easy to get excited when you’re caught in the moment to post a ‘harmless’ picture of your new home online, but as a new survey from Swinton Insurance has found a direct correlation between oversharing on social media and burglaries in the same area, we all need to learn to be more careful. As it’s revealed that 49% of burglaries are carried out by someone known to the victim, who can easily follow what you’re up to through your social media, find out how at risk your area is and start to take safer steps online to shield yourself from thieves:

Click the image to view Swinton’s interactive map