It has never been more crucial for modern-day Australians to take precautions and secure their vehicles. According to data from carsafe.com.au, 148 vehicles per day were stolen in Australia in 2015-16; a $500 million loss. In addition, the number of vehicle thefts increased by 3,637 compared to the previous year.

While the statistics themselves are telling, it’s worth remembering that taking out car insurance can give you peace of mind when it comes to protecting your vehicle. Several types of car insurance will cover you for theft, so make sure you review and ensure it’s suitable.

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