HSBC Home Insurance News and Reviews

March 2012 - 15% off Home Insurance. Available to new HSBC Home Insurance customers only. Offer ends 31 March 2012.


HSBC Home and Household Insurance Review.

HSBC Home Insurance allows you to tailor your policy to your needs. Add these to your home insurance policy for a small cost each month, providing you with extra peace of mind options include legal expenses, personal belongings and pedal cycles.

HSBC can offer both buildings insurance and home contents insurance.

With the HSBC you get

  • Immediate cover
  • Unlimited buildings sum insured 
  • 15% online discount for new customers.
  • Option to pay monthly or annually at no extra cost.
  • The majority of claims are settled over the phone, without the need to complete a claim form.

  • With the hsbc bank contents insurance you also get

  • 15% online discount for new customers.
  • Replacement of contents as new up to £50,000. (New for old cover does not apply to clothes and household linens.)
  • £3000 extra contents cover over Christmas for no additional charge. 

  • The excess payable on HSBC policies is

    On a standard claim is £100 (claims for subsidence carry a £1000 excess)
    There is no excess for Legal Services claims.
    There is no excess under Home Emergency Cover section.


    The HSBC Bank standard home contents insurance cover includes accidental damage to your radios, television sets (including digital set top boxes and satellite receivers) and computers, games, recording and audio equipment, mirrors and fixed glass in furniture. You can however increase this cover by taking out extra accidental damage cover.

    This extends the basic accidental damage to include cover for most contents and soft furnishings, like curtains and sofas for breakage and spillage e.g. if you spill a glass of red wine on your carpet you will be covered.

    Full information and the latest policy details can be found on the HSBC home insurance website.

    HSBC Insurance is provided by Aviva Insurance UK Limited.



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