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Do I need a Safe Deposit Box?

Safety deposit boxes in Cork VaultsWhen I meet people and inform them that I am involved in the Safe Deposit Box business, I usually encounter responses such as “What requirement would I have for a Safe Deposit Box” orĀ  ” I have nothing of value to store in a Safe Deposit Box” or “I have a house alarm and a Safe at home”.

If you ask yourself the following questions it may help you in your decision process:

Have there been burglaries in your area in recent times? Have you items at home that are irreplaceable in the event of a home fire? Are you away from your home for extended periods due to work or holidays? Is your home contents insurance premium significant as a result various specified items on the policy? Have you cleared your mortgage and hold the title deeds? Are you worried about Irish Banks and if there was a Cypriot style bailout? Are you a business owner who stores large amounts of cash at home?

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Items Stored in Safe Deposit Boxes

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As an owner of a Safe Deposit Box facility, I constantly get asked the question “What is typically stored in a Safe Deposit Box?”

Firstly, I would like to state that we never know what a customer stores in their Safe Deposit Box. Each box contains a tray similar to the image attached. When a customer arrives at our facility, they remove the tray from the Safe Deposit Locker and take it to a private viewing room where there are no cameras and total privacy.

We generally advise clients to store items of value, items that are of sentimental value and items that are very difficult to replace if lost or stolen.


Typical Items Stored in a Safe Deposit Box include:

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