Safe Deposit Box: To Buy or To Rent

Passport, birth certificate and other important documents are needed to be stored in a safe place. In my case, my essential documents should be kept in a home security box safe from theft, fire and flood.

But I am considering a bank safety deposit box as it can provide additional security. However, only a few banks here in DC offer such service. Plus, the overall cost of renting a bank safety deposit box is more expensive than purchasing a home security box.

...weighing options...pondering...

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