#1 – Don’t Pack Valuable Item in Checked Bags
Thieves are everywhere—surprisingly, even among airport staff. So you’d do yourself a favor of remembering that next time on your about to check your bags at some airport. You won’t find this one in any checked baggage rules book, but you have to hear us out on this one.
Don’t pack anything that is dear to your heart or is very valuable that it could tempt thieves. However, if you pack such things by mistake, make sure to remove them and put them in your carry-on bag instead.