Archives From June 2018
Guide to buying Travel Insurance
Some useful info and pointers to help you make an informed purchase Travel Insurance is probably one of the most complex insurances to understand, we all know that we should have it when we travel, but do we really know what we are buying? It is als[…]
New Medical Conditions
What you should do What happens if you’ve already purchased your travel insurance (because you always get travel insurance when you book a trip, we hope...?) and are subsequently diagnosed with a new or different condition? What about if your […]
Travelling With Medication
What to do (and what not to do) By the time we’re old enough and wise enough to do some serious travelling, most of us also have one or two medicines that we take on a daily basis. Here are our top tips for safe and healthy travel with those m[…]
All About ATOL
Is your holiday protected? ATOL bonding was a hot topic in January 2017 when All Leisure Holidays Ltd ceased trading, and around 13 000 people found their cruise bookings cancelled. Fortunately, ATOL protection was created for just such a situation[…]
What can you do to avoid it? We’re sure you’ve seen the news coverage of a US man who was dragged from his seat on a United Airlines flight, and the subsequent outrage at overbooking that has followed. Did you know that overbooking is […]
Cruise Medical Care
Make sure you have all the cover you need You’re going on a cruise! Hooray! Make sure it’s the trip of a lifetime and avoid unpleasant, expensive surprises – especially when it comes to your health- Don’t take any chances! B[…]
Why is it NOT a good idea as a couple to have separate travel insurance policies?
We see this a lot, and it is false economy.... Just supposing you and your partner have your own separate travel insurance policies..... have you actually thought about what a risk this could be? Let us look at some different scenarios first; 1) […]
Brexit And Your Bookings
Will you be affected? There has been a lot of talk lately about Brexit and the effects that a “no deal” exit from the EU could have on flight and holiday bookings, including the grounding of flights between the UK and EU, and 17 other co[…]
How can travel insurance protect you when the snow and ice arrives?
We should not be surprised that dreadful weather happens from time to time, after all we live in the UK. But what would happen if you were about to head off on your holidays – maybe you have a holiday or trip away planned for the winter months,[…]
The Golden Rules of Travel Insurance
Know your cover! If ever there was a financial product that people seem to take for granted, it's travel insurance. As one journalist wrote recently, “We leave it until the eve of our journey to buy it. We quickly purchase it online, if we bot[…]
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- European Travel Insurance Conference
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- Travel Insurance Pays
- Choose Your Brand Of Luxury Cruise
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- Soaring overseas medical costs
- Guide to buying Travel Insurance
- New Medical Conditions