travel

Beware travel insurance policies that don’t add up: check you’re covered

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 | News

Holidaymakers should always take out insurance to protect themselves against the worst happening.

Holidaymakers face rising prices due to fraudulent sickness claims

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 | News

Consumers making fraudulent sickness claims on their travel insurance are driving prices up for other holidaymakers and putting themselves at risk of jail time.

Regulator to probe travel insurance market for cancer sufferers

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 | News

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has launched an industry consultation to see how the travel insurance market can be improved for people with cancer.

Travelling to Europe? Don’t confuse EHICs with travel insurance – you need both

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 | News

Holidaymakers have been warned by GoCompare.com to check their travel insurance cover, and to ensure they are not over-reliant on their European Health Insurance Card (EHIC).

Scam watch: the holiday scams to be on your guard for this summer

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 | News

Holidaymakers are being warned to stay vigilant when they travel abroad this summer, with a number of scams being targeted at travellers.

Don’t get burnt – the best cards to use abroad in summer 2017

Thursday, 25 May 2017 | Article

Summer is upon us and thoughts are turning to sun-kissed beaches and foreign adventures.

Four in 10 travel policies exclude cruises: check your cover before setting sail

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 | News

Cruise travellers could be in danger of having insufficient travel insurance for their trip, warns financial information business Defaqto.

Five major airlines warned to stop refusing flight delay compensation claims

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 | News

American Airlines, Emirates, Etihad, Singapore Airlines, and Turkish Airlines, have been warned to stop refusing to pay flight delay compensation claims – or face court action.

City Survivors: Read your travel quote’s Ts&Cs

Tuesday, 26 July 2016 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

I recently asked my travel insurer, Holidaysafe, for a renewal quote.

Planning a grown-up gap year? How three families achieved their dream

Friday, 15 July 2016 | Article

Here’s how two families and one lone traveller achieved their dreams of seeing the world.