travel insurance

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).

A quarter auto-renew travel insurance – shop around to cut costs

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | News

Almost a quarter of people simply auto-renew their existing travel insurance policy – even if the price has increased, according to a Moneywise survey of more than 10,000 readers.

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.

Last minute holidaymakers miss out on cancellation cover

Friday, 28 April 2017 | News

More than half of holidaymakers purchase travel insurance in the week before their departure, even though this means missing out on the benefits of cancellation cover.

Winter sports lovers failing to check their insurance: ensure you're protected

Tuesday, 06 December 2016 | News

A third of snow lovers fail to check whether they are covered for winter sports before they hit the slopes, according to research from ABTA – the association of UK travel agents – in partnership with the Foreign and...

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.

Don't let cheap travel insurance ruin your holiday

Tuesday, 07 June 2016 | News

Failing to read the small print on travel insurance policies could leave holidaymakers out of pocket and at risk.

Your skiing insurance stories

Monday, 09 November 2015 | Article

Kayley Dhillon was a confident skier when she headed for the slopes on the first day of her holiday in Les Arcs, a popular French ski resort.