travel insurance

Fight for your rights: ‘Both Axa and Thomas Cook won’t pay out for my 20-hour flight delay’

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 | Article

No matter how great your holiday, it will end on a sour note if your flight home is delayed for hours.

Air Berlin files for insolvency but says passengers are unaffected

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 | News

Air Berlin (branded as ‘airberlin’) has today filed for insolvency, although it says flights will “continue as planned”.

Deal of the week: Jet off this autumn with £9.99 Ryanair flights

Friday, 11 August 2017 | News

The summer holidays might still be in full swing, but you can plan ahead and get a cheap autumn getaway with Ryanair.

Government to crack down on fraudulent travel sickness claims

Tuesday, 11 July 2017 | News

The government is looking to clamp down on the number of fraudulent travel sickness claims made by British holidaymakers.

Planning a staycation? Beware the pitfalls of relying on your home insurance

Friday, 30 June 2017 | News

Brits planning a staycation are being warned to make sure they have the right insurance in place, as loading up the car and heading for the coast comes with the same pitfalls as any holiday.

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).

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.