This Month's Top Articles
Travel Insurance UK news (page 23):
|Brits 'cut travel insurance' to save money|
|12th February 2009|
|In a bid to save money during the current economic downturn, many Brits are sacrificing their travel insurance, new research has revealed.|
Around 24 per cent of respondents to a survey conducted by American Express claimed travel insurance would be one of the first things to go in order to ...
|Brits 'could save money by caravanning'|
|11th February 2009|
|Brits looking to cut down the costs of their travel insurance and have a cheaper holiday may want to consider caravanning, one organisation has suggested.|
The National Caravan Council (NCC) claims that such a break is a good way of controlling expenses as it does not cost much more than bei...
|More Brits 'using price comparison sites to book holidays'|
|5th February 2009|
|People planning their summer holidays and thinking about purchasing travel insurance may want to take heed of advice from one company.|
Trivargo UK claims that consumers should always check price comparison websites before booking any holidays as this is one of the best ways to find good dea...
|ABI: Check travel insurance policies in snowy weather|
|4th February 2009|
|The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has advised Brits on whether their travel insurance policy will cover them if their flights are delayed in the snowy weather.|
According to the body, travel insurance cover usually begins when passengers have been delayed for the time specified in th...
|Brits 'jetting further abroad on long-haul flights'|
|3rd February 2009|
|Brits may be buying travel insurance and jetting further abroad as the cost of flights is coming down, one organisation has suggested.|
In the opinion of ABTA The Travel Association, it is now more affordable for people to go on long haul flights because the cost has come down "d...
|Travel insurance evaders 'could face court action'|
|29th January 2009|
|Holidaymakers who go away without taking out travel insurance could end up facing official action, they have been warned.|
According to InsureandGo, if an uninsured traveller causes injury to another person and the victim cannot work, modern litigation means that the responsible party may be...
|Hostels 'provide cheaper holiday alternative during recession'|
|28th January 2009|
|Holidaymakers shopping around for the best deals on their travel insurance may be interested to hear about another way in which they can save money when going on a break.|
Hostelling International claims that hostels are an alternative accommodation option for people who are searching for ch...
|Uninsured holidaymakers branded "irresponsible"|
|27th January 2009|
|British holidaymakers have been warned by one company that it is "irresponsible" to jet off without travel insurance.|
According to Greenbee.com, getting adequate cover is "more and more important" because of the risks that are faced by people who decide to travel.
|Demand 'driving up hotel rates'|
|24th January 2009|
|Holidaymakers shopping around on the internet for their travel insurance may find that prices on hotel rooms are going up.|
According to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), many hoteliers have driven up their room rates because of high demand.
This means that some four-star establishments...
|Lack of travel insurance 'could leave holidaymakers stranded'|
|23rd January 2009|
|Airline failure could leave up to 100,000 people who are going on holiday without travel insurance stranded overseas, it has been claimed.|
Thomson and First Choice claim that 20 million people in the UK will make unprotected travel arrangements this year.
It is predicted that up to...