This Month's Top Articles
Travel Insurance UK news (page 23):
|Biba: Don't leave home without travel insurance|
|25th October 2008|
|Travel insurance is "very cheap" and therefore people should not take the risk of leaving home for a holiday without it, it has been suggested.|
The British Insurance Brokers' Association (Biba) claims that it only costs around £14 a week to be properly covered while on holida...
|Half-term travel money saving tips from Tesco|
|22nd October 2008|
|The half-term holidays are now approaching and this can always be an expensive week for parents with children, especially if going away on holiday.|
Therefore Tesco Personal Finance has given some advice on ways to save money.
Considering the price of travel insurance and organising...
|Website encourages holidaymakers to take out travel insurance|
|16th October 2008|
|The importance of travel insurance has been highlighted on one website which emphasises that holidaymakers must make sure they are protected in case of accidents abroad.|
Travel Blackboard says that the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade deals with around 20,000 cases of Aust...
|Brits moving abroad 'to escape the credit crunch'|
|14th October 2008|
|Britons may be looking to change their insurance policies to cover them while they are abroad as a survey has revealed many are considering working overseas.|
Cater Allen Private Bank has found that 2.1 million people are planning to move away due to the troubled economy and high unemploymen...
|Credit crunch 'not putting people off their holiday'|
|11th October 2008|
|People may still be looking to buy travel insurance during the credit crunch as many are choosing not to sacrifice their holidays abroad while money is tight.|
According to TUI Travel UK, customers do not see their main holiday of the year as a luxury, but more of a necessity they do not wan...
|Travellers 'want more protection'|
|4th October 2008|
|More people are booking holidays through tour operators as a result of the collapse of airline XL, it has been claimed.|
Derek Moore, the chairman of the Association of Independent Tour Operators, stated that there has been a "surge" in the amount of people booking through firms th...
|Travel insurance warning for backpackers|
|1st October 2008|
|Backpackers who jet off with incorrect travel insurance are putting their families at serious risk, according to a travel expert. |
Tom Griffiths, founder of gapyear.com, warned that travellers with insufficient insurance risk putting their parents homes and life savings in danger.
|Holidaymakers told 'not to travel without insurance'|
|30th September 2008|
|People going on adventure holidays or trips that involve dangerous sports have been warned they are "crazy" not to get travel insurance.|
Endsleigh Insurance has said that it is "vital" to get insurance but added the credit crunch means many people are taking risks and le...
|Credit crunch 'brings families together for holidays'|
|30th September 2008|
|People are being encouraged to book travel insurance and go on family holidays to save money during the credit crunch.|
New figures from Saga show that 44 per cent of adults in their late 20s have started going on holiday with their parents again, with more than a third of these doing so to ...
|Stranded holidaymakers 'not protected by all travel insurance'|
|26th September 2008|
|Most travel insurance policies do not cover holidaymakers in the event of the tour operator or air carrier shutting down, according to one expert.|
Malcolm Tarling from the Association of British Insurers said that although travel insurance covers certain circumstances -for example cancellat...