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insurance choice awards

Vote for your favourites for a chance to win £1,000

You’re probably more familiar with the X Factor than the Insurance Choice Awards. Don’t worry. Your say is just as important - and you could bag yourself £1,000 just for voting. Here’s everything you need to know. 

Leiomyosarcoma Cancer

July: Leiomyosarcoma Cancer Awareness Month

Leiomyosarcoma cancer: it’s an uncommon disease. And as such it needs more awareness than ever this July. Here's how we're helping.

Erb's palsy is a birth injury covered by World First insurance that results in damage to an infant's brachial plexus – a system of nerves in the shoulder and upper arm.

You should know about Erb’s Palsy Awareness Week

You should know about Erb’s Palsy Awareness Week Chances are you don’t know about Erb’s palsy. (If you do, you should probably still read this article.) Here to change that and highlight why all expectant parents should be aware is …

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six reasons our customers choose to stay safe with World First when booking holiday insurance

6 reasons our customers choose World First

Choosing a travel insurance policy isn’t easy. Chalk that up to the massive variety on offer. Here are six reasons our customers choose to stay safe with World First when booking a holiday. 

Your pet hates about travel insurance - and how World First helps

Your pet hates about travel insurance – and how World First helps

We asked, you told. Here’s a summary of the things that get your goat about buying travel insurance - and a guide to how you can dodge your dislikes with World First. 

type of travel insurance policy

Which type of travel insurance is right for you?

Which type of travel insurance is right for you? Most people buy single trip or annual travel insurance policies. But you could save money by getting something slightly different; something that’s better suited to your travel plans. 

8 steps to a stress-free holiday

8 steps to a stress-free holiday

Stress can be serious - impinging hugely on your quality of life. Holidays can be a great antidote to your anxieties. But unless you are prepared, jetting off can sometimes create stress of its own. Well, worry no more. Banish …

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Travel insurance for seniors

Travel insurance for seniors: it doesn’t have to be so gloomy!

Travel insurance for seniors: it doesn’t have to be so gloomy! A recent article by This Is Money lamented how expensive it is for senior travellers to buy travel insurance. But the article failed to mention one or two things …

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medical travel insurance

The World First customer service rep chasing a PhD in cancer research

It's no secret that we like to think of ourselves as experts in medical travel insurance. Our in-depth medical screening allows us to get a better understanding of our customers’ conditions, so we can provide fairer prices. That’s why we’d …

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Medical Travel Insurance

Celebrating fairer medical travel insurance for Rare Disease Day

Rare Disease Day takes place on 28th February. It's a day devoted to raising awareness about uncommon medical conditions and the difficulties faced by people living with them. Getting affordable travel insurance can be one such problem. With us, it …

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