Don’t let your medical condition spoil your summer

  It’s not often we go snooping around. But with the summer holidays coming up fast and lots of people looking to get away, we thought it’d be interesting to do a little mystery shopping. We know – from what …

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Wouldn’t it be great if your holiday insurance paid out every time?

Insurance company holiday cancellation insurance cover doesn't always pay out, World First Hotelsure and Cancelsure does

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Insurers, risk and pre-existing medical conditions

Insurers, risk and pre-existing medical conditions Actuaries are a conservative bunch. It's said that they're the ones that found accounting and insurance a little too exciting. They spend their days among tables and charts that they use to calculate the …

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Free travel insurance with your home insurance

Is the free travel insurance that comes with home insurance such a good deal. Not if you're over 65 and/or have a pre-existing medical condition

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What’s stopping you travelling until you’re 100?

What's stopping you travelling until you're 100? It’s official: 60 is the new 40, 70 is the new 50 and – well you get the picture.  If the silver surfer phenomenon continues, we will all be travelling well into our …

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Old or ill? Can’t get travel insurance?

Old or ill? Can't get travel insurance? There is a widely held idea that once you get beyond a certain age, you won't be able to get travel insurance any more. Just like the idea that life insurance companies get …

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So what does travel insurance actually cover?

So what does travel insurance actually cover? Travel insurance, like any other insurance, is always too expensive until you need it. Then, it miraculously turns into something of a shrewd investment. There seems to be a lot of mystery around …

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Silver surfers? Going down the piste for the first time

Silver surfers? Going down the piste for the first time Never mind police constables and teachers getting younger by the day, it seems that now the population on the snow slopes is getting older and older. Increased life expectancy and …

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