5 top things to do in Toronto

5 top things to do in Toronto More than just maple syrup and moose, Canada is a hugely popular and diverse country. As Canada Day approaches ever-nearer (1st July, in case you were wondering), we look at one of the …

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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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36% of claims related to medical expenses.

What are the most common travel insurance claims?

Think you don’t need travel insurance? Think again. Our recent survey revealed that travel insurance claims are surprisingly common. From poolside slips and sprained wrists to trip cancellation and cash loss, it’s important to have the right travel cover in …

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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. 

Travel insurance by telephone

What’s the best way to buy travel insurance?

What’s the best way to buy travel insurance? More and more holiday-lovers are choosing to buy their travel insurance online. But what does that mean for those who get travel insurance through their bank? And what’s the downside of price …

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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. 

perfect holiday

This is what your perfect holiday looks like (statistically speaking)

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside. Don’t we? Using data from our recent travel survey, we have compiled the most statistically spectacular holiday package. We're going to your favourite place, doing your favourite activities, with your favourite …

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bowel cancer

April: Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

April: Bowel Cancer Awareness Month Bowel cancer is the second biggest cancer killer in the UK. A diagnosis of the disease occurs every 15 minutes, with around 40,000 new diagnoses made each year. The good news? Early diagnosis makes for …

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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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