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The travel insurance section of moneysavingexpert.com is full of useful tips for savings money on policies, as well as pitfalls and traps you should avoid. Some of the topics covered include:
How to get a free EHIC card for Euro travel – the website explains that the EHIC is a good start when arranging protection abroad, but there are lots of things it does not cover e.g:
Use the annual vs. single trip tool – the site provides a questionnaire tool to help you decide which type of policy is most suited to your needs, and a number of other important things to consider before you buy your policy.
Travel insurance best buys – This section compares the cheapest prices from a number of price comparison websites for a range of different policy types
Will the policy pay out? Q&A – Information about how to make sure your insurer will definitely pay out when you need them to.
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