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Holiday firms Late Rooms and Super Break stop trading

The parent company of travel firms Late Rooms and Super Break has gone into administration - if you've booked a trip or you're on holiday at the moment, here's what you need to know

2 August 2019

New rules set to help travellers with medical conditions access insurance

Travel insurance firms would need to direct customers with pre-existing medical conditions to providers that can cover them, under new proposals

16 July 2019

Monzo launches a premium account – but is it any good?

App-only bank Monzo has launched a premium service – but is it any good?

25 April 2019

Top packaged bank account to stop insuring over-70s unless they pay more

Nationwide is to lower the maximum age covered by its packaged bank account travel insurance from 75 to 70, while raising the surcharge paid by older customers from £50 to £65

3 October 2018

Some travel insurers hiked premiums by 2000% for mental health problems

Research shows 45% of people with mental health problems never disclose their illness to their travel insurer

22 August 2018

Millions with long-term illnesses struggle to access travel insurance

More than 15 million people with pre-existing medical conditions feel

25 June 2018

Three million let their EHIC expire last year - check yours now

Almost three million people let their European Health Insurance Card run out in 2017

13 March 2018

Hurricane Irma travel disruption - your rights

Travel to and from the Caribbean and Florida has been severely disrupted – here's what you need to know

8 September 2017

Ryanair to cut cabin baggage allowance

Budget airline Ryanair has announced that only priority boarding customers will be able to take two bags into the cabin

6 September 2017

16 things about travel insurance they DON'T tell you

Dreams of sun could turn to financial nightmares if you don't spot the loopholes in your travel insurance

8 June 2017

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