Don't take a holiday from travel cover

As more and more people scale down on travel insurance, it is vital you know what you're getting for the price of different premiums, writes Emma Kennedy.

31st March, 2012
Don't take a holiday from travel cover
Family cover may be a cost-effective insurance option. Photo: Getty

Holidays this year could well be a muted affair for Irish families, as worries about the financial future continue to weigh on people's minds.

However, if you do intend to travel abroad, make sure you shop around and read the small print when taking out travel insurance, to ensure you get a policy that meets your needs and provides adequate cover at the right price.

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