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Protect yourself abroad: insurance policies for all kinds of holidays

Make sure you read the small print before you set off

10th April, 2016
Travel insurance is getting cheaper, with the latest official figures from the Central Statistics Office pointing to a decline in the cost of cover of almost 6 per cent in the past year.

If you are planning a trip abroad this year – be it for a weekend break, a summer holiday or an extended adventure – don’t forget to look at your travel insurance options.

There’s a huge range of policies on offer, including single-trip cover, annual policies, and policies specifically designed for backpackers.

Most will cover the same sorts of scenarios, such as cancelled flights, missing baggage, medical expenses, stolen items, lost...

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