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Six things to consider when buying travel insurance

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Travel insurance is a holiday essential provided you get the right sort of cover. Mhairi Edwards, head of travel at Confused.com, explains all.

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Avoid these common insurance rip-offs

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There has been a sharp increase in complaints about the likes of home and car insurance over the past few years. Here's how to avoid falling foul of some of the more common traps.

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When can the British Embassy help you out?

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Nearly 50,000 Brits sought help from the Foreign Office last year when they ran into serious problems abroad.

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Does auto-renewal benefit consumers or insurers?

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Car insurance auto-renewal ensures drivers don't accidently end up without cover. But with rising renewal costs, does this benefit consumers - or insurers?

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Travellers with health conditions warned

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Travellers with pre-existing health issues are being urged to keep their insurer informed about their medical status, or risk voiding their cover.

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Put the brakes on bike thieves

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If the summer sun and Tour de France have inspired you to get on your bike make sure you have security and insurance in place to protect against theft.

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90% say smartphone favourite holiday companion

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Nine out of ten Brits say their smartphone is their favourite holiday companion, finds new research. But are your gadgets covered if they go walkabout?

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How home insurance can protect your phone against theft

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Thinking of taking out mobile phone insurance? We look at how to find the right cover - and why home insurance could offer the best deal.

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Thousands to benefit from new flood insurance deal

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Homeowners living in flood-affected areas will be able to buy cover for their homes in future after the government struck a new agreement with insurers.

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How the same travel cover can cost £60 more

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Thousands of holidaymakers every year are persuaded to buy insurance by travel agents, holiday firms and airlines. But many end up paying over the odds. We take a closer look.

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