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qatar air flight cancellations
22 November 2017
Bad News for Kiwis heading to Bali who haven't yet taken out travel Insurance. After months of activity and monitoring, Mount Agung, Bali, Indonesia has erupted (albeit a small one).

qatar air flight cancellations
13 June 2017
Recently the Gulf countries have cut diplomatic ties to Qatar, including air travel to and from Doha. Find out where you stand in terms of travel insurance and if a flight cancellation would be covered in this event.
1 August 2015

Whether you’re a vacation veteran or a first time flyer, a natural disaster can cause a flurry of frustration. Whilst you can’t always plan for the unexpected, a good understanding of your travel insurance policy can help to smooth over any holiday hurdles.

1 December 2014

Kiwis needing travel insurance can now receive $20 off any case of wine at when comparing their travel insurance.

travel insurance comparison welcomes worldcare
1 January 2015

We give a warm welcome to Worldcare, the latest insurer to be added to our panel!

xmas travel insurance savings
1 November 2014

For the thousands of Kiwi's who will be travelling overseas and domestically to visit friends and family this holiday season - the good news according to travel insurance experts is that there is still plenty of time to get a good deal on your travel insurance.

insurance comparison NZ
1 October 2014

New Zealand provides huge growth opportunities for online aggregators.

webjet joins comparison
1 October 2014

Travel insurance quotes from Webjet are now available online to Australian and New Zealand travellers through Compare Travel Insurance.

Columbus Direct joins comparison
1 September 2014

New Zealand travel insurance comparison website, is pleased to announce Columbus Direct as the latest insurer to be added to its panel. 

STA joins Compare travel insurance
1 July 2014

We are pleased to announce STA Travel have been added to our panel, with more insurers joining in the coming weeks.

1 June 2014

If you’re turning to price-comparison sites to find insurance, trying to decide on which policy to buy can be baffling. We help to explain the ins and outs of travel insurance comparisons and what to look for in a policy.

1 March 2014

When does travel insurance actually cover for delays and cancellation? Many travellers misunderstand that their travel insurance covers them for all cancelled or missed travel arrangements, which is not the case.

new zealanders don't compare
1 November 2012

A recent study by leading global research agency, Millward Brown, found that 42 per cent of New Zealand travellers do not compare providers and go with the first travel insurer they find.

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