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best of your gap year?

Sustainable holidays:
The Whats, the Whys and the Hows

Travel safe:
Tips and advice
on avoiding crime

Winter sports
and activities:
Hints and tips

Family travel insurance explained:
What you need to know

How to stay healthy while you're away:
Hints and tips

Over 65s
travel insurance

Holiday cancellation:
What you need to know

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Things you need to know about Over 50s life insurance:
Premiums stop after your 90th birthday but you still enjoy cover for the rest of your life. In the first year, if you die from natural causes we will refund any premiums, or if you die as a result of an accident, we will pay your cash sum. After the first year regardless of the cause of death we will pay your cash sum. Depending on how long you live, the total sum paid in premiums may be more than the cash sum payable on death. If you stop paying your premiums before the end of your policy your cover will stop 30 days after your missed premium and you won’t get anything back. This isn’t a savings or investment product and has no cash value unless a valid claim is made. Inflation will reduce the buying power of your cash sum in the future.

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