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By Patrick Kearney
1 month ago

Understanding Income Protection Insurance

As its name suggests, Income Protection Insurance is a cover designed to ensure you will continue to receive an income if you are unable to work due to a disability or illness. Here we explain what Income Protection is and how it can benefit you!

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By Patrick Kearney
2 months ago

Second-hand Car GAP Insurance

Many people often wonder if they are able to buy GAP insurance fro their newly purchased, second-hand car. We at Bettersafe answer all your questions about how Gap Insurance applies to your second-hand car. 

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By Patrick Kearney
3 months ago

Everything You Need to Know About GAP Insurance

When you purchase a car, it is important to know that it will very likely depreciate in value. Surprisingly many people don't realise their insurance often doesn't cover the original cost of the car, but rather the value at the time of the car being written off. This article breaks down and explains everything you need to know about GAP insurance.

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By Patrick Kearney
3 months ago

How to Plan the Perfect Long Weekend Away During COVID

COVID has made it exceptionally difficult for all of us to get excited about any kind of holiday. Romantic city breaks have been cancelled, family events postponed, and holiday plans ruined.

With this in mind, we at Bettersafe have put together a how-to guide on planning your next long weekend.

Car Hire Excess and Why You Should Be Insured
By Patrick Kearney
4 months ago

Car Hire Excess and Why You Should Be Insured

As planes and trains present a certain degree of risk, hiring a car is quickly becoming a popular way of travelling around the country. But many do not consider the implications of the excess on their car hire policy.

The best places to travel in 2020
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
10 months ago

The best places to travel in 2020

Where to go next? Last year, Bettersafe created a list of the best destinations for 2019, this year, we come back with a list of five places to visit.

Important information about Travel Insurance and COVID19
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
10 months ago

Important information about Travel Insurance and COVID19

Because the World Health Organisation declared the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak a pandemic on 11th March 2020 this is now a known event. This affects the cover provided by Bettersafe Insurance policies.

How to avoid embarrassing yourself when you hire a car?
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
11 months ago

How to avoid embarrassing yourself when you hire a car?

Travelling could be stressful and, it could be even more stressful if you go to a different country than yours. Bettersafe would like to help you with some tips when you hire a car abroad.

What is CDW and SLI?
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
1 year ago

What is CDW and SLI?

Collision Damage waiver and supplemental liability insurance, known as CDW and SLI, are required if you hire a car to travel in or though in specific countries such as America. But, are they necessary? Do I need them if I travel to Europe?

Holiday money savings top tips
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
1 year ago

Holiday money savings top tips

The money you have put aside for that upcoming holiday is designed to be spent on enjoying yourself. The more you have to spend, the better you might be able to do just that. These money-saving tips, therefore, might help to make sure that your money goes around more than enough to get maximum enjoyment from your holiday.

5 reasons why standalone car rental insurance can save you money
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
1 year ago

5 reasons why standalone car rental insurance can save you money

Typically, a package giving you reasonably extensive cover against such risks is included by the car rental company in the cost of hiring the vehicle. Since this cover is also likely to carry a hefty excess – between £1,000 and £1,500 or more – the rental company is almost certain to offer you further hire car excess insurance.

Tips when handing the car hire back
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
1 year ago

Tips when handing the car hire back

Handing back your hire car requires some care if you are going to avoid being charged for damage you are blamed for causing.

Things you need to consider before taking a road trip
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
1 year ago

Things you need to consider before taking a road trip

The appeal of the open road may be something to spark off the adventurer and explorer in many of us. Once in Europe, of course, those open roads may lead to any number of fascinatingly different countries and parts of the world – each with their different sights, sounds, smells, and culture.

Thoughts about Brexit?
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
1 year ago

Thoughts about Brexit?

Thoughts about Brexit? Either way, it looks as if it’s coming. Bettersafe would like to help to all the British people who are living abroad. In 2017 there were 784,900 UK citizens, excluding Ireland. (Source: ONS, UK Home Office). Seven out of ten are living in Spain, France and Germany.

What is covered and what isn't covered by my Travel Insurance?
By Alejandra Fernández Carriedo
1 year ago

What is covered and what isn't covered by my Travel Insurance?

Bettersafe has recently launched a new product: Travel Insurance.

We would like to give you a quick guide as to what is, and what isn't covered by Bettersafe Travel insurance.