Exchange Rates Tweets
Every movement on the most popular exchange rates as well as special offers are now being tweeted (or ‘chirped’) live every day. We are monitoring the most popular and frequently compared currencies on compareholidaymoney.com and make sure that when these rates shift we will let you know.
Travel Insurance Special Offers
With many special offers and online only deals and incentives being offered by travel insurers right now we will try to include the latest deals into our twitter feed. Read more... (142 words, 2 images, estimated 34 secs reading time)
It is really hard to not expose yourself to the risk of identity theft when you are abroad. Most of us do not walk around with our passports in our pockets at home but we do when we are on holiday. As you can imagine there is no better document for the identity thief that a UK passport. Read more... (476 words, 1 image, estimated 1:54 mins reading time)
Last time I explained a little about how we arrive at our quotes and this time I will share a little more about the quotes we show you.
Before we launched our service we spent a lot of time looking at the competition, obviously we wanted to include what they did well and improve on what they did badly. That seems easy enough, but we soon discovered some of the features we saw and didn’t like were compromises to show all the information needed to provide a useful service without overloading the site user. Read more... (660 words, 1 image, estimated 2:38 mins reading time)
When I renewed my home and contents insurance last month I used a popular comparison website, I got my quotes, picked a winner and bought my cover. That should have been the end of it. Instead I have been having to unsubscribe from email quotes, fending of telesales calls and stuffing the recycling with home insurance quotes I don’t want. It is not just that I don’t want them, I have just bought home insurance, I really do not need home insurance right now. I am pretty sure that I did not miss the little tick box opting out of being contacted, I guess it is buried deep in the terms and conditions that this is what I am signing up to when I use their site. Read more... (410 words, 1 image, estimated 1:38 mins reading time)