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Best Bits of Booming Birmingham

Best Bits of Booming Birmingham

Did you know that Britain’s second-largest city, Birmingham, is also one that is booming?  Next to a brand new modern library, a high ranked University and beautifully renovated Victorian buildings, there are also new parks, public spaces, and extravagant new residential and commercial buildings. Of course we cannot forget to mention the outstanding Mailbox and Bullring shopping malls and th... »

How To Get The Best All Inclusive Holiday Deal

How To Get The Best All Inclusive Holiday Deal

There are various reasons why you might choose an all inclusive holiday, value for money and ease of planning are the obvious. But if you’ve never been on one, you might be wondering what all the fuss is about. We take a look at the all inclusive to give you some idea of what to expect and why to consider taking one.   Why Go All Inclusive? Price – upfront prices are always more e... »

The CallmeSavvy Guide To Travel Insurance: Backpackers

The CallmeSavvy Guide To Travel Insurance: Backpackers

Our final part on travel insurance focuses on the backpackers, a specialist group who typically need long-term and sometimes high risk cover.   Why You Need Specific Backpacker Insurance Most standard travel policies restrict the length of trip to 30 days, and most backpacking trips have barely left the city they flew into by this time. So you’ll need a policy that will last as long as you do... »

The CallmeSavvy Guide To Travel Insurance: Over 65’s

The CallmeSavvy Guide To Travel Insurance: Over 65’s

For those of you who are retired or over the traditional entry age to “old” you might find that travelling has become something that you’d like to do quite often, especially if the family have fled the nest. Like other demographics, the over 65’s can be catered for with specialist insurance.   Value For Money Insurance companies see the over 65’s as a higher risk group and so the premiums are... »

The CallmeSavvy Guide To Travel Insurance: Family Insurance

The CallmeSavvy Guide To Travel Insurance: Family Insurance

As part of our guide to travel insurance we’ll be taking a look at family specific policies.   What Are The Benefits Of Family Specific Insurance? Aside from the key benefits of travel insurance such as medical costs and even repatriation should you fall ill, family policies can also offer; Cancellation cover should you not be able to travel Baggage & travel money cover Documentation cove... »

Merry Christmas Everyone!!

Merry Christmas Everyone!!

Merry Christmas to all our Savvy readers. We’ll be back after the festivities to provide with more ways to save you time, effort and money!   From all of the team we hope you have a very Merry Christmas!   The Savvy Elfs   Header Image Credit »

The CallmeSavvy Guide To Travel Insurance

The CallmeSavvy Guide To Travel Insurance

Over the next few days we’ll be taking you through the necessity that is travel insurance, as well as focussing on some specific products that could save you time and hassle. To kick off, we’ll be explaining travel insurance in general to give you a good understanding of what it is and why you should have it.   Why Is It So Important?   Like all insurance, Travel Insurance is essentially... »

Driving A Hire Car Abroad: Top Tips

Driving A Hire Car Abroad: Top Tips

You’ll have noticed that our Travel section has been about car hire these last few days and so to round this up we’ve got a couple of must-do checks and tips before setting off to save you time and money.   Check Your License – make sure this is valid, is in both parts (for now, this will change soon) and that you are qualified to drive the type of vehicle you are renting. Some locations requ... »

Hiring A Car? Take A Look At These Main Policies

Hiring A Car? Take A Look At These Main Policies

Hiring a car either at home or abroad can come with a few hidden dangers both financially and in terms of safety. Here’s some things to look out for next time you hire. Fuel Policy – check the fuel policy with your rental company as they can be literally opposites depending on who you rent with. Some will require that the car returns full up, some empty. Depending on your length of hire these agre... »

Hire Car Insurance: The Best Ways To Save Money When Hiring Your Holiday Car

Hire Car Insurance: The Best Ways To Save Money When Hiring Your Holiday Car

We’re used to shopping around for the best deal on rental rates when we hire a car. We’ve even got savvy to the petrol charges on many agreements as well. What we’re less confident about are the insurance arrangements though and often we’ll buy the standard insurance that lacks cover, or pay way over the odds for “anything can happen” cover. Here at CallmeSavvy we want you to get the best deal on ... »

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