World Heart Day on 29th September 2016 is the World Heart Federation’s (and the world’s!) biggest platform for raising awareness about Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs). CVDs are diseases of the heart or blood vessels, commonly referred to as heart disease or stroke. A lot of the lifestyle choices for better heart health may seem obvious, but … Read more29th September is World Heart Day 2016
On August 9th 2016, Free Spirit celebrated the 70th birthday of one of their longest serving members of staff, Mary Holt (Manager) who joined in June 2000. Since then, Mary has received much praise from the clients she has helped to arrange travel cover for, allowing them to enjoy breaks and holidays. Awards for ‘Personal … Read moreMary Holt celebrates her 70th birthday
Free Spirit was featured in the Mail on Sunday on 23rd July 2016 as one of a few specialist travel insurance providers being able to help people of any age with serious health problems get cover to travel. Peter Hayman, Managing Director of Free Spirit, was quoted in the article: ‘In terms of cost, it … Read moreFree Spirit features in Mail on Sunday for specialist travel cover
We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website with a refreshed, cleaner design and improved quote and buy journey. Having listened to your feedback, we have made a number of changes all designed to help make it easier for you to find key information about Free Spirit, including the cover choices available … Read moreFree Spirit launches ‘all new’ website
If you have a medical condition or disability finding a specialist travel insurance provider can seem like hard work sometimes, especially when some standard policies can’t offer cover. But without adequate travel insurance to cover your medical condition(s), an injury or illness abroad can lead to thousands of pounds in medical bills. Many specialist travel … Read moreCan smoking increase the cost of my travel insurance?
Marks & Spencer Premium Club is available to M&S credit card holders and the club benefits range from; vouchers for food and clothes discounts, free cups of coffee at in-store cafes and travel insurance under the age of 70. However, the cost of the Premium Club is soon to increase. It has recently been reported … Read moreDo you have travel insurance with the Marks & Spencer Premium Club?
We want everybody to travel no matter their age and it is important that they are not put off enjoying holidays or making important trips in their later years because they wrongly believe themselves to be ‘uninsurable’. An older traveller does not necessarily pose any greater ‘risk’ just because they have another birthday. As we … Read moreAnnual Travel insurance for medical conditions
I know from personal experience when you find the perfect holiday destination, you question why you would want to go anywhere else in the future. My family and I have returned to our favourite resort in Skiathos twice so far, because we have made great family memories there. I think blue skies adorned with brilliant … Read moreAre you a ‘boomerang tourist’?
I know from experience that finding good affordable travel insurance cover can be difficult and even stressful at times especially if you have a pre-existing medical condition or disability. My daughter & I have both have medical conditions and prior to me working for Free Spirit, I used to dread the thought of trying to … Read moreMake sure your medical conditions are fully covered when travelling abroad
Spring is finally here and people’s mood rising because the sun has finally emerged from its 6 months hibernation. I think we can now say the 2014 holiday planning season has officially begun. I like most people look forward to this time of year so we can start to plan our next adventure abroad and … Read moreBenefits of travel insurance for a summer holiday