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Over 80 and looking for travel insurance? Here's a good tip

A reader recommends a company that makes the process easy

25 August 2019 - 00:00 By staff reporter

Regarding the question of travel insurance for older travellers, US company Global Underwriters ( was recommended to me by my insurance broker. There is no age limit, although medical cover is limited to $20,000 for over-80s. Medical evacuation and repatriation is $500,000.

You can buy the insurance online - it's as easy as pie...

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