With thousands of football fans about to jet off to Brazil Scott Gorman, Head of Sainsbury’s Travel Insurance says:
“If you are planning the trip of a lifetime, like visiting Brazil, we would encourage you to make sure that you have a good travel insurance policy in place. Brazil does not provide free access to medical care and the cost of treatment can be expensive.”
Some travel money tips from Sainsbury’s Bank:
Before you go:
While you’re away:
Sainsbury’s Bank Travel Money is provided by Travelex. Sainsbury’s Bank Travel Insurance is administered by FirstAssist Insurance Services, which is a trading style of Cigna Insurance Services (Europe) Limited.
For further information, please contact:
Ian Morris / Tom Wilson
Citigate Dewe Rogerson
020 7282 1037 / 2842
0131 338 2863
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Sainsbury’s was the first major British supermarket to open a bank, commencing trading in February 1997. Benefiting from a fantastic, trusted brand that enables us to combine the shopping experience with personal finance, Sainsbury’s Bank provides a range of quality products including insurances, credit cards, savings and loans. Our proposition is to make shopping more rewarding by offering customers great products at fair prices, while consistently rewarding shoppers for their loyalty and being easy to do business with at all times. Our products consistently top best buy tables and regularly win awards for quality, price and service.
Sainsbury’s Bank is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority (register no. 184514). Sainsbury’s Bank is a member of the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.
About Travelex: Travel Money online and in store is provided by Travelex Agency Services Limited, registered number 4621879. Sainsbury’s Travel Money ordered by telephone is provided by Travelex Currency Services Limited, registered number 03797356. Registered office for both companies: 65 Kingsway, London WC2B 6TD.
Cash Passport: Cash Passport™ is issued by R. Raphael & Sons plc, pursuant to license by MasterCard International. MasterCard and the MasterCard Brand Mark are registered trademarks of MasterCard International Incorporated. www.cashpassport.com
Travelex In 1976, Lloyd Dorfman opened the first Travelex Bureau de Change on Southampton Row, London. He is now the Chairman of the world’s leading foreign exchange specialists. We trade in over 80 currencies and in 25 countries.
Customers can find Travelex online and in over 1,500 stores, including all the major airports. Travelex has over 1,250 ATMs around the world and takes care of foreign currency services for partners including banks, supermarkets and travel agencies, extending our reach to over 100 countries and 20,000 locations.
Travelex continues to grow the geographic reach, both organically and through targeted acquisitions in growth markets. Recent acquisitions include FX Africa in South Africa and Grupo Confidence, the largest consumer foreign exchange specialist in Brazil. www.travelex.co.uk
Sainsbury’s Bank Travel Insurance is administered by FirstAssist Insurance Services, which is a trading style of Cigna Insurance Services (Europe) Limited. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. It is underwritten by Great Lakes Reinsurance (UK) PLC. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.