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Cash, credit or cheque on Black Friday?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 25, 2016

Today is Black Friday, the big sale day that originates from the start of sales in the USA the day after Thanksgiving. How will you be paying for your purchases… Read more…

10 EU travel rights you may not know

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, August 12, 2016

Know your summer travel rights before you set forth by train, boat or plane. Whether you’re pro- or anti-European Union, wherever you live in the EU, there’s one area of… Read more…

How to save money using a card for overseas purchases

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, May 20, 2016

Credit and debit cards are great for using when travelling overseas, but not so great when you return home to discover all the usage charges on your statement. Knowing about… Read more…

Six tips to avoid expensive holiday club mistakes

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 11, 2015

Be wary of holiday clubs…find out what to do before signing a holiday club agreement and how to cancel one. Picture the scene: You’re on holiday with your loved ones,… Read more…

Are extended warranties worth the money?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, June 12, 2015

Many consumers purchase expensive after-sale warranties without really understanding if they need one. Read on to understand if your next purchase in Europe requires an extended warranty. Consumers are almost… Read more…

Christmas luggage lost or damaged? Find out what to do and how to claim

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 27, 2014

If luggage is lost or damaged during air travel to your holiday destination, you may not need to claim off your travel insurance (and pay out a deductible/excess). Here we… Read more…

Cancelled flights? … Know your rights

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, September 22, 2014

Air travel to and from France, is still at the mercy of the Air France pilot strike this week (see ‘Air travel strikes hit French and German airlines‘), leaving travellers… Read more…

Are expats charged more for services and goods than locals?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 12, 2014

If you’re an expat living in Europe you should never be faced with higher prices for goods and services than local people, except in certain special circumstances. Say, for example,… Read more…

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