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Welcome to our comprehensive guide to home and content insurance in France. If you're a homeowner in France, protecting your property and liability with the right insurance coverage is absolutely essential, and mandatory.…
There seems to be a lack of information regarding insuring pets in France. As a rule, all cats and dogs require to be IDed and vaccinated. While it is possible to purchase pet insurance, this is less commonly used in France…
Starting a new life in France is an exciting prospect but many aspects require careful consideration for families and foreigners wanting to make the move and enjoy the good life in this wonderful country. In this short guide,…
From 1er June 2023, online termination of insurance contracts that can be concluded electronically will be possible in just 3 clicks. This new regulation aims to promote competition and facilitate the termination/cancellation…
When preparing to travel to your next dream holiday destination, you should ensure that you, your family and belongings are covered before you hop on the plane. Have you had flights or a holiday package cancelled in recent…
With the cost of products and services increasing year after year, owners of property, expats and families in France are taking time to scrutinise their insurance arrangements and policies, especially for health and life…
When you make the move to France, one of the first things you’re likely to need to get sorted out is insurance. When you sign with the Notaire to take ownership of your French property, you must have your house insurance…
In recent weeks our blog has focused on the healthcare system in France, in this article we explore the best ways to choosing your Top-Up Health Insurance cover. While this isn’t one of the more glamorous parts of…