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Richard Laycock

Richard Laycock

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Richard Laycock is Finder's insurance editor and has been wrangling insurance product disclosure statements for over five years. His musings on insurance can be found across the web including on MoneyMag, Yahoo Finance and Travel Weekly. When he’s not helping people make sense of insurance fine print, he is testing the quality of cocktails in his newfound home of New York. Richard studied Media at Macquarie University and The Missouri School of Journalism and has a Tier 1 Certification in General Advice for Life Insurance.

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54 articles written by this author

Best travel insurance for Europe: how to find a policy that works for you

Keep yourself and your belongings safe on your European escape by comparing insurance polices today.

Richard Laycock 10 July 2019
Best travel insurance for Europe: how to find a policy that works for you

Travel insurance for Singapore

How to find the right travel insurance for Singapore with a minimum of fuss.

Richard Laycock 10 July 2019
Travel insurance for Singapore

Travel insurance exclusions

Knowing what you are covered for in a travel insurance policy is only half the story. Knowing when cover is not provided is equally important, and this guide shows why a thorough reading of your policy prior to purchase is highly recommended.

Richard Laycock 10 July 2019
Travel insurance exclusions

Travel insurance for Fiji

Compare Fiji travel insurance policies and save.

Richard Laycock 10 July 2019
Travel insurance for Fiji

Travel insurance and blood thinners

If you’re taking a blood thinning medication such as Warfarin, it can impact your travel insurance. Here's what you need to know.

Richard Laycock 10 July 2019
Travel insurance and blood thinners

Find travel insurance cover for Japan

Sometimes an omamori good luck charm is not enough to ward off bad spirits, which makes travel insurance absolutely necessary for your next trip to Japan.

Richard Laycock 10 July 2019
Find travel insurance cover for Japan

Travel insurance and vaccinations

Travelling to a developing country? This guide looks at the health risks you may face, the vaccinations you’ll need to have, and how to reduce your risk of infection and stay healthy when travelling abroad.

Richard Laycock 10 July 2019
Travel insurance and vaccinations

Finding travel insurance for diabetes doesn’t have to be hard: Read these tips

If you have diabetes, there are special steps and precautions you should take when travelling overseas.

Richard Laycock 8 July 2019
Finding travel insurance for diabetes doesn’t have to be hard: Read these tips

High-risk travel insurance

Guide to high-risk travel insurance: What is and isn't covered.

Richard Laycock 8 July 2019
High-risk travel insurance

Flight insurance

Guide to travel insurance, cancellation and airline tickets.

Richard Laycock 5 July 2019
Flight insurance
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