Virgin Money Australia has extended its portfolio, offering travellers peace of mind with the launch of Virgin Travel Insurance.
The insurance will cover travellers on both domestic and international trips, regardless of which airline they fly with.
Virgin Money Australia acting managing director David Curneen said the competitive new product is proof of Virgin Money’s commitment to providing alternatives in financial services for Australians.
“We know that Australians love to travel and experience adventure, but even the best laid plans can be met with uncertainties,” Mr Curneen said.
Virgin Travel Insurance offers dependable cover at competitive prices for travellers on most types of domestic and international trips.
According to Mr Curneen, the simple and affordable product is backed by the Virgin promise of being there when consumers need it most.
Cover includes cancellations, overseas medical, luggage, accidents, personal items, travel documents, theft of cash, credit cards and more.
Partnering with Allianz Global Assistance, Virgin Travel Insurance also provides 24/7 overseas emergency medical assistance, including access to a specialist team of doctors, registered nurses and support staff.
The marketing campaign for Virgin Travel Insurance’s contains an appeal to Australian consumers, which is: Don’t leave your good fortune to fate the next time you travel.
It also introduces Fortunate Frank as the ‘luckiest traveller on Earth’, depicting him narrowly escaping a range of everyday occurrences that can go wrong when you travel.A free application called Virgin Money iTravel Wallet offers a useful tool including detailed information on the countries you intend to visit while including travel alerts provided dynamically from the Australian Government, a currency converter, translation tool and mapping.
Source = e-Travel Blackboard: K.W