In November 2018, The Times newspaper published an investigation into Travel Insurance Facilities (TIF), which provides insurance for Puffin Insurance. TIF refutes the allegations and is contesting them through the courts. Until this case is resolved, we have removed our ratings of TIF's products.
Puffin Insurance is an online insurance provider providing travel and pet insurance. Their travel insurance offer cover to people aged 15-85, including those with pre-existing medical conditions. Puffin Insurance aims to keep its overheads low in an effort to offer cheaper products than its competitors. Its travel insurance policies are underwritten by Travel Insurance Facilities and insured by URV. They are based in Cardiff, Wales with call centres within the UK.