On Tuesday, October 20th, Tropical Storm Patricia officially formed in the Pacific Ocean, and strengthened to hurricane status. Hurricane Patricia has sustained winds of 200 mph and threatened the Pacific coast of Mexico. While many travel suppliers and airlines try to reroute flights, some delays and cancellations are inevitable. TripInsurance.com understands those with plans to travel […]
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Travel plans involving multiple connecting flights can be stressful. Even if the itinerary allows for several hours between flights, a long delay can result in a missed connection. Travel insurance can help in these types of situations with Missed Connection coverage. Missed Connection coverage is also helpful for trips involving itineraries with different common carriers, […]
What happens if you can’t take your trip? Will you get any refund, be charged unforgiving penalties or lose all you’ve paid for your vacation? Travel insurance can help make the traveler whole again with Trip Cancellation coverage. This means you are unable to take the trip due to one of the specified covered reasons. […]
Most travelers are all too familiar with flight delays. Sitting for hours in an airport, spending money on food or hotel you hadn’t planned for can be part of the drill. Trip Delay coverage in travel insurance can help recoup expenses during a delay. This coverage is the most beneficial for travel as a passenger […]
You’ve planned a trip from start to finish, but what would you do if the trip had to be cut short? Will you be refunded for the unused parts of your trip? What about change fees or fare differences for a last minute flight home? Travel insurance can reimburse travelers what they lose if the […]
Planning a trip doesn’t usually include planning for things to go awry. Most people envision picturesque views, adventurous excursions, and relaxing by the pool, but an unexpected medical situation is an example of how travel insurance helps during an emergency. This type of situation was the case for a family traveling to the U.S. Virgin […]
Spa vacations are more popular than ever! If a spa calls to you, here are some tips, including how travel insurance can cover non-refundable spa services.
Here are five different travel scenarios to help you determine when you do need travel insurance and when you don’t.
With the Internet boom, it’s harder to break the office umbilical. Professionals travel with laptops, iPads, and smart phones to stay in contact with their office and their clients, and, let’s face it, to look for the best local restaurants, check their stocks, make hotel reservations, and placate the kids with their favorite movie. Whenever […]
What travel insurance considerations do you need to think about for your next cruise? TripInsurance.com has the answers.
If you are planning to travel to London for the 2012 Summer Olympics, be sure to insure your trip so you’re covered if you miss your favorite event.
In this brief video, Dan Skilken explains the difference between travel delay, trip interruption, and trip cancellation travel insurance
Every industry has fraud, and the insurance industry has more than its share. Be sure to use simple precautions when buying travel insurance.
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Smart travelers always make sure they have a pre-existing condition waiver included in their trip insurance.
Cruise lines and carriers offer booking incentives, but if you put cash down for your next trip is that considered a booking? Do you have to buy trip insurance right away?
Having travel medical insurance is usually a good idea, especially when traveling abroad. But understand the rules covering pre-existing conditions is crucial.