When we talk about canceling trips, we really are talking about using benefits found in a comprehensive travel insurance plan. Comprehensive plans on InsureMyTrip offer the most benefits of all plan types, providing the best protection for your travel investment. Often times they’re ideal for nearly every traveler and contain benefits for trip cancellation. But
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We take a look at the Sochi stories that are relevant to travelers, from web security issues to hotel horror stories and the TSA’s new rule.
In the Washington Post’s latest Travel Q&A article, a reader asks about buying travel insurance for a portion of a multi-leg trip. Read the reporter’s answer here.
A recent article published by the International Travel & Health Insurance Journal features InsureMyTrip.com and highlights the latest enhancements to the nation’s top travel insurance comparison site. Read the full article here. US-based insurance comparison website InsureMyTrip has enhanced its website, which has been designed to simplify the way consumers purchase travel insurance. The redesigned
Consumer Reports magazine takes a closer look at the cruise industry and what passengers can do to be vigilant. Read the full report here. Given the perils that could sideline your trip—such as the highly contagious Norovirus, natural disasters, political upheavals, and other medical emergencies—travel insurance may make sense. That’s especially true if you’re planning
With the latest concerns about getting sick at sea, FoxNews.com takes a closer look at passengers’ rights. Read the full article. If you decide to purchase insurance, avoid commission-driven ones sold by tour operators, cruise-line representatives, and travel agents, and check out an online broker such as insuremytrip.com, which sells coverage from multiple companies. You can
In response to the recent travel warning around the upcoming Sochi Olympics, Brian Major of TravelPulse.com writes about the benefits of travel insurance and information available to help protect travelers. Read the full article here. The travel insurance comparison website Insuremytrip.com has issued a checklist that notifies travelers of potential benefits travel insurance provides for travelers headed to
Popular travel host Rick Steves latest article, “Do I Need Travel Insurance?” provides some great tips for travelers interested in learning more about travel insurance. To read the full article, go here. Here’s an excerpt: Travel agents recommend that you get travel insurance (because they get a commission when you buy it, and because they
Mint.com writer Matthew Amster-Burton writes about his personal experiences traveling abroad and the value of travel insurance. If you have Medicare, Medicaid, or another policy that doesn’t cover you abroad, that’s a good reason to buy travel insurance (or a supplemental medical plan). Read the full article
InsureMyTrip recently featured in WPRI-TV report on travel insurance for cruisers. Pete Roca with InsureMyTrip.com says the difference is travel credit vs. cash. “Often times with cruise lines they’ll give you compensation in terms of future travel credit, with travel insurance they’ll give you actual cash,” he said. Not all travel insurance plans are equal, but