Travel Insurance Reviews Global Alert Preferred

The Global Alert Preferred plan offers comprehensive Trip Cancellation and Trip Interruption coverage if you have to cancel or interrupt your trip due an unforeseen covered event.

To learn more, see the Global Alert Preferred product page.

Customers rated the Global Alert! Preferred plan
4.54 out of 5
1,356
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Haven't needed to use the policy - but wouldn't consider traveling without this coverage.
Frances C. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Global Alert! Preferred
The best place to buy trip insurance.
Robert G. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Didn't use the plan, so I cannot attest to how the insurer follows through. Had peace of mind while traveling though!
Mary S. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The trip included a
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Global Alert! Preferred
Reasonably priced travel insurance which covered the basics-fortunately I didn't have to use it.
Stewart W. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The trip included a
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Global Alert! Preferred
Global Alert is administered by Trip Mate, Inc. which is underwritten by American Modern Home Insurance Company.
We had to cancel our trip due to an injury. Fortunately, we had purchased trip cancelation insurance and had all the medical documentation required to file a claim. However, dealing with Trip Mate was a very frustrating experience. It was hard to contact them, and the claim forms - only available on line- were confusing and could not be completed on line.
We submitted all required paper work by mail, which Trip Mate received on February 9, 2017. After numerous phone calls, being put on hold for almost 20 minutes on several occasions only to be told to leave a call back number (which was not always returned), and two letters, we finally got a check on April 14, 2017. Yes, in the end, Trip Mate/ American Modern Home Insurance Company did cover the expenses incurred when we had to cancel our trip ,which we appreciated. However, it is doubtful that we would have ever purchased this insurance from Insure My Trip if we knew that we would not be dealing directly with an insurance company-Global Alert!- but instead an on-line company like Trip Mate, Inc.
Leo C. would not recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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    Thank you for your feedback on the policy. We are sorry that you were dissatisfied with your claim experience. We are pleased that you ultimately received reimbursement of your loss. We do want you and your fellow customers to be aware that InsureMyTrip offers a Customer Advocate Program.

    Customer Advocates are representatives assigned to assist customers who experience issues after filing a claim. Requesting a Customer Advocate is as simple as calling 800-487-4722 or emailing customercare@insuremytrip.com, explaining the events which resulted in a claim, and the challenges you are facing.
    Apr 17,2017
The trip included a
cruise
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Global Alert! Preferred
So glad you exist to offer comfort!
Jon H. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The trip included a
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Global Alert! Preferred
had no problems, had no worries at all because of my coverage
James G. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Global Alert! Preferred
Have purchased insurance several years, but have never had medical issue for any claim, so difficult to determine if worthwhile, but always medical risks when travelling.
Mark J. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The trip included a
cruise
Global Alert! Preferred
It's hard for me to rate this plan 'cause Thankfully! I didn't need to use it. I will say that it did give me some peace of mind knowing we had coverage if anything did happen.
Loretta C. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The trip included a
tour
Global Alert! Preferred
It gave peace of mind for those unexpected occurances that can devestate a trip out of the country.
Mary Jo Z. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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