Archive for June, 2012

Travel Insurance Executive Dies

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Dennis Bennett, formerly President and CEO of Mercury International Sales and Services passed away last week on June 19, 2012 after a long battle with cancer. Dennis and his firm, were leaders in the sale of travel insurance at airport locations through out the USA and were the leading provider of airport, bus, and railroad […]

Some words about Pre-existing Conditions

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

The exclusion for pre-existing conditions is a standard exclusion found in all travel insurance plans. The good news is that most travel insurance plans will offer what they call a “waiver of pre-existing” provided you meet the following conditions: you must buy the insurance within the required time period(usually 2 weeks) following your first trip […]

Gary Giordano sues American Express for $3.5 million for policy benefits for Robyn Gardner presumed death

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

Last September I wrote in the blog about this case, Aruba Missing Girlfriend – beneath the story on Accidental Death Coverage!, and some of the insurance questions that were being raised at that time.   You might recall the original news articles last fall when Gary Giordano was detained by Aruba police for questioning in her […]