Archive for August, 2006

ABC News – Money

Tuesday, August 29th, 2006

Yesterday, ABC News purblished an article by Bob Jamieson, “Travel Terror? Don’t Count on Insurance” and overall the article is informative however there are two statements that I’ve got to comment on: The first, “Most policies exclude terrorism” is incorrect. Most travel insurance policies will provide some coverage for terrorism. Please refer to my article, […]

Boston Herald – series on travel insurance

Monday, August 28th, 2006

For the past couple of weeks, Rick Shaffer has been writing a series of articles on travel insurance. Over all they’ve been pretty good. Here is a list of them: Travel insurance covers bad trips – August 13, 2006 Travel insurace can make a big difference in peace of mind – August 20, 2006 Travel […]

Should I Get Travel Insurance?

Friday, August 25th, 2006

Today in the Middle Seat Mailbox column in the Wall Street Journal is an article on “Should I Get Travel Insurance?” by Scott McCartney. The article does not go into enough detail about the types of considerations that you should go through when deciding if travel insurance is right for you. Here are some of […]

Travel Insurance Webcast

Thursday, August 24th, 2006

Interesting webcast on travel insurance appeared in the Central Valley Business Times yesterday entitled Insurance might ease your travel fears. The webcast features an interview with Tully Lehman of the Insurance Information Network of California. The Insurance Information Network of California “is a non-profit, non-lobbying organization dedicated to informing consumers and the media about the […]

Unlicensed Company is back in the news.

Friday, August 18th, 2006

Several days ago I wrote about an “Unlicensed Company Selling Travel Insurance” in Texas and that the Texas State Insurance Department has issued a cease and desist order which prohibits them from selling in Texas. Well that company is back in the news again. Yesterday there were two articles that appeared which mentioned them; Local […]