Archive for February, 2015

70 years ago today!

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

70 years ago today, February 23, 1945, one of the most iconic photographs of WWII was taken of 5 Marines and one Corpsman raising the US flag on Mt. Suribachi during the battle for Iwo Jima.  The battle was one of the most costly in the history of the Marine Corp – a battle where […]

Travel Insurance forecasts for 2015; the four most likely issues facing travelers

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

QuoteWright can help take the mystery out of travel insurance with its new QuoteWright ratings system, based on a value of 0 to 100.

What is a pre-existing condition?

Saturday, February 7th, 2015

n general, a pre-existing condition is considered to be any medical condition where you or a family member has received care or treatment or have had symptoms that would cause an average person to seek care and treatment within a period of time immediately prior to the effective date of coverage. The effective date of coverage for plans with trip cancellation coverage is usually the day after the policy was purchased. The period of time that a company looks back varies by plan and can be as few as 60 days and as great as 180 days, with 180 days being the most common.

Flight Insurance – is it worth it?

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Most insurance professionals will tell you that you shouldn’t buy “flight accident” coverage but instead you should have adequate life insurance that will cover you 24/7.