Archive for the 'Travel Insurance Insights' Category

War and Travel Insurance – What a traveler needs to know.

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Sabers are being rattled on the Korean peninsula and travelers are calling about coverage in case they have to cancel due to a war or an act or threat of war. Does travel insurance provide coverage. Probably not unless the traveler buys “cancel for any reason” coverage(CFAR).

Rudy Maxa’s World with John Cook from QuoteWright

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Rudy Maxa’s World with guest John Cook

TSA delays – does travel insurance cover you?

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

The bottom line is that travel insurance probably doesn’t cover a delay or missed flight due to long TSA lines. Why? Because coverage designed to insure your trip, such as trip cancellation/interruption, travel delays and missed connections, is named “peril coverage,” and long lines are not considered perilous.

Traveling with others?   Hidden hazards that you have to think about.

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

You know what events you want to be covered for, but what about the rest of your traveling companions? What events are they concerned with? Would you travel without them if they had to cancel? Would they travel without you if you had to cancel?

Dear Santa please improve travel insurance

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

It’s no mystery that travel policies have limitations and exclusions. A good policy is one that covers a lot of ground. While there are several really good plans out there, it would be nice if insurance companies would changed a few things to make them even better, the following is a small list of things I’d love to see changed.