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Travel Insured Introduces a New Product Line

On March 1, 2021 Travel Insured International launched a new product line. These new plans combine and expand upon the previous products offered, with coverage that is catered to customers. Whether you’re preparing to travel domestically or internationally, for a week or three weeks, for leisure or for work, Travel Insured has coverage for all trip types. Here are some of the highlights you can expect from the new products.

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Seeing Past the Price Tag: Benefits of an Extensive Travel Protection Plan

Not every travel protection plan is created equal. At first glance, it’s everyone’s inclination to choose the 25-dollar plan over the 125-dollar plan. Big savings initially, however, do not necessarily equate to big savings in the long term! If you’re seeking extensive coverage for your next trip, it’s important to stop getting stuck on the initial price tag and start assessing plans based on your travel coverage needs.

Truth being, it’s tough to anticipate what types of travel misfortunes you will encounter on your trip. Choosing an extensive travel protection plan from Travel Insured, however, is one way to safeguard you and your travel investment. Our Worldwide Trip Protector is an extensive coverage option while our Worldwide Trip Protector Plus is among our most extensive coverage options. Here are a few of the benefits of choosing one of these plans:

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5 Advantages of Having Travel Protection

Health, auto, homeowner, life – the list of essential insurance goes on and on. You probably don’t even think twice about purchasing one of these plans, since they protect against everyday disasters.

Travel insurance, on the other hand, may be viewed as optional. Why? We all want to believe that once you turn vacation-mode on, setbacks and disasters disappear; yet this mentality is simply (and unfortunately) untrue!

Just because your email is set to autoreply and you’re wearing your favorite pink palm tree polo doesn’t mean you’re in the clear.

While we all hopefully will never have to use travel insurance for life-threatening circumstances like transportation and treatment at a US-approved hospital, there’s many more reasons to pick a travel protection plan before your next journey.

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How to Get a Replacement Passport

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Your passport is your ticket to travel the world, but what do you do if it gets lost or stolen? It’s one of those things that no one thinks will ever happen to them, but it happens every day. Hopefully you never find yourself in this situation but in case you do, here is how to get a replacement passport.

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Travel Insurance vs. Assistance Services

You may have heard about two different ways of discussing protection for traveling – travel insurance and travel assistance services. You may have been lead to believe that these are the same, but they are in fact two separate types of travel protection coverage. The difference between the two is that travel assistance services provide 24/7 immediate support in case an emergency occurs during a trip, and travel insurance provides reimbursement for specific losses that occurred during the trip, once the trip is over. They both provide help when you need it most, and both are important! Here’s a look at how each help to protect your vacation investments.
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About Travel Assistance Services

One of the most often overlooked benefits within Travel Insured International’s Worldwide Trip Protector products are the Travel Assistance Services. The first thing that comes to mind for most people when you mention assistance services is for medical evacuation. While these unfortunate situations are a common reason why you might utilize these services there are plenty of other benefits available that are important to share with travelers. This coverage provides an individual with 24-hour travel assistance services to help all different types of emergencies.
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How to Survive a Flight Delay

At the last minute, a trip you planned months ahead of time can be delayed due to some unforeseen circumstances such as inclement weather, an accident, or losing some of your most important personal belongings. Avoiding these mishaps is sometimes impossible, but that doesn’t mean you have to be stuck in an airport and miserable with no place to go and nothing to eat. Being delayed is not only stressful, but can also be expensive when you are thrown off track and often have to make arrangements you wouldn’t have otherwise had to such as meals, accommodations and alternative transportation costs. Luckily, trip delay travel coverage can save the day and provide the opportunity to be reimbursed up to a certain percentage of unexpected costs you end up paying for when your trip has been delayed.
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Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

Traveling is one of the most rewarding experiences during your lifetime, but can also be one of the most dangerous. Many undesirable incidents can occur while traveling and many individuals can find themselves with major problems if they don’t stay aware and take actions to avoid any mishaps. Identity theft is one of the most reoccurring criminal activities linked to travel, and in this day and age with the explosive growth of smart phones, and social media, there are even more ways that a travelers identity can be stolen.

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