Category: Travel Insurance (page 1 of 5)

What Not to Skimp on When Traveling

There are many ways to spend your money on vacation. Determining where to lay down your cash has to do with your preferences. Do you prefer a pricey hotel over low to mid-range accommodations? Do you want to fly on the cheap so you can spend more on your excursions? Maybe you’d like to buy groceries and cook for yourself instead of eating out every night. You’ll want to decide ahead of time what parts of your trip deserve a little more investment than others. We compiled a list of things you might not want to skimp on during your next adventure, regardless of your preferences. They may make the difference between a good vacation and one you’d like to forget!

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What to Do If You Get Sick Before Vacation

Each trip that we go on is a blessing. This is especially true when things go off without a hitch. But sometimes we run into bumps in the road that make our travel plans less than perfect. Nevertheless, we often are able to plan in advance, so that when things go wrong we at least have a backup plan. What happens when something beyond our control like getting sick right before you’re supposed to leave for vacation? We’ve come up with a few tips to help you navigate these unfortunate waters.

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How Travel Insurance Can Help You in a Hurricane

Hurricane season happens to be a popular time to travel because it includes summer and fall. That creates a conundrum if you’re concerned about the possibility of severe weather conditions. Travel insurance can be very useful to you before and during a hurricane. Some hurricane scenarios are well known, like travel delays and cancelled flights. Others may not be on your radar, like damage to your home or your destination becoming uninhabitable.  If a hurricane affects your vacation, travel insurance may be a valuable resource to help protect your trip.

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How to Survive Travel Delays

A few words can describe what it’s like to get delayed on a trip. Annoying. Inconvenient. Time-consuming. Those are words no one wants associated with their vacation. Anything can happen to cause a delay.  Your plane can arrive late or weather conditions can deteriorate. First, keep your cool. Delays can be compounded by frustration. Next, determine your options. Thankfully, there are ways to survive a travel delay and still enjoy your vacation.

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Perks of the Cancel for Any Reason Benefit

Cancelling a trip can be disappointing. All your preparations must be stopped, and your bookings may be non-refundable. Your trip doesn’t have to be a total loss in such a situation. A travel protection plan with the Cancel for Any Reason (CFAR) benefit may be just what you need. Travel Insured offers the Worldwide Trip Protector Plus plan, which includes CFAR. The benefit means what it says. You can cancel for any reason under the sun. Purchasing this plan can make cancelling easier on you and your finances.

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Why Travel Protection is a Must

We live in a world where the unpredictable can happen at any time. Your trip can be delayed due to inclement weather. A natural disaster can force you to cancel your trip. The airline may lose your luggage. What can one do in cases such as these and more? Travel protection is a way to help protect your trip against unforeseen events that may affect your vacation. Here are a few ways your future arrangements can be secured by a travel protection plan.

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Why You Should Consider Using a Travel Advisor

One of the most enjoyable aspects to going on vacation, for many of us, is doing the planning and booking. Unfortunately, that step is also one of the most stressful. What if there was a way that you could input all of your needs and wants for your upcoming vacation without having to deal with the stress of hour-long internet searches and countless blueprints planning your every move? Well then, you may want to consider a travel advisor. We’ve come up with a few things that travel advisors do well; to keep you from having to worry about it. Next stop, paradise!

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7 Surprising Must See Vacations in the United States

There are tons of ultra-popular locations in the US to travel. According to TripAdvisor, New York City, Maui, Las Vegas, Oahu, and Orlando are America’s most vacationed destinations in 2018.

But there’s also countless other United States’ travel spots that are worth checking out – and some may surprise you!

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3 Reasons Millennials Should Buy Travel Protection

You’re a millennial with a passion for travel and unique experiences. Planning a trip is part of the fun knowing that relaxation, adventure, and good food await you. There is plenty to think about like flights, lodging, and activities. One more thing should be at the forefront and that’s travel protection. You may be thinking that you don’t need it or that it’s an unnecessary expense. Here are a few reasons why it’s important to help protect each trip you take.

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The 3 C’s of Filing a Travel Insurance Claim

Many people look forward to traveling each year. It’s a great way to explore and unwind from our everyday lives. However, sometimes we run into less than relaxing situations while gone. Having travel protection may help if something unexpected happens before or during your trip. In case something unfortunate does happen, you’ll want to be prepared if you decide to file a claim. Here are a few steps to take in order to make the process as smooth as possible.

The 3 C’s to help you to start the claims process off on the right foot: Consider, Collect and Create.

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