The past few weeks' hurricanes have resulted in some devastating losses, leaving many travelers to wonder how travel insurance can protect them in the event of a hurricane. It’s important to note that while travel insurance can be a huge helping hand in a natural disaster case, it isn’t always the … [Read more...] about Weather the Storm: How Travel Insurance Can Provide Protection in a Hurricane
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Feeling a little stressed lately? You’re not the only one. According to the American Psychological Association’s (APA) annual Stress in America™ survey, Americans are feeling statistically more stress in 2017 than any other year in the past decade. While most Americans consistently report money, job … [Read more...] about How Travel Agents Can Deliver the Best Value for Stressed Travelers
Many people know that travel insurance can help them in case of covered unforeseen and sudden situations like lost like lost luggage, flight delays, and emergency medical care, but what about the questions your clients might not think to ask? Are clients able to choose which medical facility they … [Read more...] about October FAQs
Our award-winning TravelSmart app has a brand new update and it’s easier to use than ever! The latest update includes a more user-friendly interface with quicker access to essential and relevant information for a more frictionless travel experience for your client anywhere they travel. The … [Read more...] about The new TravelSmart app is here!
When planning to take a trip abroad, there’s a popular misconception that domestic health insurance can cover your clients in the same way that travel insurance can. While some health insurance providers can offer international coverage, it varies based on your client’s provider and plan. Before … [Read more...] about Is travel insurance necessary if my client has health insurance?
Even the most thought-out plans can go awry on a vacation. From flight delays to lost or stolen luggage to medical emergencies, travel mishaps may strike at any time. That’s why it’s so important to suggest travel insurance to your clients. Not only do you help travelers avoid hefty expenses for … [Read more...] about January FAQs
This past year, volcanic activity has affected vacationers in popular travel destinations, including Italy, Costa Rica, and most recently, Bali. Natural disasters like volcano eruptions can be especially troublesome for travelers. An eruption creates excess smoke and debris over the surrounding … [Read more...] about Does travel insurance cover volcano eruptions?