Bankrate, Feb 23, 2021 – Should I purchase travel insurance?

When purchasing travel insurance makes sense Purchasing travel insurance makes the most sense when you’ve invested a lot of money in a trip upfront, or when it’s required by a destination or a tour operator. According to SquareMouth, there’s a growing list of international destinations requiring travel insurance for entry. For example, if you want to go […]

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Forbes, Feb 22, 2021 – How To Get Travel Insurance To Cover Pre-Existing Conditions

The federal Affordable Care Act, commonly called Obamacare, prohibits health insurance companies in the U.S. from refusing coverage or bumping up insurance premiums because you have a pre-existing condition. Travel insurance policies don’t fall under this law. However, a feature of a travel insurance policy known as a “pre-existing medical condition exclusion waiver” could let […]

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LA Times, Feb 19, 2021 – What you need to know before you fly this summer

Insurance abroad sometimes isn’t optional. This isn’t the old saw about not being covered by Medicare when you travel abroad. (Generally you are not.) Before COVID-19, a handful of countries required travelers to have insurance that covered them at the destination, no matter their age or whether they had insurance at home. Now the list […]

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Forbes, Feb 12, 2021 – What Travel Insurance Covers Covid Quarantine?

Know When Travel Insurance Benefits Kick In for a Quarantine There are travel insurance policies that can cover unexpected expenses if you have to quarantine in another country. But in order for any benefits to apply, you must test positive for Covid-19 and your travel insurance plan must cover Covid-related expenses. For example, if you visit […]

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