Tampa Bay Business Journal, June 16th 2011 – Fast 50 Finalists Named

The finalists for the upcoming Fast 50 Awards presented by the Tampa Bay Business Journal have been determined. Companies made the list based on revenue growth documented by CBIZ Kirkland Russ Murphy & Tapp, a public accounting firm based in Clearwater. The final ranking will be announced on Thursday, July 21. It will come from […]

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Huffington Post, June 21st 2011 – Travel Tips to Keep You Covered

You are not invincible. Approach travel with extreme caution. Even reluctant-to-leave travelers, once launched, develop super-women complexes. Not to get all metaphysical, but something about suspending who they are in normal time and space seems to translate into sublimely stupid decision making.  Whether it’s buying Louboutins because you’re in Paris, jewelry you’d never buy at […]

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Wall Street Journal, May 19th 2011 – Coverage for When the Vacation Is Scrubbed

High summer travel costs coupled with unrest around the world from natural disasters, civil revolts and terrorism worries have led more consumers to look closely at travel insurance. You better look very closely. Travel policies come in handy for unexpected illnesses and typical air-travel weather fiascoes, but they are usually filled with exclusions that often […]

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MSNBC, May 3rd 2011 – Tips for insuring a safe and healthy trip abroad

If you’re planning a trip to Europe or an exotic vacation this summer, you’ll be investing a lot of time and money. So what happens if something goes wrong? Consider how you would pay for care in the event of illness or injury overseas. See the full article from MSNBC: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/42879876/ns/travel-travel_tips/t/tips-insuring-safe-healthy-trip-abroad/

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LA Times, May 3rd 2011 – Osama bin Laden death: What travel insurance will and won’t do for you

Want to cancel your vacation abroad because the U.S. State Department issued a worldwide travel alert after U.S. forces killed terrorist leader Osama bin Laden?  Go ahead, but don’t expect to get your money back through travel insurance — unless you bought a very special policy. See the full article from LA Times:https://www.latimes.com/travel/la-xpm-2011-may-03-la-trb-osama-bin-laden-dead-travel-insurance-20110503-story.html

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Bloomberg BusinessWeek, March 5th 2011 – Travel Insurance: The Revolution Won’t Be Covered

See the full article from Bloomberg BusinessWeek at: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2011-03-04/travel-insurance-the-revolution-wont-be-covered …Scary headlines as much as worries about getting sick abroad often drive customers to buy travel insurance, says Chris Harvey, chief executive of Squaremouth.com, a site for comparing and buying travel insurance policies… …According to Squaremouth, full insurance for two 60-year-olds on a $5,000 trip would […]

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BNET CBS, March 1st 2011 – Reading the Fine Print of Travel Insurance

See the full article from BNET at: http://www.bnet.com/blog/travel-detective/reading-the-fine-print-of-travel-insurance/476 What do the recent events in Middle East and the major winter storms here in the U.S. have in common? Travel insurance can save day for travelers in both situations–if they’ve made smart purchasing decisions. There are two kinds of insurance… …Comparison shop. You can compare different […]

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Wall Street Journal, February 1st 2010 – Exodus out of Egypt: Lessons of Travel Insurance Limits

See the full article from The Wall Street Journal at: http://blogs.wsj.com/middleseat/2011/02/01/exodus-out-of-egypt-lessons-of-travel-insurance-limits/ … Likewise, a policy that covers medical evacuation may not cover non-medical evacuation, so if you want out of Egypt quickly and expect your insurance to help, you may have had to buy non-medical emergency evacuation coverage ahead of time. Squaremouth.com, a travel insurance […]

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USA Today, February 2nd 2010 – Traveling to Egypt? Get answers here

See the full article from USA Today at: http://www.usatoday.com/travel/news/2011-02-01-egyptflight01_ST_N.htm Q: I’m booked on a future trip to Egypt. Can I get my money back? A: Maybe. According to the tour operators association, most members are “allowing travelers to reschedule trips for a future date without penalties, issuing credits for future travel or refunding payments.” For […]

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