Rental Fraud May Not Be Covered by Travel Insurance, Warns Squaremouth

ST. PETERSBURG, FL October 2, 2012 -Vacation rental fraud schemes are similar to other online scams. Criminals take advantage of travelers looking for affordable rental options by creating fraudulent listings for rental properties. After the traveler pays for the rental and arrives at the destination, they find that the property does not exist or that […]

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Wind Jet’s Failure Leaves Travelers Stranded – Could Travel Insurance Help?

ST. PETERSBURG, FL August 27, 2012 – The bankruptcy of Wind Jet, a Sicily-based air carrier, has left hundreds of airline passengers stranded during Italy’s peak travel period. Many expected that European Airline, Atalia, would purchase the struggling carrier. However, negotiations fell through after Wind Jet failed to disclose requested financial records. Italy’s aviation authority […]

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It’s Too Late to Buy Travel Insurance to Protect Your American Airlines Ticket, Warns Squaremouth

ST PETE BEACH, FL November 30, 2011 – The recent bankruptcy announcement of American Airlines has many travelers looking into travel insurance to protect their expenses. According to Squaremouth.com, a site for comparing and purchasing travel insurance, travelers should not buy a travel insurance policy to cover their American Airlines ticket. “Although many travel insurance policies […]

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