Buy travel insurance. From December through February last winter, domestic airlines set a record by canceling a whopping 5 percent of all flights thanks to an unrelenting series of severe storms. Those stranded passengers faced further difficulties finding space on later flights. The lesson? Protect your travels by buying insurance with good trip-delay and cancellation coverage. You can compare and shop for policies at the websites Insuremytrip and Squaremouth. Both sites also include customer reviews.
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