Insure Your Trip
Sedlak recommends either tacking on insurance coverage when booking your flights or using a trusted independent operator available through InsureMyTrip.com or Squaremouth.com. Another option if your budget allows is working with a reputable advisor who can help you if you encounter a weather-related incident and need to rebook your flight quickly. “When something goes wrong, you have an advocate,” she explains. Hobica also recommends booking your flights and hotels with credit cards that offer you some insurance, such as the Chase Sapphire Preferred or United MileagePlus Explorer card for built-in coverage.
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