Archive for April 2013

Latest Position Statement from CSA Regarding Winter Storm Zeus

Published by April 23, 2013

CSA Travel Protection has released the following explantation of travel insurance coverage regarding the newly named Winter Storm Zeus. Winter Storm Zeus 4/22/2013 Winter Storm Zeus will deliver even more snow and rain through Tuesday to the previously hit southern Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, South Dakota, northern Nebraska, Minnesota, northern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of […]

What’s the difference between Medical Evacuation and Emergency Medical Benefits?

Published by April 18, 2013

Medical Evacuation and Emergency Medical benefits are some of the most commonly sought out benefits among travelers. However, when choosing a travel insurance policy with medical benefits, it is important to know what each benefit will cover. The Medical Evacuation and Repatriation benefit covers the transportation of a patient to a nearby and appropriate medical […]

Life Insurance in Travel Insurance: How Does it Work?

Published by April 17, 2013

In addition to Trip Cancellation and Emergency Medical benefits, life insurance coverage is another concern for many travelers. Depending on the policy, some travel insurance may already include life insurance benefits. They may also be offered as an additional upgrade to a travel insurance policy. There are three types of life insurance benefits which can […]

What if my trip cost increases after I buy my travel insurance policy?

Published by April 1, 2013

Because many travelers purchase their travel insurance months before they actually depart on a trip, they often find the need to increase the policy’s trip cost as they make additional payments and purchases for their trip. Trip cost is usually defined as the prepaid, nonrefundable travel expenses a traveler purchases prior to departure. Trip cost […]