WALLET CARD IS SO SMALL. VERY HARD TO READ. WISH THE PRICES WOULD NOT BE SO HIGH FOR OUR AGE GROUP
to buy the insurance is no problem.problem is when you need help and file the claim
i have a very bad trip and lots of problems with my trip but no help with the claim
the i have file a multiple claims but non of them was resolved yet!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
just a big problem (i didint have any clothes the airlines lost my 4 bags)and no help foom insurance
the trip was delay and change few times but no help from the insurance
Never again with that insurance company!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Did not realize that policy was for airfare only. Nowhere is that written in policy. My trip was a bus tour. Due to recent terrorist attacks, I almost canceled, but your agent informed me that only would my airfare be refunded.
That should be clearly stated in policy and on website!
I cancelled my trip 10 days prior to departure, did not and do not intend to file a claim. Asked if I could be refunded what I paid for the insurance plan. Received 2 form emails asking for 'proof' of cancellation. Just sent another email with the refund amount from the travel agent....doesn't designate what is 'proof' of cancellation.
A immediate family member passed away three days before our trip. The death was sudden and unexpected, after filling out mountains of paper work and providing a death certificate we have not received any followup. We are only asking for a partial refund since the airlines gave us a refund. Absolutely would not recommend this company. Extremely poor customer service!
Review Updated: 11/26/2014
Would not choose this company again due to the lengthy process. Our claim was not even looked at for two weeks. Very poor communication with claims dept.
The process was easy and very professional.
Am Sorry to say but due to misunderstanding with travel agency booking trip, I had to cancel policy. But John Hancock people to whom I talked in reference to this were very courteous and helpful. I have purchased John Hancock Travel insurance in the past will do so in the future base on this experience.
We had NO idea that baggage losses from a rental car are excluded. The agent said that on page 8 (or somewhere) there was a specific exclusion. This is the worst kind of misrepresentation to hide important things in fine print in a lengthy document few people read. It was NOT mentioned in the summary.
We have not yet filed a claim.
I did not have any pre-trip contact but when I submitted my forms, downloaded on-line and submitted by mail, the claim was paid in a very reasonable period of time without any issues. It was definitely excellent customer service for a remote, international market. However, as an experienced int'l traveller, I always print and carry copies of my insurance forms and am sure that attending physicians sign them at the time of treatment. This has made made my insurance filings very easy and, using Squaremouth's vendors, 100% successful.
First of all, I am not disputing the verbiage in the policy itself. My complaint is regarding the purchasing process of this policy right from the start and the use of multiple brand names to create confusion. Don't let the "zero complaint guarantee" make you believe you have an extra layer of protection. You don't and it does not mean a thing.
Half my overseas trip was ruined by a situation out of my control and I incurred hundreds of dollars of charges as a result. The entire airport in Manila was closed for the APEC summit meetings. I was relieved to know I had purchased trip insurance from a well-known company in Chicago, John Hancock Insurance—which according to the Square Mouth website included cancellation and delay.
Upon requesting the appropriate claim forms, the form itself says it is actually “American Modern Insurance Group”. However, after making sure that was the correct form it appears the forms are actually mailed to “Seven Corners”. I later found out that “Seven Corners” is only the processor of claims. It appears that multiple companies are involved and that they are simply using different names to confuse and mislead consumers.
My claim for trip cancellation was denied and I was advised (after several emails) to file an appeal under a different reason, trip delay. I spent countless hours filing out all the forms again and providing proper documentation and proof of such occurrence. The second claim with "John Hancock Insurance” was also denied. There were no responses to my emails, again for weeks. I also, placed many calls and emails to the “zero complaint team" at squaremouth.com asking for further clarification regarding my specific trip insurance policy that I purchased. After about a month I finally was given an answer, simply stating, that I was not covered for that “reason" under that policy.
Regardless of the writing in the policy, I am asserting that I was cheated and completely mislead into purchasing this insurance policy from the start. I am asserting that I was lead to believe I was purchasing from a prestigious name; John Hancock Insurance. This was clearly a bait and switch scheme and absolutely unacceptable. In addition, I was not made aware prior to my purchase the extreme limitations of this policy and that I would actually be dealing with multiple companies other than “John Hancock". This would have drastically altered my decision in choosing such a prohibitive policy from unknown companies.
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