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15,127
Since 2012
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Average Monthly Sales Since 2012
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Since 2012
Overall Rating
4.42 Out of 5
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  • Customer Service During Trip
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negative reviews

0.3% (44) negative reviews to sales
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Trawick International Reviews


  • Overall Rating 3 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels USA
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    During Trip
    We received the policy before our trip with all exclusions. Appendicitis was not among them. In the middle of the trip I suffered an acute appendix and ended up in the hospital for nearly 3 weeks. I was in constant contact with the company, as was the hospital, and nothing seemed amiss. Two days before I was discharged, I was told by Trawick that I was no longer covered by the policy (the agent had confused period of coverage with period of benefits), and I was send a NEW and DIFFERENT policy which listed appendicitis among the exclusions. I consider this completely fraudulent and unacceptable, and the hospital as well as I, will be taking legal action if my claim is not paid. When my wife called Squaremouth for clarification, they were complete unhelpful, and an irate letter from her to Trawick and Squaremouth has, as yet, gone unanswered.

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    170 out of 173 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 3 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    Claim Process
    I filed my claim promptly. I mailed it the address they provided. I mailed it registered mail. They received and signed for it on 10/22. I made repeated calls when I had not heard anything. I was told they didn't receive, they lost it, it was sent to the wrong address. I was promised a return call from a supervisor - when I finally called back the next day he had left on vacation for a week. To date I do not have an answer about my claim. I was last told 2 weeks ago that they were waiting to hear from the hospital about some records.

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    92 out of 95 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 2 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    During Trip
    We ended up in a remote hospital whose staff only spoke French. The admissions person couldn't get in touch with anyone from our traveler's insurance, they nearly turned us away from receiving treatment for our young daughter. They took pity on us (we didn't have access to the $4000 they wanted for treatment) and agreed to bill us and try to work with the insurance during the week. After the translation, I realized they asked my husband what "banana republic" we purchased the insurance from. Ugh.

    Claim Process
    See above. We *still* haven't gotten word from the carrier.

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    81 out of 84 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 1 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    During my trip I got excellent customer service and pre-approval of my claim. The 24hr. representative Ali Azeem checked with the medical department who confirmed that I was covered because I was on blood thinners and had an IVC filter (a inner vien device to catch blood clots originating in the vein.

    The claim was processed when I got home with some difficulty (couldn't read it, fax'd to the wrong Fax number etc.).

    When following up no person I contacted could see why the claim was not processed. I finally got an e-mail saying the claim was denied because of a pre-existing condition, even though the policy was bought specifically because it covers unexpected re-occurrence of a pre-existing condition. (Pulmonay Embollisim).

    Further follow ups with individuals who read the policy agreed with me that the claim should be processed.

    I am now being asked for my 'medical history' and being told that I should gather that from my primary physician. No specifics are given as to what information is required.

    Of course a medical questionnaire was filled out prior to purchasing the policy and an extensive on line chat and detailed review of the policy by myself indicated that the policy covered my needs.

    It is odd to me that the auditor of claims Elvia Ledzema has sent me an e-mail stating that customer services wants this information. This is of course backwards. see below:

    " Dear Carl,

    Thank you for sending the attachment. I was advised by our customer service lead that we will be needing your past medical history. You’ll need to gather this information from you primary physician.

    Thanks again for being patient regarding this matter and I look forward to hearing from you.

    Regards,


    Elvia Ledezma
    Internal Claims Auditor"

    Global Benefits Group
    Insurance Without Borders℠

    Corporate Headquarters
    26000 Towne Centre Drive, Suite 100
    Foothill Ranch, CA 92610 USA
    www.gbg.com
    +1.949.421.3348

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    40 out of 41 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 4 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    I mailed the claim over a month to the insurance company and have heard nothing from them. I am upset that they are ignoring my claim and have not contacted me at all.

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    22 out of 22 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 2 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    During Trip
    I needed medical services while in Madrid Spain. I went to the Trawick Int'l office located in Madrid prior to seeing a doctor to make sure all administrative procedures where met. The personnel at this location where rude and unprofessional. Their only answer was authorization had to come from the US. They refused to assist or act as a liaison between offices.

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    53 out of 58 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 3 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International Trip Protection excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    Returned from trip the end of October and filed a claim for $200 with Trawick International. After 3 weeks of no communication found out they misplaced paperwork submitted. Resubmitted, and had to make at least 10 phone calls to Trawick to finally receive a check on December 27. This took a lot of time and became frustrating for me as the claimant. Trawick was incompetent and amateur in their handling of this claim.

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    26 out of 28 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 4 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    policy # xxxxxx
    I consider myself ripped off by you.
    I bought this policy and submitted a claim because our luggage was stolen.
    we lost thousands of dollars yet trawick refused to pay. this is robbery.

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    14 out of 15 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 4 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    Submitted two claims via the website. One got stuck somewhere in the process, but I was able to call and speak to someone. It went through quickly after that. Even though the costs of both were within the deductible, I was glad to see that processing went fine.

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    9 out of 9 people found this review helpful

  • Overall Rating 5 out of 5
    Policy:
    Safe Travels International Trip Protection excl US
    Review Received:
    From: Verified Squaremouth Customer

    I spoke with Pia with Trawick International on 7/31/14 and she advised me to email eclaims@gbg.com regarding our claim. I submitted our claim on 8/3/14 and received an email back on 8/5/14 from the Claims Service Department in Foothill Ranch, CA with our reference number 201408030000001 saying "Thank you for the email. This has been forwarded to the claims department and we will get back to you if we require any additional information. Please feel free to contact our customer service team at customerservice@gbg.com if you have any questions or concerns. Rajesh Matangi" I have heard NOTHING since and contacted Squaremouth this morning and spoke to Amanda in your Salem, New Hampshire office. She is going to forward our information to the appropriate people for handling. Thank you, Carol and John Lauck

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    21 out of 24 people found this review helpful

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