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Tag Archives: Travel Insurance

Checklist: How To Choose Travel Insurance (And A Medevac Membership While You’re At It)

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When you’re getting ready to head out on vacation, travel insurance—and medevac memberships—is probably the last thing on your mind. You’re probably in for a few surprises during your travel, but the last thing you need is the kind of unexpected event that comes with a doctor attached. As far as travel insurance and medevac […]


Travel Insurance: What It Does—And Doesn’t—Cover

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  According to the US Travel Association, US residents logged 1.7 billion “person-trips” for leisure purposes in 2015—a number that’s expected to go up for 2016. Many of those travelers add travel insurance to their trips as a matter of course; many more do not. But what exactly does that travel insurance cover and will […]


Travel Etiquette: How To Be A Better Passenger

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  As much fun as travel can be, sometimes the “getting there” part can be quite trying on your patience if a little travel etiquette isn’t applied. With air travel at an all time high and airlines squeezing as many humans in as they possible can, it’s almost of the essence to be particularly polite […]


Five Reasons You Don’t Need A Medevac Membership  

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Travel much? Even if you don’t, chances are you’ve seen the little checkbox for travel insurance when you purchased your ticket. But why would you need that? After all, if the ticket only cost you a couple hundred dollars, it might be worth it to get the airline credit if the trip goes awry. And […]


What Not To Do When You Travel  

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Ready to book your next trip? Before you do, here’s a list of things you’ll want to think about before you do, because sometimes it’s not about what to do when you travel: it’s what not to do when you travel. Don’t book too early/too late/too anything. It’s tempting to jump on a fare when […]


Testimonial: Canadian Member Needing Urgent Medical Services Flown Home to Ontario, Canada

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Ronald Harding Ontario, Canada After catching a cold in February of 2015 I developed chronic shortness of breath to the point where I was terrified to fall asleep at night because I would stop breathing in my sleep and would wake up choking. This happened night after night and I finally drove myself to the […]