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4/03/2020 (USA Today): Planning for Life After Coronavirus: When Will We Know It’s Safe to Travel Again?
4/03/2020 (The Dallas Morning News): Should You Cancel Your Summer Vacation Plans Because of Coronavirus?
3/27/2020 (Condé Nast Traveler): For Americans Abroad, the Level 4 Travel Advisory Could Impact Insurance
3/27/2020 (StarTribune): Questions About Medical Evacuation During a Pandemic
3/25/2020 (U.S. News & World Report): Cancel For Any Reason Travel Insurance: What You Need to Know
3/17/2020 (The New York Times): Coronavirus Is Spreading. Should You Cancel Your Vacation?
3/13/2020 (National Geographic): How Travel Insurance Can—and Can’t—Help When Plans Change
3/11/2020 (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution): Does Travel Insurance Cover Coronavirus-Related Cancellations?
3/09/2020 (Condé Nast Traveler): Everything You Need to Know About Cancel For Any Reason Travel Insurance
3/05/2020 (The Wall Street Journal): All Your Coronavirus Travel Questions Answered
3/05/2020 (StarTribune): As the Coronavirus Spreads, Should You Cancel Vacation?
3/04/2020 (The Knot): Questions About How Coronavirus Could Affect Your Wedding? Read This
3/03/2020 (The Seattle Times): Ask Yourself These 3 Questions Before Canceling Your Trip Due to Coronavirus
3/03/2020 (thirdAGE): Advice About Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Travel Insurance
2/29/2020 (The New York Times): Help! My Jewelry Was Stolen From My Hotel Room
2/28/2020 (Money): Coronavirus and Travel Insurance: Everything You Need to Know
2/28/2020 (The Maritime Executive): Shipping and Cruise Sectors Struggle with the Fear of Coronavirus
2/28/2020 (Good Morning America): Traveling Amid the Coronavirus Emergency
2/28/2020 (Q13 Fox): Travel Insurance Purchases Skyrocket Amid Coronavirus Concerns
2/27/2020 (AARP): Should You Cancel Your Vacation Because of Coronavirus?
2/27/2020 (Forbes): Should I Cancel My Trip Because Of Coronavirus?
2/27/2020 (The Sun): Can I Cancel My Holiday if I’m Worried About Coronavirus? Your Rights Explained
2/27/2020 (AFAR): How Cancel for Any Reason Travel Insurance Can (and Can’t) Help You
2/26/2020 (The New York Times): Coronavirus Is Spreading. Should You Cancel Your Family Vacation?
2/26/2020 (HuffPost): Canceling A Trip Due To Coronavirus? Here’s What Travelers Need To Know.
2/24/2020 (Consumer Affairs): The Coronavirus Outbreak is Creating Extra Havoc for Travelers
2/24/2020 (The Telegraph): Only One in 10 Travel Insurance Policies to Pay Out for Coronavirus Cancellations
2/20/2020 (The New York Times): Answers to Travelers’ Questions About the Coronavirus
2/15/2020 (The Oakland Press): 2020 Travel Tips: Smart Ways to Save Money and Time
2/14/2020 (FOX 4 Kansas City): Even With Insurance, KC Family Irked That Trip to China Isn’t Refundable After Coronavirus Outbreak
2/13/2020 (MarketWatch): Save Time and Money When You Travel With These Tips From the Experts
2/11/2020 (Forbes): Here’s What Has To Be On Your Travel Insurance Checklist Now
2/02/2020 (Forbes): Does Travel Insurance Cover The Coronavirus?
1/31/2020 (AFAR): China’s Coronavirus Outbreak: What International Travelers Need to Know
1/29/2020 (CNN): Everything Travelers Need to Know About Wuhan Coronavirus
1/29/2020 (AARP): Does Travel Insurance Cover Canceled Trips Due to a Viral Epidemic?
1/28/2020 (Cruise Critic): Coronavirus: What Cruisers Need to Know
1/28/2020 (The Globe and Mail): What Travellers Need to Know About the Coronavirus
1/27/2020 (Luxury Travel Advisor): Coronavirus: What Does Travel Insurance Cover?
1/27/2020 (Travel Agent Central): Coronavirus: Travel Insurance FAQs
1/23/2020 (Travel Market Report): How One Couples’ Lost Cruise Underscores Importance of the Right Travel Insurance
1/07/2020 (Money): Best Travel Insurance of 2020
12/16/2019 (Christopher Elliott): Here Are the Important Differences Between a Vacation Waiver and Travel Insurance
12/10/2019 (Condé Nast Traveler): 12 Best Travel Insurance Policies and Why You Need Them
11/25/2019 (NewsOne.com): Tyler Perry Helps Atlanta Couple Stuck In Mexico Who Didn’t Have Travelers’ Insurance
10/23/2019 (NBC TODAY): Find the Perfect Fall Getaway for You
10/21/2019 (Los Angeles Times): Are You Paying Too Much for Travel Insurance?
10/18/2019 (Forbes): Is Buying Travel Insurance Worthwhile?
10/03/2019 (Buzzfeed): Expert Tips for Anyone Who Doesn’t Understand Travel Insurance
9/30/2019 (Travel Weekly): As Major Suppliers Collapse, Experts Suggest Survival Tactics for Advisors
9/27/2019 (Reader’s Digest): What Happens When an Airline Shuts Down?
9/24/2019 (Travel Market Report): ‘A Sad Day in the Travel Community’: Fallout from Thomas Cook’s Collapse Continues
9/23/2019 (Frommer’s): Thomas Cook Shuts Down: What to Do and How to Protect Yourself Now
9/23/2019 (Forbes): How To Avoid A Thomas Cook-Like Travel Disaster
9/10/2019 (InsideHook): What to Do If Your Flight Is Canceled Because of an Airline Strike
9/05/2019 (Christopher Elliott): This is the Difference Between Travel Insurance and Trip Protection
8/16/2019 (USA Today): What’s the Difference Between Travel Insurance and Trip ‘Protection’?
8/12/2019 (Los Angeles Times): Hong Kong Protest Disrupts Travel. Certain Airlines Allow Flight Changes Without Fees
8/09/2019 (The New York Times): Traveling in Hurricane Season: Is it Worth the Risk?
8/03/2019 (The Points Guy): What Happens If You Miss Your Cruise
8/01/2019 (Travel Market Report): Technology Has Only Begun to Impact Travel Insurance
7/26/2019 (Smart Meetings): New Safety Measures in Place in Dominican Republic
7/26/2019 (Los Angeles Times): Does Your Foreign Destination Require Travel Insurance? Increasingly, Yes
7/25/2019 (Travel Market Report): Travel Agents and Insurance Could Have Helped These Stranded Cruise Clients
7/22/2019 (Travel Weekly): Destinations’ Insurance Mandates Are Good News for Advisors
7/21/2019 (The Points Guy): What Older Travelers Need to Know About Getting Travel Health Insurance
7/19/2019 (USA Today): Yes, It’s Possible to Get a Refund on a Nonrefundable Airline Ticket; Here’s How
7/15/2019 (Travel Market Report): Offering Travel Insurance to Groups Can Boost an Agent’s Income
7/12/2019 (Travel Agent Central): Top Travel Insurance Tips for Hurricane Season
7/12/2019 (Business Traveler USA): Flyers Get Break from Airlines in Wake of TS Barry
7/8/2019 (Travel Weekly): Insurers Report Flurry of Inquiries Related to D.R.
7/8/2019 (Smarter Travel): How to Buy Hurricane Travel Insurance
6/28/2019 (Travel Weekly): Travel Insurance Sales Spike for Dominican Republic Trips
6/27/2019 (Travel + Leisure): Tourism to the Dominican Republic Has Dropped 74 Percent, According to New Study
6/24/2019 (Forbes): Dominican Republic Travel: Is It Safe?
6/20/2019 (NBC TODAY): Is It Safe to Travel to the Dominican Republic? Take These Precautions
6/10/2019 (Smarter Travel): 5 Common Travel Insurance Questions, Answered
6/10/2019 (NBC New York): Dominican Republic Tourism Hasn’t Seen a Hit Over Safety Fears, Travel Industry Experts Say
6/10/2019 (Travel Weekly): Cuba Cruises and Travel Insurance
6/7/2019 (Travel Agent Central): Cuba Travel Ban: What Does Travel Insurance Cover?
6/5/2019 (Click2Houston): When Should You Buy Travel Insurance, How Can You Save Money?
6/3/2019 (Consumer Reports): Vacation Nightmares: What to Do When Lodgings Go Wrong
5/22/2019 (Consumer Reports): Money-Saving Strategies for Buying Travel Insurance
5/19/2019 (Forbes): This Is The Surprising Way Insurance Companies Are Speeding Up Their Claims
5/17/2019 (Airfarewatchdog.com): The Travel Insurance You Need to Buy and the Kind You May Already Have
5/15/2019 (Napa Valley Register): Health Insurance Guys: Ramblin’ man wonders about travel health insurance
5/9/2019 (Smarter Travel): Cruise Insurance: Everything You Need to Know
5/3/2019 (USA Today): How to Avoid a Hotel Cancellation Penalty
4/20/2019 (Forbes): Born In The 1960s? The CDC Says You May Need A Measles Shot Before Traveling
4/08/2019 (Travel Weekly): Travel Insurers Have Custom Policies Covered
4/05/2019 (USA Today): How to Choose the Right Travel Insurance for Your Next Vacation
4/03/2019 (The Wall Street Journal): One of Life’s Great Riddles: Do I Need Travel Insurance?
3/20/2019 (AARP en Español): Seguros Para Tus Viajes En Cruceros
3/16/2019 (Forbes): A Small Travel Insurance Change That Could Save Your Next Vacation
3/03/2019 (Forbes): A New Cruise Amenity You Should Consider Now
3/01/2019 (The Digital Enterprise): Interview with Drew Sharma, Co-Founder of TravelInsurance.com
2/18/2019 (Travel Market Report): Travel Insurance Set for Greater Customization and Flexibility
2/15/2019 (NBC News): How To Snag a ‘Glitch’ Flight (and Other Travel Hacks That Will Save You Money)
2/14/2019 (Travel Agent Central): APRIL Launches New Plan for Annual Travel Insurance
2/11/2019 (Forbes): 3 Expensive Misunderstandings Of Medicare
2/11/2019 (Travel Market Report): How One Family’s Medical Emergency Reinforces Need for Travel Insurance
1/31/2019 (Travel Market Report): Pregnancy Could Cause Travel Insurance Complications
1/29/2019 (Forbes): These Are The Most Common Travel Insurance Mistakes
1/15/2019 (Travel Market Report): Berkshire Hathaway Debuts Cruise Travel Insurance Called WaveCare
12/31/2018 (Los Angeles Times): Resolutions for 2019: Go ahead — be stingy, grouchy or lazy. But it could cost you
12/07/2018 (Travel Weekly): Sales Growth Will Continue in 2019, Travel Insurers Predict
12/03/2018 (The New York Times): What Travelers Need to Know About the Paris Riots
11/16/2018 (thirdAge): Don’t Forget Travel Insurance When Booking Your Holiday Vacation This Year
11/15/2018 (InvestmentNews): Why Seniors Need Travel Insurance
11/14/2018 (International Travel & Health Insurance Journal): Survey Finds US Travellers Underinsured
11/13/2018 (Travel Market Report): Despite Record Disruptions, Most Travelers Still Don’t Opt for Insurance
10/17/2018 (International Travel & Health Insurance Journal): Tips for Hapless Travellers
10/07/2018 (St. Louis Post-Dispatch): Your Rental Car Is Damaged. Now What?
09/25/2018 (Real Simple): The 6 Essentials Your Travel Insurance Should Cover, According to an Expert
09/21/2018 (Global Traveler): Travel Insurance
09/11/2018 (AARP): Airlines Waive Fees for Hurricane-Related Flight Changes
08/22/2018 (Condé Nast Traveler): You’ve Been Buying Travel Insurance All Wrong
08/19/2018 (Forbes): The Best Place To Buy Travel Insurance For Your Next Vacation
08/08/2018 (The Points Guy): What to Know If You Have Plans to Travel to Indonesia
08/02/2018 (Travel Weekly): As Trip Numbers Grow, Travel Insurers See Big Jump in Sales of Annual Policies
07/26/2018 (USA Today): How Do You Buy Medical Insurance for a Trip to Rome?
07/20/2018 (Forbes): Should I Be Buying Insurance For A Better Customer Experience?
07/16/2018 (Elliott.org): They Wanted an Overseas Adventure. Now They Just Want a Refund.
06/08/2018 (AARP): Protect Your Vacation From Hurricane Season
05/21/2018 (Forbes): Hurricane Season is Here: Are You Covered?
05/07/2018 (USA Today): Hurricane Season Travel: What You Need to Know
04/11/2018 (NBC Nightly News): Is Travel Insurance Worth the Cost?
04/01/2018 (USA Today): Is an annual travel insurance policy right for you?
03/29/2018 (The Washington Post): Need trip insurance with a preexisting condition? The options may surprise you.
03/27/2018 (USA Today): How to protect yourself against carbon monoxide poisoning while traveling
03/08/2018 (International Travel & Health Insurance Journal): Spring breakers ensure they are insured
03/02/2018 (The New York Times): How to Travel With Children
02/10/2018 (Insider): 7 Mistakes You’re Making When Booking Airline Tickets
01/25/2018 (Airfarewatchdog.com): How To Make Travel Insurance Better
01/24/2018 (Travel Weekly): More travelers, disruptive events fueled growth in insurance
01/07/2018 (Los Angeles Times): What Travelers Must Know for 2018
01/03/2018 (TravelPulse): Where the Travel Industry is Headed in 2018
01/02/2018 (Huffington Post): Check Out These Sites For Objective Travel Insurance Information
11/13/2017 (Marketplace): Nervous Americans are shelling out for travel insurance
11/03/2017 (AFAR): Do You Really Need Travel Insurance?
10/29/2017 (USA Today): How to fight back against the ‘beyond our control’ excuse
10/29/2017 (Refinery 29): A Step-By-Step Guide To Plan The Perfect Vacay
9/21/2017 (Business Insider): How to get a refund for trips disrupted by hurricane season
9/14/2017 (Budget Travel): Travel 101: Read This Before You Buy Trip Insurance
9/08/2017 (Lonely Planet): If your travel plans are disrupted, here’s how to handle delays, cancellations and compensation
9/07/2017 (Los Angeles Times): Your cruise is canceled because of Hurricane Irma. Now what do you do?
9/06/2017 (The New York Times): What You Need to Know About Hurricanes and Travel
9/06/2017 (MarketWatch): What to do if Hurricane Irma is affecting your travel plans
9/06/2017 (AFAR): What You Need to Know About Travel During Hurricane Season
9/05/2017 (Reader’s Digest): 8 Helpful Tips for Traveling with Seniors
8/17/2017 (Destination I Do): Honeymoon Travel Insurance: 5 Facts
8/16/2017 (Travel Pulse): Savvy Millennials Take Longer Trips, Spend Less
8/16/2017 (Kitchn): What Millennials and Europeans Have in Common
7/28/2017 (Refinery 29): Is Buying Travel Insurance Worth It?
7/22/2017 (USA Today): When good trips go bad: Expert tips to prepare and respond
7/19/2017 (Huffington Post): 4 Things Retirees Should Know About Buying Travel Insurance
7/12/2017 (Oyster.com): Caribbean Hurricane Season: What You Need to Know Before Your Trip
7/07/2017 (GoBankingRates): Don’t Make These Costly Mistakes While Traveling Solo
6/22/2017 (MSN.com): 20 Tempting High-Risk Travel Destinations Under $1,100
6/20/2017 (Oyster.com): Hurricane Season in Florida: What You Need to Know Before Your Trip
6/05/2017 (Travel Weekly): Innovation a Challenge for Travel Insurers
5/19/2017 (Luxury Travel Magazine): 5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Travel Insurance
4/18/2017 (Hospitality Net): Are Airlines in the Hospitality Business?
4/04/2017 (Cruise Fever): Cruise Insurance Can Buy You Peace of Mind
3/31/2017 (Boomer Travel Patrol): Importance of Travel Insurance
3/31/2017 (International Travel & Health Insurance Journal): Saying No to Norovirus on Cruises
3/24/2017 (Hospitality Net): Is a “Travel Waiver” Plan Worth It for Business Travel?
3/03/2017 (Huffington Post): Does Travel Insurance Really Cover You? Here’s What You Need To Know.
2/15/2017 (Wendy Perrin): How to Buy Travel Insurance: What It Covers, When You Need It
2/02/2017 (International Travel & Health Insurance Journal): Destination trends for 2017
1/26/2017 (Travel Weekly): Travel insurance sales grew in 2016 as dangers increased
1/24/2017 (WCBO Cincinnati): 2 Women Learn the Risk of Skipping Travel Insurance
1/09/2017 (Condé Nast Traveler): Cruise Cancellation Policies: What to Know
10/16/2016 (Tulsa World): Family finances: Don’t get grounded by travel snafus
10/06/2016 (Airfarewatchdog.com): Air Travel and Hurricanes
7/19/2016 (Deutsche Welle): Should I Go? The Impact of Government Advisories for Travelers to Europe?
7/15/2016 (Martha Stewart Weddings): Is Travel Insurance Worth It?
7/4/2016 (Travel Weekly): Orlando Vacationers Appear Undeterred
6/29/2016 (USA Today): Airport Attack Another Blow for Turkey’s Tourism Industry
6/24/2016 (StarTribune): When to Buy Travel Insurance
6/22/2016 (TheStreet.com): Trip Cancellation Insurance: Why It’s the New Must-Have for Traveling
6/21/2016 (The New York Times): How (and Why) to Buy Travel Insurance
6/13/2016 (AARP): When Travel Insurance Pays Off
5/26/2016 (CBS News): Terrorism Has Travelers Buying Insurance, If Not Calm
5/06/2016 (Skift): Terror Attacks and Change Fees Cause Travelers to Rethink Travel Insurance
4/19/2016 (Airfarewatchdog.com): How To Make Travel Insurance Better
3/31/2016 (Condé Nast Traveler): How Terrorism Affects Tourism
3/28/2016 (International Business Times): When Will Brussels Airport Reopen? After ISIS Attacks, Officials Testing New Security And Temporary Infrastructure
3/28/2016 (Skift): 5 New Travel Startups Helping Ease Travelers’ Fears About Taking Trips
3/24/2016 (Insurance Business America): Brussels attack covered by state-run insurance pool, sources say
3/23/2016 (Travel Weekly): Surge of insurance inquiries expected following Brussels attacks
3/23/2016 (Examiner.com): U.S. issues Travel Alert for all of Europe
3/22/2016 (The New York Times): With Brussels Airport Shut Down, What Travelers Need to Know
2/19/2016 (USA Today): What travelers need to know about the Zika virus
2/11/2016 (The New York Times): What Travelers Need to Know About Zika and Dengue
2/08/2016 (TripAdvisor): Zika Virus: What Travelers Need To Know
2/07/2016 (Travel Weekly): Travel insurers: Most policies don’t cover Zika
2/04/2016 (Condé Nast Traveler): Should the 2016 Olympics Be Canceled?
2/03/2016 (About.com): Should You Change Your Family Vacation Plans Because of the Zika Virus?
2/03/2016 (Fox News): Travelers grow skittish amid Zika virus fears
2/01/2016 (Forbes): Dealing With The Zika Virus: Plane, Cruise, Hotel, Travel-Insurance Updates
1/28/2016 (The New York Times): How the Zika Virus Is Affecting Travel
1/15/2016 (Travel + Leisure): Is Travel Insurance Helpful in the Event of Terror Attacks?
12/21/2015 (TheStreet.com): Do You Need Ski Insurance?
12/08/2015 (International Travel & Health Insurance Journal): Cover or Price?
11/24/2015 (Condé Nast Traveler): Will the U.S. Terror Alert Cause Thanksgiving Travel Jitters?
11/13/2015 (Condé Nast Traveler): What to Do If You’re Stranded in a Foreign Country
10/21/2015 (Smarter Travel): Everything You Need to Know About Travel Insurance
10/12/2015 (ShermansTravel.com): From Security Lines to Delays: Your Ultimate Holiday Travel Survival Guide
10/02/2015 (Physician’s Digest): Travel Insurance: Yes, It’s Worth It
9/22/2015 (AFAR): 6 Things to Know About Visiting the Caribbean During Hurricane Season
8/28/2015 (Travel Market Report): Agents Say Medical Evacuation Insurance Provides Clients with Peace of Mind
8/21/2015 (Travel Agent Central): With Hurricane Season Underway, Travel Insurers Offer Top Tips
8/06/2015 (Condé Nast Traveler): Why You Should Consider Splurging for Travel Insurance
7/23/2015 (Condé Nast Traveler): When Disaster Strikes, How Far Will Travel Insurance Go?
7/23/2015 (Newsday): Money Fix: Know what’s covered when shopping for travel insurance
6/02/2015 (Huffington Post): 4 Very Good Reasons to Buy Travel Insurance
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