When a customer purchases the Travel Select plan from Travelex Insurance, their children under the age of 21 receive coverage at no additional cost for trips lasting up to 180 days. In addition to coverage for things like medical expenses and missed flights, Travel Select customers can purchase upgrades on individual services to customize their level of protection. Travelers should carefully compare plans offered by Travelex and other insurance companies to make sure they are getting the best deal.
Travel Select Benefits
If a Travel Select customer’s trip is canceled or interrupted due to natural disasters, inclement weather, labor strikes, mechanical problems, terrorism or financial default on the part of the travel supplier, Travelex will reimburse 100 percent of losses up to $25,000. Policy holders can receive up to $750 if they miss a flight connection due to travel delays of five hours of greater. If a delay causes the customer to miss a cruise departure, they are entitled to reimbursement for transportation expenses associated with catching up with the their cruise ship.
If the airline cancels the customer’s flight, Travelex will cover any fees incurred from reissuing tickets or returning frequent flyer miles up to $200. Travelex can also reimburse up to $250 of cost associated with delivering a vehicle to the traveler’s home if they need transportation to the airport.
Primary medical expenses up to $50,000 are covered, and any costs associated with an emergency evacuation can be reimbursed up to $500,000. Customers are entitled to $250 if their luggage doesn’t arrive until 12 hours after arrival, and they can receive up to $1,000 if their luggage is completely lost. The Travel Select Plan also provides $25,000 in accidental death and dismemberment coverage. Travelex offers 24/7 customer service.
Travel Select Optional Upgrades
Customers can ask for a preexisting condition waiver if they purchase their plan within 21 days of making their deposit. Policy holders have the option to upgrade AD&D coverage to $200,000 per person and add $35,000 in coverage for rental car damage. They can also purchase additional medical coverage including coverage for pets. Other upgrades include coverage for trip cancellation or interruption due to work reasons, business property coverage, sports equipment coverage, search and rescue services, reimbursement for additional expenses due to flight delays and more.
Travel Select Limitations
All optional upgrades have to be chosen when the customer buys their plan and paid for within 21 days of making their trip deposit. Travel Select is only available for citizens of the United States, and some benefits may not apply to residents of some states. Carefully look over the terms and conditions of any to insurance plan before making a purchase. The customer is responsible for providing documentation during the claims process to Travelex to qualify for benefits.