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Annual Cover Can Be More Cost Effective For Travellers

Annual Cover Can Be More Cost Effective For Travellers

For the several thousand holiday goers, who will be jetting off on a ski trip over the winter season, taking out a travel insurance policy has been highlighted as a must have item for their adventures.But for who wish to make the most of their ski trips and travel policies, while also making it cost......[Read More]
Is Travel Insurance Necessary?

Is Travel Insurance Necessary?

So you are getting ready to take that long awaited (and much needed) trip to Australia, and are pondering whether or not to purchase travel insurance. You reason with yourself saying well I'll only be gone for six days, I already have coverage with my credit card, or I just don't have the ......[Read More]
Why Should You Buy Travel Insurance When You Go Away?

Why Should You Buy Travel Insurance When You Go Away?

Are you someone who likes to travel? If you are, you are certainly not alone. The travel industry is booming with people wanting to see the world and that presents a wonderful question: Should I buy travel insurance when I go away?......[Read More]
Backpacker Travel Insurance Advice

Backpacker Travel Insurance Advice

There are a lot of insurers now cater specifically to students, who traveling overseas on their gap year, studying abroad, volunteer programs and all. The insurers offer more discount rate as well.......[Read More]
Bio

Bio

Joe Cortez is the Travel Insurance and Safety Expert at About.com. An award winning journalist who has been featured on CNN and CBS, Joe has often said that he was born with a suitcase in his hands. Which couldn't be more true, as he spends his time traveling as much as budget will allow. Som......[Read More]

Beach Safety Rules

Beach Safety Rules

The cooler may be packed with lunch and the car filled with beach chairs and towels, but don't forget to take along some beach safety knowledge to make sure that you have a pleasant day at the shore.......[Read More]
Believe it or not, where you buy travel insurance matters!

Believe it or not, where you buy travel insurance matters!

Does it matter if you purchase your travel insurance from a third party group or your travel provider? Learn about the pros and cons of each!......[Read More]
Jet Lag Symptoms

Jet Lag Symptoms

Jet lag is what happens when your body is suddenly forced to adjust to a new time zone. For example, you left Los Angeles at noon and spent six hours on a flight to New York. Upon arrival, your body expects it to be 6 p.m., but in reality it is 9 p.m. For the next couple of days, you will experience......[Read More]
Don't take a Selfie Stick to these locations!

Don't take a Selfie Stick to these locations!

Selfie Sticks are all the rage - but can they result in big trouble? The answer is yes! Here are five places to leave the selfie stick behind.......[Read More]
How to Acclimatize to High Altitude

How to Acclimatize to High Altitude

The move to a higher elevation calls for preventative measures to avoid the dangers of altitude sickness. Altitude sickness occurs when an individual's respiration rate does not meet the levels needed to properly deliver oxygen to the cells of the human body. Prevention measures also call for a chan......[Read More]
Credit card overcharged in your travel? Tips for disputing the charge

Credit card overcharged in your travel? Tips for disputing the charge

Do you know what to do about a credit card billing discrepancy while you travel? Learn how to keep your credit cards protected on About.com!......[Read More]
Fears Of The Air Travel

Fears Of The Air Travel

I went to the group regarding fear of air travel. In listening to others fears it helped me realize I was being irrational. Some how hearing others express my same thoughts helped me to realize how silly I have sounded to my colleagues. I am now back to flying around the country for my business.......[Read More]
Buy Cheap Ski Travel Insurance

Buy Cheap Ski Travel Insurance

If you are traveling for the winter, you might as well get ski travel insurance. This is the practical thing to do. You get to travel and at the same time not worry about what could happen.......[Read More]
Not Taking Travel Insurance - You May Be Risking More Than You Think

Not Taking Travel Insurance - You May Be Risking More Than You Think

If you're planning on taking a vacation where you would be leaving your state, province, or country, and you decide not to take any travel insurance, you may be risking more than the cost of your flight, hotel, or vacation package cost! Find out how much you actually can be losing not getting t......[Read More]
DBS Bank Singapore - How to Buy Cheap Travel Insurance Online

DBS Bank Singapore - How to Buy Cheap Travel Insurance Online

DBS Bank provides various kinds of insurance. Travel insurance is one of them. Travel insurance of DBS Bank has many new features and benefits. The insurance provides S$1,000,000 for emergency evacuation and medical assistance. It provides S$500,000 for accidental injury. Online application form is ......[Read More]
Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance

During travel, travelers face lot of risks like, trip cancellation, loss of baggage, loss of money or valuables, accidents, terrorist attacks, natural calamities and occasionally death. One cannot put a stop to travel because of the risks involved......[Read More]
Cheap Trip Cancellation Insurance For Any Reason - 3 FAQs

Cheap Trip Cancellation Insurance For Any Reason - 3 FAQs

Travel insurance is the way that some travelers cover their risk. And, for anybody who has ever left home for a week, a month or more, you know the kinds of risk that travelers face. One special type of scenario for which you can buy coverage is this: when you decide to cancel your own trip but have......[Read More]
Types of Travel Insurance Policies

Types of Travel Insurance Policies

Whether traveling for pleasure or business, it is important to consider what you would do if you suddenly found yourself in a situation where you were seriously injured or became very ill. You do not want end up in a situation where you could find yourself with an enormous medical bill or you are st......[Read More]
Never Travel Without Insurance

Never Travel Without Insurance

The concept of insurance has existed on the market throughout history, under one form or another. The ancient people used to use this principle in order to secure their merchandise when selling it or when transporting it, so that in case something would go wrong with the merchandise or the services ......[Read More]
Tips for Travel Insurance

Tips for Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is designed to protect you from losses while you are traveling.There are many situations that could result in your need of travel insurance.Things like lost luggage, trips being cancelled, medical emergency expenses along with other situations you may not have thought of.......[Read More]