These travel insurance apps might rescue your summer vacation

If I’ve heard Linda Limberger’s question once, I’ve heard it a hundred times.

“I’m wondering if you could recommend trip insurance,” she asked. “Something that covers medical, cancellation and other things.”

Maybe there’s an app for that? Read more “These travel insurance apps might rescue your summer vacation”

What’s not covered by travel insurance?

If I’ve seen Claire Richardson’s question once, I’ve seen it a hundred times. Maybe even a thousand times. Read more “What’s not covered by travel insurance?”

I bought travel insurance — so why isn’t it helping me?

Lance Delfino and his wife booked a cruise through Windstar Cruises to celebrate their fiftieth anniversary. But a month before they were scheduled to depart on the cruise, Delfino’s mother-in-law, who lives with them, was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer. Delfino and his wife were forced to cancel their cruise to tend to his mother-in-law, who needed in-home hospice care and was not expected to survive longer than two months. Read more “I bought travel insurance — so why isn’t it helping me?”

We helped her find Travel Guard contacts and she found a happy ending

Ruth Martin did it herself — with a little help from our intrepid researchers. Read more “We helped her find Travel Guard contacts and she found a happy ending”

The control center was on fire, but Travel Guard still won’t pay

Chuck Chiarello’s bucket list vacation to Alaska got off to a false start when his flight was canceled. It ended on a wrong note when his travel insurance company refused to cover some of his expenses associated with the cancellation.
Read more “The control center was on fire, but Travel Guard still won’t pay”

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