Avoid these common travel insurance mistakes on your next trip

When I think of travel insurance mistakes, I’m reminded of Carol Buckley’s case. She recently contacted me about her daughter, who had booked two airline tickets from Boston to London, purchasing the airline-recommended insurance. Read more “Avoid these common travel insurance mistakes on your next trip”

What to do when travel insurance doesn’t work

Travel insurance doesn’t always work.

There, I said it. Read more “What to do when travel insurance doesn’t work”

How to get your policy to cover you — special circumstances and all

“I’m at a loss,” Bill Dunn wrote to me recently. “I’m looking for advice on how to appeal a decision against my travel insurance claim.”

The problem: Dunn had bought travel insurance for a recent trip to see his nephew get married. Six weeks before his departure, he lost his job. Read more “How to get your policy to cover you — special circumstances and all”

What if your circumstances change during your trip?

I’m a scuba diver. An avid scuba diver. Read more “What if your circumstances change during your trip?”

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?”