Bothered by a Bevy of Baggage Blunders

Travelers through Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport had their patience tested this week.  Bad weather in the region caused many flights to be delayed, diverted, or cancelled.  Travel insurance can help alleviate some of the stress and financial impact accompanied by these types of situations, but as Bill Spencer wrote for WWLP.com in Houston, fliers were Continue

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Travel Insurance Benefits Business Travelers

Looking to earn some brownie points with your boss? Or are you a business owner looking to reduce your company’s costs? Include travel insurance in your travel plans to protect you and your co-workers’ upcoming business trips. An increasing number of business travelers are using travel insurance to reduce their costs and minimize the risk Continue

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Making Travel Easier for Your Family

What’s better than family travel? Family vacations create lifelong memories with your loved ones. Whether it is a trip to an all-inclusive resort or a cultural experience in Europe, these vacations are instrumental for family bonding and strengthening. For these reasons and many more, family travel remains a popular trend in the industry. According to Continue

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Why Should I Purchase Travel Insurance?

This a question that many travelers ask themselves. In order to help you make that decision, we’re sharing the top reasons why travel insurance is a must in order to make sure your travel investment is protected. You need to cancel your trip. What if you fall ill before your vacation? Or what if your Continue

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Why Travel Insurance is Important for Your Clients

Vacations are supposed to be filled with lots of laughter, memorable experiences and endless sightseeing.  Unfortunately, that isn’t always the case because vacation-ruining events can occur when you least expect it. When these unexpected events occur, your clients want someone they can call on. If you include travel insurance in your client’s travel package, you Continue

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Travel Insurance and Vacation Nightmares

Travel insurance can cover the financial risks of traveling including accidents, illness, lost baggage, emergency evacuation, theft and many other unfortunate situations. While the loss depends on how much of the trip is prepaid, the refundability of the airline ticket, state of the traveler’s health, the destination, and several other factors, the coverage that travel Continue

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Turn the Page on Your Travels

“A great book should leave you with many experiences…” –William Styron   A good book can come in handy while you’re traveling. Stuck at the airport? Read a few pages (or chapters, depending on your delay).  Have some extra time while relaxing on the beach? Make some progress on your favorite novel.  Going through travel Continue

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Winter Storm Nemo and Your Coverage

With the most recent winter storm approaching travel plans for persons traveling through airports along the northeastern seaboard (i.e. New York, Philadelphia, Boston, etc.) may be disrupted for a few days beginning  Thursday, February 7th, 2013.  While many travel suppliers and airlines are trying to reroute and/or reprotect travelers on alternate flights, some delays and/or Continue

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Draco Causes Delays

Update – The National Weather Service blizzard warning is still in effect for a large portion of the Midwest. The warning extends from eastern Colorado to Wisconsin. Almost the entire state of Iowa is included in that warning. On Thursday, more than 30,000 people in the state lost power. Iowa has also seen the highest Continue

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Love at First Flight

In 2011, Steve Pasternack found himself stranded in the Miami Airport. As he settled into a seat to wait out the delay, he noticed other passengers gathered around an airport bar looking for something to do to pass the time. Then he had a revelation. What if there was a way for these people to Continue

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