5 Common Travel Insurance Myths

By at 14 October, 2011, 8:22 pm

Buying travel insurance makes sense when booking a coastal vacation or heading off on a cruise. But do you really need insurance for that family ski trip or Costa Rica getaway? Travel insurance typically covers the cost of trip interruptions and cancellations, loss of luggage, and transportation to medical facilities in the event of an [...]


Travel Insurance Review Publishes Credit Card Travel Protection vs. Travel Insurance

By at 7 October, 2011, 5:16 pm

Many travelers these days are confused between credit card travel protection and travel insurance. A recent publication by Travel Insurance Review clarifies where credit card travel protection is and isn’t equal to a travel insurance plan. Hingham, Massachusetts (PRWEB) October 07, 2011 Credit card travel protection is causing a lot of confusion among travelers who [...]


Money Saving Tips When Buying Travel Insurance, Advises Squaremouth

By at 1 October, 2011, 2:45 pm

With the upcoming holidays, many travelers are looking for ways to cut back and save. For some, travel insurance will be the first expense to go. According to Squaremouth.com, a site for comparing and purchasing travel insurance, trimming a vacation budget by skipping the travel insurance could turn out to be an expensive mistake. To [...]


Cigna to buy travel insurance provider FirstAssist

By at 30 September, 2011, 2:29 pm

Tue Sep 27, 2011 10:00am BST * FirstAssist has 3 mln policyholders in Britain * Deal expands Cigna’s international business By Lewis Krauskopf Sept 27 (Reuters) – U.S. health insurer Cigna Corp (CI.N) has agreed to buy travel insurance provider FirstAssist Insurance Services to add a new product line to its international business. Cigna is [...]