Do you or your family frequently travel outside of the US? Take yearly cruises to other countries. Romantic getaways. Get coverage incase of any unexpectly medical or injuries that may happen.
Got an international trip coming up? Lucky you!
Whether it's a mission trip to Guatemala or a luxury
vacation in Italy, travel overseas is one of the most
wonderful experiences money can buy. But if something
goes wrong, you don't want to lose your travel investment.
That's why you should think about
purchasing international travel insurance.
Here are the three things travelers need to know before
they buy a travel insurance plan.
1. International travel isn't as simple as it
travelers' checks and staggering long-distance phone bills? Now
you can use your credit card and your cell phone almost anywhere
you go. You almost forget you're in a foreign country - until you're
faced with an emergency.
medical care overseas, or that you have no idea what to do when
your passport is stolen. That's why international travel insurance is
so important - especially a plan that covers unexpected emergencies
like lost baggage, accidents, trip interruptions, and trip cancellations.
2. International travel insurance balances
the risks of traveling overseas.
that's SCUBA diving off the Great Barrier Reef or eating pad thai in
Bangkok. The more adventurous your vacation, the more likely it
is that you'll have to deal with an unexpected emergency.
about the what-ifs. Look for an international travel insurance policy
that includes medical coverage, trip interruption coverage,
emergency medical evacuation coverage, 24/7 travel assistance
services and more.
3. With international travel insurance, you
have someone on your side in an emergency.
problems in a foreign country. If you don't speak the language,
it can be almost impossible to explain to police that your debit card
was stolen, or get an airline clerk to reschedule your cancelled flight.
hotline service can help. No matter where you are in the world, you
can speak with a multilingual specialist who can offer guidance in
almost any situation, from locating lost baggage to getting emergency
medical care. Just make sure you review your travel insurance plan
carefully before you buy, because not all plans offer the same
your trip with affordable travel insurance from Edmond Consult-
ing Group LLC.