Tagged: travel insurance

Trip Cancellation Insurance and the Corona Virus

On the Sunday, February 2nd edition of The Travel guys… *    In the Travel News, the Department of Transportation is asking for your input as they create new rules for Emotional Support Animals on airplanes, United Airlines says window shades up for take-off and landing, and we tell you about a Canadian hotel chain with free midday getaway rates on Valentine’s Day. *    The Corona Virus is on the minds of many travelers. ...

Is Your Pre-Existing Condition Covered by Travel Insurance?

On the Sunday, September 8th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News, an American Airlines mechanic apparently sabotaged one of his company’s aircraft, to insure it would not fly.  It’s apparently part of the ongoing mechanics’ labor issues with American, which is having a disastrous summer, between horrible weather and planes out of service due to mechanics playing strictly by the book.  What happens to cruise ship passengers when a hurricane means...

Travel Insurance Tips

On the Sunday, August 25th edition of The Travel Guys… * In the Travel News – Are you one of the 49% of Americans who lie about wi-fi availability when you are on vacation?…..and we tell you the airports with the worst TSA security lines. * In our Smarter Traveler segment, we focus on Travel Insurance.  Are you one of the many people with a “pre-existing condition?”  How does that impact your ability to get...

What are the pros and cons to purchasing travel insurance?

On the April 8th edition of The Travel Guys… *    In the Travel News, Mark tells us about a great new Southwest promotion and has two stories about travelers where something went really wrong.  One on an airplane and one in a hotel.  A Canadian man is being asked to pay $13,500 after his plane was diverted, and another man was banned from a hotel for 17 years after birds ransacked his hotel room. *    Clayton Whitehead...