WARWICK, RI, January 28, 2008— Consumer demand for group  insurance is on the rise, reports, the nation’s leading online provider of travel insurance; a fact largely attributed to the rapidly growing trend toward group travel.

“From family reunions to school and mission trips, more people than ever are traveling as part of an organized group,” says Jim Grace, industry expert and President and CEO of InsureMyTrip. “Group coverage is one of the many cost-saving benefits of traveling in numbers.” If you are traveling with ten or more people to the same destination, you are eligible for group insurance coverage.

“When traveling as part of a group one thing is certain,” continues Grace, “as the numbers in your party increase, so too do the odds that your travels may be impacted in some fashion.  That’s when travel insurance is no longer just an option, it’s a necessity. “Trip Cancellation Package Policies and Travel Medical Insurance Policies offer comprehensive coverage and are most popular with many types of travel groups including:

  • Wedding Groups
  • Family Reunions
  • Professional Association Meetings
  • Business Incentive Events
  • School Excursions
  • Sporting & Athletic Events
  • Religious/Church Pilgrimages

Launched in 2003, is the original travel insurance portal just for group travelers. provides both trip cancellation as well as travel medical plans, so group travelers can rate, compare, analyze and buy travel insurance all in a completely secure environment.  “We have a simplified quoting process,” explains Grace, “which captures only the basic information needed to obtain a quote, and allows groups to share their findings with one another via email. Once they are prepared to purchase, they can complete the transaction online for their entire group roster.”

To learn more about the protection plans that best suit your group travel needs, visit online or call (800) 691-9159 to speak with one of the company’s licensed travel insurance professionals.  “While many find InsureMyGroup’s do-it-yourself, web-based program invaluable,” says Grace, “thousands of customers are also calling on our expert team of insurance professionals to further assist them in all aspects of travel insurance, from coverage definitions to the fine print details.” Small groups and individual travelers can also compare and purchase travel insurance at or call (800) 487-4722 for personal assistance.

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Established in 2000, is the leading, consumer-oriented on-line travel insurance aggregator worldwide.  Featuring insurance comparisons from the top industry providers, is a unique, one-stop resource designed to meet consumers’ comprehensive travel insurance needs, all in a secure environment. also specializes in providing integrated technology solutions for the travel insurance industry, with over 2,000 private-labeled and co-branded travel-related websites around the globe. is headquartered in Warwick, RI with additional offices and data centers in Connecticut and Oregon.


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