When a hurricane delays your trip

Ed. Update: As of 5/19/2011, NOAA has released its predictions for the 2011 Atlantic Hurricane Season.  With an “above-normal” season predicted, we thought it might be helpful to re-run some hurricane season advice from years past so travelers can be sure of understanding exactly what travel insurance coverage might be most useful during the next

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Travel Insurance: It’s What & Who

Bri, Marketing In my life, there are various people who travel.  One of my oldest friends from my junior high school days racks up serious frequent flier miles globetrotting for business.  My sister, a professor of antiquities, is always flying off to some envious locale for a conference or a “research” trip (note, dear, sister,

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INSUREMYTRIP & HCC JOIN FORCES

WARWICK, RI, March 18, 2011— In the wake of  last week’s devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan, premier travel insurance comparison site InsureMyTrip.com and travel medical provider HCC Medical Insurance Services, LLC (HCCMIS) have launched a special initiative providing medical and evacuation coverage at reduced rates for U.S. travelers heading to Japan to aid in

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Where has that plane has been?

Bri, Marketing Much has been said, on this blog and elsewhere, about the unimaginable devastation that’s occurred in Japan over the past several days.   However, what no one seemed to anticipate, back on Day 1 of the crisis, was that we’d soon be discussing not natural disasters, but man-made ones; not earthquakes and tsunamis, but

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