10 Reasons You'll Wish You Had a Travel Protection Plan

By Dan Drennen, Director, Travel

  • Originally published August 18, 2010 , last updated February 4, 2016
10 Reasons You'll Wish You Had a Travel Protection Plan
  1. You have a medical emergency in a foreign country
  2. You're involved in an accident and adequate medical treatment is not available. You need medical evacuation.
  3. Your bags are lost and your medication was in them. You need to have an emergency prescription filled.
  4. Your passport and wallet are stolen, and you need emergency cash and a replacement passport.
  5. A terrorist incident occurs in the city you’re planning to visit and you want to cancel your trip.
  6. A hurricane forces you to evacuate your resort, hotel or cruise.
  7. Unforeseen life-threatening illness, injury, or death of a non-traveling family member or business partner.
  8. Your principle residence becomes uninhabitable right before your trip due to fire, flood, earthquake, or natural disaster.
  9. You or your travel companion are subpoenaed or required to serve on a jury.
  10. A labor strike has resulted in complete cessation of travel services at the departure or destination point.

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