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I n s u r a n c e ! ! !

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I n s u r a n c e ! ! !

Please, I need help with Insurance. I've always bought insurance but this time I would like to combine it with a health insurance. In case of an emergancy like transportation, hospital etc. I've read this information sometime ago but can not remember one little thing about it.

I was advised to ask this question in the forum. What ever your knowledge, please let me know the details. I truly appreciate it.

I also want to add that I'm not the youngest any longer and thought of protecting me. I've only used the insurance once but had to wait 7 month to get the refund. I understand it takes a long time but what was so extremely bad was the way the insurance company made me go through all the paperwork, again and again. I had the feeling, they wanted me to give up, so they wouldn't have to pay me, and I almost did.

Thanks for helping. My trip is in March. Oh, one more question. When should I sign the insurance paper? Just when I paid for my last travel expenses? So far I've paid only $ 300 but of course it will be a lot more very soon.

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1. Re: I n s u r a n c e ! ! !

You should purchase travel insurnace as soon as possible to decrease the odds of "pre-existing conditions" kicking out a claim. For instance if you sought a doctor's treatement for a condition before you purchased travel insurance, it would likely kick out any claim for that condition after you purchased the insurnace policy. For travel insurance look at:

Insure My Trip Insurance Comparison Site - http://www.insuremytrip.com/

CSA Travel Protection - http://www.csatravelprotection.com/

World Travel Center - http://www.worldtravelcenter.com/

Travel Guard - http://www.travelguard.com/

Access America - http://www.accessamerica.com/

Edited: 31 January 2011, 19:02
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2. Re: I n s u r a n c e ! ! !

Great advice by crfan...

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3. Re: I n s u r a n c e ! ! !

thanks for your great advise. Now, I've my work cut out for me. Maybe I should say, that's the fun of traveling. All that organizing !

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