Archive for February, 2010

Travel Insurance for Parents

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

So you’ve been an international student for some time now, living on your own in a foreign country. You’ve been skyping back and forth with your parents, dealing with the intermittent phone calls that are sometimes hard to coordinate with the time change. But this time they’ve announced that they are ready to come for [...]

 

Mexico Trip Insurance

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

Going abroad to Mexico is a unique opportunity – whether you will be learning Spanish, doing a study abroad trip, or vacationing. Although Mexico has public health care available to its citizens/permanent residence through the Instituto Mexicano de Seguro Social, these services are not available to visitors. Instead, you will need to seek treatment in [...]

 

Travelers Insurance for Haiti

Friday, February 5th, 2010

After January’s earthquake, many volunteer groups have been traveling to Haiti to assist in disaster relief efforts. The earthquake measured a 7 on the Richter scale and caused extensive damage to the area surrounding the capital, Port Au Prince. If you plan on assisting with the relief in Haiti, it is important that you are [...]

 

Spring Break Trip Insurance

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

It’s almost that time of year again – it’s that one week off from school to kick back and relax. That is, kick back and relax in a foreign country! Whether you plan to enjoy the sun in Cancun, Mexico or if you’ll be navigating your way through the web of trains in Europe, you’ll [...]