Insurance / Travel Insurance

  • Trip and Travel Insurance Guide

      

    Remember the volcanic eruption in Iceland that left millions of travelers stranded on both sides of the Atlantic a few years ago? Boy, did that present one compelling argument for buying trip...

  • Easy way to compare insurance rates

      

    This website makes it so easy to shop for all kinds of insurance. Rate comparisons are emailed to you, and best of all…no pushy agents!

  • International Travel Tips: Money, Mobile & Booking

      

    With my background in the travel industry and a lifelong passion for travel, I've learned a thing or two about cheap travel. In this Overseas Travel guide, you'll learn how to...

  • When should you use a travel agent?

      

    Travel agents may seem outdated, but sometimes working with a real live person is superior to booking travel online.Back in the dinosaur days, I used to be a travel agent. For a while it looked...

  • Your pre-vacation credit card checklist

      

    As you plan your summer vacation, you most likely check out reviews of restaurants near your hotel, print out your confirmation information and make sure that everything you will need for your...

  • United Airlines mistakenly sells $40 RT tickets to Hong Kong

      

    Some United Airlines customers booked round-trip tickets to Hong Kong for $40 and four frequent flier miles over the weekend because of a computer glitch. Federal law requires United to honor the...

  • Which insurance to buy, which to skip

      

    You can get insurance on almost anything -- computers, phones, trips, your identity, your credit, your pets, and even home warranties! But should you? I saw a Marketwatch story about which...

  • Which kinds of insurance to buy (& NOT buy!)

      

    Insurance pitches are everywhere, but not all insurance is necessary. Clark names five kinds of policies to skip and four kinds you've got to have to protect yourself and your family.

  • Customer no-service car rental company taken to task

      

    There are some companies you never hear me talk about no matter how good of a deal they offer. Why not? Because I know their reputation has historically been sullied with serious customer no...

  • Going on a cruise? Consider insurance.

      

    Taking to the high seas soon? There's one kind of insurance policy you should buy before you leave to ensure all your passenger rights are protected.

  • Prevent unfair rental car damage fees

      

    Renting a car soon? Here's a simple, effective tip to protect yourself from damage charges...and save you on insurance fees at the same time. Don't get ripped off.

  • Get The Best Price on Car Rentals

      

    Car rental rates have been dropping for two straight years, but Clark shows you how to reduce the cost of that rental even further.

  • When To Purchase Vacation Trip Insurance

      

    Should you buy trip insurance when traveling abroad? Clark names the circumstances when it makes the most sense, plus he directs you to a website for comparison shopping those policies.

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  • Travel Booking and Planning Guide

      

    My FIRST RULE OF TRAVEL: Find a great airfare deal or affordable destination -- then figure out a reason to go there! Eventually you'll see the world at a fraction of the normal...