Learn More About Travel Insurance

Education Center

There is a lot to consider when purchasing travel insurance, and we know it can be confusing. We’ve developed this education center to help you sort through common questions and learn the basics about travel insurance. Whether you’re looking for a checklist of things to have before you buy or wondering what to do if your trip gets cancelled – you’ve come to the right spot!

We want you to understand what you’re purchasing, because an informed customer is a happy customer. If you still have questions, you can always contact us 24/7 at 800-826-5248.

Travel Insurance Checklist

We’ve created a checklist to help ensure you have everything you need to get your travel insurance quote or to purchase your plan. 

What Is Travel Insurance?

Travel insurance is a type of insurance (like car or home insurance) that provides coverage for certain costs and losses associated with traveling...

How Does Travel Insurance Work?

You’ve purchased your policy, now what? The good news with Travel Guard is that your coverage becomes effective 24 hours after purchasing your policy...

What is a Policy of Insurance?

When you’re looking at travel insurance policies, it’s important to understand what you are purchasing. The best way to do this is to read over the policy of insurance

When Should I Buy Travel Insurance?

You’ve decided you need travel insurance for an upcoming trip, but now you need to know when to buy it, right? You have some options…

Assistance Services

One of the best parts about your travel insurance plan is having access to 24-hour assistance services. We have specially trained representatives who...

Which Plan is Right for Me?

Take a look at our helpful table to compare some of the benefits in our most popular plans and see which travel insurance plan meets your needs. 

How Much Does Travel Insurance Cost?

Let’s break down how travel insurance is priced.

Winter Storms and Travel Insurance Coverage

We’ve got answers to some of the most common questions for traveling during winter storms and how your Travel Guard® travel insurance may help.

Travel Guard In The News

Travel Mom on WLIW
Source: WLIW

Travel Mom appeared on Tampa Morning Show to speak about the importance of buying travel insurance for your next trip.


AIG Travel Unveils Optional Lodging Expense Coverage
Source: TravelPulse

In response to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) requirement that U.S.-bound passengers provide proof of negative COVID-19 tests, AIG Travel unveiled optional lodging expense coverage for travelers concerned they may be prohibited from boarding aircraft due to positive tests.

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