TITLE

Take Your Time Buying Travel Insurance: This Is No Small Purchase

AUTHOR(S)
Korcok, Milan
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Canadian MoneySaver;Jan2013, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on investment plans and offers suggestions on buying travel insurance policies. It mentions that individual seeking travel insurance should know there own medical record and history and should buy the plan which suits with health history and provides appropriate rate of return. It suggests that several points should be considered while purchasing the policy including analyzing non-disclosed regulation, avoiding cheap plans and analyzing profile of travel insurers.
ACCESSION #
85830394

 

Related Articles

  • Let's get smarter. JEYNES, PHIL // Money Marketing;9/10/2015, Issue 1500, p18 

    The article discusses the need for insurance companies to rely more on technology rather than on general practitioners' (GP) reports when it comes to gathering medical data on insurance applicants.

  • SureSave agent policy.  // Travel Daily;11/18/2014, p3 

    The article reports on the launch of Annual Frequent Traveller Policy (AFTP) by travel insurance company SureSave Travel Insurance.

  • Hardened market expected to continue. Prince, Michael // Business Insurance;10/21/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 42, p3 

    Reports on the financial conditions of insurance companies in Boston, Massachusetts. Estimation of the loss in property and casualty industry; Decrease in percentage of the return on equity; Views of R. Max Williamson, president at Scottsdale Insurance Co., on reinsurers.

  • Losses, asset erosion prolong hard market. Souter, Gavin; Winston, Paul // Business Insurance;9/23/2002, Vol. 36 Issue 38, p10 

    Focuses on the impact of poor investment returns on the insurance market in Monte Carlo, Monaco. Challenges faced by reinsurers; Increase of insurance rates; Adaption of underwriting fundamentals.

  • '99 Fixed Investments' Total Return Lagged. Townsend, Frederick S. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/13/2000, Vol. 104 Issue 46, p4 

    Reports on the total return of investment (ROI) posted by life insurance companies in 1999. Percent growth of ROI; List of the top 10 life insurers; Assets in bonds and mortgages of Aetna Life.

  • Technology.  // Canadian Underwriter;Nov2013, Vol. 80 Issue 11, p9 

    The article focuses on Gartner's forecast report as of November 2013 which forecasted that insurers will cancel 40 percent of their current customer-facing mobile applications because of insufficient return on investment by the end of 2015.

  • Observations On First Half Fiscal Follies--'2002: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly.' Hartwig, Robert P. // Insurance Advocate;9/30/2002, Vol. 113 Issue 37, p36 

    Focuses on the reported statutory rate of return of the property/casualty insurance industry in the U.S. Improvement of underwriting performance; Impact of the September 11 terrorist attack on the industry; Insurance effects of the possibility of war with Iraq.

  • Stock-Personal-Agent Combo Posts Best ROE. Sclafane, Susanne // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;05/07/2001, Vol. 105 Issue 19, p20 

    Reports the risk-adjusted returns earned by stock insurance companies that focus on personal lines and use agents as their distribution channel. Excess capital of the insurance industry; Number of property-casualty companies that maintained an excess capital of $88 billion in 2000; How...

  • Liability, property insurance premiums leveling off. Hutchison, Andy // Fairfield County Business Journal;8/4/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 31, p16 

    Describes the terminology 'leveling off' which is used in the insurance business, with general liability and property insurance in the U.S. Reliance of insurance companies to underwriting profits; Terms of rates in health care insurance; Emphasis on investment returns.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics