Travel Insurance Master – Plan Your Next Trip With Confidence

Travel planning can be extensive – it’s an investment of both time and money. You may be asking yourself what happens if you need to cancel or if something happens to my flight or my job?

That’s where finding the right travel insurance comes in. There are many options out there, and trying to understand which plan that’s best for your trip can be overwhelming. By visiting, you can easily plug in your trip details and the travelers’ information. Their smart algorithm will recommend the best value, as well as give you side-by-side comparisons of plans from leading travel insurance providers all in one place. 

Travel Insurance Master also makes it easy to filter the results by specific benefits and plan types. Many travellers don’t realize travel insurance can cover you in cases of hurricanes, employment layoff, medical reasons, and much more. It doesn’t cost much for peace of mind, protection, and flexibility.

Have you ever had a bag delayed or end up on the next flight? Many of us have been there, and it can definitely throw a wrench into your arrival in paradise. Travel insurance can provide reimbursement for the purchase of necessary items if your bag is delayed for a specified period of time. If your trip is delayed for a covered reason, you may be reimbursed for the expenses you incur and for the non-refundable, unused portion of your covered trip cost.

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This past year, domestic travel and road trips have been on the rise. It’s a common misconception that travel insurance is only for travels abroad, travel can still be delayed, cancelled, and more – you’ll want to protect your investment.

Travel Insurance Master offers a rental car filter that will show you plans that will offer coverage for your rental car. This will save you money versus buying a plan at the rental car agency or using your own personal car insurance, and you can use the leftover funds towards an activity or meal on your trip instead! The added protection is worth it, and you’ll be happy you have the protection as you don’t want to add any stress to driving your rental car in an unfamiliar area.

With hurricane season, you don’t want to delay protecting your vacation until the storm is headed for you or your destination. Book in advance and look for the Hurricane and Weather Cancellation benefit filter, as a hurricane could affect your home before you leave, delay your flight, and much more.

2020 has also highlighted the need for trip cancellation. Trip Cancellation plans are the most popular type of travel insurance. They allow for cancellation if certain requirements are met, like sudden sickness or injury preventing you from taking a trip. Cancel for Any Reason will allow you to cancel for any reason whatsoever as long as it is within the stated timeframe, usually two days prior to departure.

Travelers who purchase CFAR are eligible to receive up to 75% reimbursement of their trip cost. Choosing which option works best for you will give you protection and flexibility.

As you plan your next trip, be sure to add to your checklist. The best time to buy is within 10-21 days, depending on the insurance company and plan you choose. There are time-sensitive benefits you may want to take advantage of, like the Pre-existing Medical Conditions waiver.

If you buy insurance within the specified time frame from the initial deposit, usually two weeks, you will get broader coverage like the Pre-existing Medical Conditions waiver and other benefits, depending on the plan.

Don’t worry if you’re planning on buying travel insurance at the last minute, though – some plans allow you to buy coverage up until the day before you depart.

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Travel insurance shouldn’t be a big question mark. Make an informed decision with Travel Insurance Master and their easy-to-use site. As always, refer to your certificate of insurance to see your coverages, and utilize the filters on to find exactly what you are looking for.

Travel Writer at Savoteur

Casandra Karpiak is a travel writer and owner of Savoteur. A Toronto native with Danish roots currently residing in British Columbia, her travel writing has been seen on The Associated Press wire, MSN, FOX, CBS, NBC, Entrepreneur, 24/7 Wall St, Times Daily, and many more. When she’s not traveling, she can be found at hockey arenas all over BC cheering on her two young sons.