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    Travel Insurance policies

    Has anyone had exceptionally good or bad experiences with their travel insurance companies? I've been covered by World Nomads for the past 3 years, but my current policy is up this month and I need to decide whether to stay with them or find a new company. About 6 months ago I filed a claim...
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    Missed trip due to medical emergency

    In October of 2016, I booked a trip on Avianca via Priceline that was scheduled for December of 2016. I was unable to take the trip due to a documented medical emergency -- The other passenger was hospitalized for an emergency related to her mental health one week prior to the dates of the trip...
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    Virgin Atlantic

    Three days prior to boarding a trip to London to celebrate my 65th birthday and meet our future son-in-law who lives in Northhamptonshire, I experienced a detached retina. The treatment consisted of an intraocular gas bubble which could burst during atmosphere changes and cause blindness. Not...
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    Want help heading off a problem before it happens...

    My wife teaches at a university in China. She has a 2-month break this year, basically January and February. We live in the Seattle area; her parents in Ft. Worth. Her 89-year-old father has been ailing, and all the family met for Christmas in Ft. Worth, wife flying in from China. Plan was...