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[FAQ] Travel Insurance with Credit Cards

Today, we feature a special Pointshogger contributor, Luc Hamelin, who has been an Aeroplan member since the program was launched in 1984. He has learned through travel experience that reading the fine...

Earn Miles and Points on Home and Car Insurance

Home and car insurance premiums are a consistent bill to pay, so it is always nice to earn some miles or points on this spending. In most cases, you can use your credit card to pay for these premiums,...

[READER QUESTION] What Types of Travel Insurance are Covered on Award Travel?

A Pointshogger’s reader asked a question about the types of travel insurance that is covered on award travel. Generally speaking, if you have purchased your ticket with a travel credit card, you are...

Travel Insurance For 65 Years Old And Over

When we purchase travel credit cards, generally it will come with some sort of trip medical insurance, whether it be the first 10 days of your trip or the first 21 days of your trip. However, you will...

Car Collision Insurance Travel Credit Cards

When we carry around travel credit cards in our wallet, we never really take into consideration whether it offers car collision insurance since all car rental companies will offer their own insurance when...

Travel Credit Cards with Hotel Burglary Insurance

Not only are travel credit cards good for medical and trip insurance, but you can also take advantage of its hotel burglary insurance. When you’re traveling in a foreign country, it is difficult to foresee...

Best Credit Cards for Extended Warranty

Often, we never really think about purchasing extended warranty on the items we buy because we never think that there is a possibility that it will be damaged or broken. Luckily for some of us, the credit...

A Comparison Between Travel Insurance Credit Cards Relative to Annual Fee

It is always good to carry a card which can cover you while you are travelling, especially if this is all part of being a cardholder. Although travel insurance is great on some credit cards, we don’t...

[TRAVEL INSURANCE] Best Credit Cards for Delayed or Lost Baggage

In previous posts we looked at Emergency Medical Insurance, Trip Interruption and Trip Cancellation. Another important section of Travel Insurance Credit Cards is the coverage for delayed or lost baggage....

[TRAVEL INSURANCE] Best Credit Cards for Emergency Medical Insurance

Deciding on a good travel insurance package can sometimes be very time consuming (and expensive) depending on our travel needs, however, we often overlook the fact that we may already have a good travel...

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