When purchasing insurance, many people believe that the policy being offered will cover any situation. At the same time, customers will often choose the least expensive plan. You might think that you are saving money as you will likely not need the policy anyway. The problems start when you have a crisis overseas and you […]
News, Global Health Advice, and Travel Tips
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I was talking with a friend about a recent travel alert posted by the State Department. He asked me if it was an Alert or a Warning. At the time, I was not sure of the difference so I decided to look into it. According to Wikipedia: “A travel warning, travel alert, or travel advisory is an official warning statement issued […]