Education Center

We've developed this education center to help you sort through common questions and learn the basics about travel insurance.

Travel insurance is a type of insurance(like car or home insurance) that provides coverage for certain costs and losses associated with traveling

Weʼve created a checklist to help ensure you have everything you need to get your travel insurance quote or to purchase your plan

You've purchased your policy, now what? The good news with Travel Guard is that your coverage becomes effective 24 hours after purchasing your policy.

When youʼre looking at travel insurance policies, itʼs important to understand what you are purchasing. The best way to do this is to read over the policy of insurance.

Youʼve decided you need travel insurance for an upcoming trip, but now you need to know when to buy it, right? You have some options.

One of the best parts about your travel insurance plan is having access to 24-hour assistance services.

It's easy to get a quote!

Tell us about yourself and your trip and we'll show you some options.

Take a look at our helpful table to compare some of the benefits in our most popular plans and see which travel insurance plan meets your needs.

Letʼs break down how travel insurance is priced.

Weʼve got answers to some of the most common questions for traveling during winter storms and how your Travel Guard® travel insurance may help.

What you need to know about hurricanes and travel insurance coverage.

Travel Guard in the News

Travel Mom on WLIW

Travel Mom appeared on Tampa Morning Show to speak about the importance of buying travel insurance for your next trip. Source: WLIW


In response to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) requirement that U.S.-bound passengers provide proof of negative COVID-19 tests, AIG Travel unveiled optional lodging expense coverage for travelers concerned they may be prohibited from boarding aircraft due to positive tests.

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Coverage available to U.S. residents of the U.S. states and District of Columbia only. This plan provides insurance coverage that only applies during the covered trip. You may have coverage from other sources that provides you with similar benefits but may be subject to different restrictions depending upon your other coverages. You may wish to compare the terms of this policy with your existing life, health, home, and automobile insurance policies. If you have any questions about your current coverage, call your insurer or insurance agent or broker. Coverage is offered by Travel Guard Group, Inc. (Travel Guard). California lic. no.0B93606, 3300 Business Park Drive, Stevens Point, WI 54482, CA DOI toll free number: 800-927-HELP. This is only a brief description of the coverage(s) available. The Policy will contain reductions, limitations, exclusions and termination provisions. Insurance underwritten by National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa., a Pennsylvania insurance company, with its principal place of business at 1271 Avenue of the Americas, 37th FL, New York, NY 10020-1304. It is currently authorized to transact business in all states and the District of Columbia. NAIC No. 19445. Coverage may not be available in all states. Your travel retailer may not be licensed to sell insurance, and cannot answer technical questions about the benefits, exclusions, and conditions of this insurance and cannot evaluate the adequacy of your existing insurance. The purchase of travel insurance is not required in order to purchase any other product or service from the Travel Retailer.