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Travel Guardian / AwayCare Staff Help Raise Funds for Hospice

Carol Derbyshire, centre, of Hospice and Tim and Janet Beaulieu, right, co-chairs of Hockey for Hospice are surrounded by Tecumseh Orange Crush and Belle River Orange Flyers hockey players after they received trophies at Libro Complex Thursday Dec. 29, 2016. NICK BRANCACCIO / WINDSOR STAR The annual Hockey for Hospice Tournament has smashed its own […]

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10 Safety Tips When Traveling To catch’em all!

  Remember if you are traveling out of country to catch those legendary Pokemons, call us first, we will do our very best to get you the best quote for all your travel insurance needs.   Here are 10 tips to keep you safe on your Pokemon Go journey 1. Avoid traveling with your eyes […]

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When you should book your holiday travel

A Thanksgiving turkey and a white Christmas might be the last things on your mind as you’re sweating through this hot summer, but they shouldn’t be. According to a new study by travel search engine Skyscanner, the best time to book flights for the 2015 holidays —Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve — is the […]

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Hefty bill for child’s air ambulance hits mom 17 years later

Before you leave your home province be sure to have an annual plan or single trip coverage from AwayCare Traveler’s Emergency Medical to avoid unexpected bills like this one. For as low as $0.42 a day (today’s rates, May 2015) this family could have had the coverage and peace of mind through their travels. Ryan […]

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Nepal Earthquake: What to Do When a Crisis Strikes During Travel

Following Saturday’s devastating earthquake in Nepal, you might be wondering what travelers can do to ensure their safety and communicate following a crisis. Here’s a tip sheet. Editor’s note, May 12: Following a second major quake today with at least 50 people reported dead in and around Nepal, it’s more important than ever to be […]

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San Diego Comic-Con 2015 #SDCC #ComicCon

To those Fan boys and girls – San Diego Comic-Con 2015 is quickly approaching. SDCC is the “largest convention of its kind in the world” with more than 130,000 people expected to attend this year! Not surprisingly, reservations for transportation, accommodations and the event itself have been made far in advance. With this many people […]

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Europe on the Cheap

With the depreciating Euro against the US Dollar (a lesser degree Canadian Dollar) traveling to Europe became a lot more appearing. “Basically right now Europe has a 25% sticker to it” to quote Bloomberg TV. With the cheaper Euro that means you get more out of your money when traveling to place like Italy and […]

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How much does it cost to have a Heart Attack in Florida?

According to FloridaHealthFinder.gov the cost of going to a Hospital for a heart attack in Florida can range from $25,236 to $63,907 for an average of 4.3 days. This is why it is so important for Travelling Canadian Snowbirds to have proper Travel Insurance before vacations abroad. Our Specialists are here to assist you in […]

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