Monthly Archives: May 2008

Components of International Student Health Insurance

Add to : A comprehensive medical insurance is mandatory for any student planning to go abroad for higher education. You may buy insurance from the home country or avail one from the country you will be studying at. Most universities … Continue reading

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Baggage policy changes in major airlines

Add to : The following carriers have made changes to their checked baggage policies. Air Canada Effective for tickets issued on or after May 15 for travel on or after July 15, 2008. Under the new policy, customers who purchase … Continue reading

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Customized solutions for student medical insurance

Add to : When you plan to go abroad for your studies, one of the main requirement is that of Student Travel Insurance, also commonly known as Student Medical Insurance. You cracked your University entrance exam, and now it’s time … Continue reading

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How to Keep Your Baggage Safe?

Add to : There’s nothing more unnerving than losing your luggage with your priceless items in a flight. On an average, airlines globally spend as much as $1.6 billion a year on mishandled baggage. How can you prevent baggage losses? … Continue reading

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Travel Guide – your online travel helpdesk

Add to : ICICI Lombard GIC is glad to introduce Travel Guide – an online initiative catering to all aspects of traveling overseas. We understand that travel insurance is just a small part of the whole jigsaw, and have thus … Continue reading

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Buying travel insurance? Here are a few important things which you would generally miss

Add to : Great! You have decided on your trip and you have got the tickets booked. You have also found out about the travel insurance you require and have bought it – either through the agent or online. Now, … Continue reading

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