They are problems many travelers never anticipate: a canceled flight, a missed connection, mislaid luggage, or worse, a last-minute illness or healthy disaster before a trip.
While it seems there might be no choice though to remove (or bombard out more) money, not to worry: You might unknowingly be carrying transport word in a form of your credit card.
“Credit-card transport word might yield for a payment of cardholders in a eventuality of a canceled trip, missed connection, mislaid or behind luggage or even death,” according to a new Cardhub.com study.
The investigate identifies 5 cards that offer a best word for travel-related problems: Chase Sapphire; Chase Sapphire Preferred; Discover It; Citi Prestige; and Wells Fargo Propel 365.
Some other commentary include:
- Both travel-accident word and luggage word are prevalent on rewards credit cards from vital issuers. Of a cards reviewed, 97 percent charity a former, 79 percent a latter.
- About 1 in 4 (26 percent) of a credit cards that offer travel-accident word provides advantage amounts in additional of $300,000.
- Among a cards charity luggage insurance, 84 percent yield coverage for mislaid luggage, 35 percent cover behind luggage and 19 percent cover both.
According to Cardhub.com owner and CEO Odysseas Papadimitriou, “It is critical to know that credit label companies offer we these advantages for free.”