How President Biden’s Relationship with India May Affect Visitors

How President Biden’s Relationship with India May Affect Visitors

On January 20th, the world watched as the United States inaugurated its 46th President: Joseph R. Biden, Jr. On day one, his team sprang into action, putting forward 17 Executive Orders that took on issues ranging from the COVID-19 pandemic to immigration reform. On the campaign trail, and in his Continue reading

Explained: Evacuation and Repatriation Coverage

Explained: Evacuation and Repatriation Coverage

Health insurance for visitors to the USA can be complex. Despite this fact, it’s a necessity when traveling to the United States, either to attend school, to work, or even just to visit family. If you’re not used to dealing with American healthcare institutions, it’s difficult to identify the type Continue reading

How to Handle COVID Restrictions When Your Family Comes to Visit

How to Handle COVID Restrictions When Your Family Comes to Visit

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for regular contact and parental support hasn’t changed. However, continually evolving regulations and entry requirements have made travel difficult. Even with approved vaccines being distributed, it’s hard to predict when restrictions may ease, as the pandemic continues to rage across the United States. In Continue reading

Planning to Study in the United States? Why You Need F-1 Student Health Insurance

Planning to Study in the United States? Why You Need F-1 Student Health Insurance

International students at most schools in the United States are required to have a comprehensive student medical insurance plan. Depending on what visa they’re on, it may be required by the government as part of their application process, or their school itself may require it, no matter where they come Continue reading

What Would a COVID-19 Vaccine Mean for International Travel Insurance in 2021?

What Would a COVID-19 Vaccine Mean for International Travel Insurance in 2021?

In the last month, we’ve seen many positive news stories about COVID-19 vaccines. First, Pfizer and Moderna announced that their vaccines, developed separately, appeared to be between 94.5% and 95% effective against the coronavirus. Most recently, British regulators announced to great fanfare that they had quickly approved the Pfizer vaccine, Continue reading

Explained: Green Cards for Immigrants

Explained: Green Cards for Immigrants

Explained: Green Cards for Immigrants Anyone who has ever dreamed of living in the United States knows about Green Cards. The Green Card is the unofficial nickname for the Permanent Resident Card, a type of document that allows immigrants to permanently work and live in the United States. These permits Continue reading