Greater Vancouver Include Insurance On Your Travel Checklist

Sometimes the most important travel item is a phone number

(NC)-Toothbrush? Check. Swimsuit? Check. Suntan lotion? Check. Travel insurance? Huh?

Getting sick or injured during a vacation is not only bad timing, it can also be expensive. The pain of a broken ankle from playing beach volleyball or the bad shellfish you ate can be nothing compared to the expense of medical attention away from home.

"When planning for a vacation, the last thing anyone wants to do is think about what could possibly go wrong," said Dave Minor, vice president, TD Insurance. "The reality is, accidents happen - and travel medical insurance not only can provide assistance in t