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Old May 23rd, 2012, 07:58 PM
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Originally Posted by Henry43 View Post
One of my neighbors was on a cruise with her husband in January . Her husband had a heart attack and the closest island was Belize . Apparently the doctors at the hospital wanted $800 in cash which my neighbor did not have .Her husband was eventually air lifted to Belize but only after numerous calls to family members were made to guarantee a monetary payment .
Shows why you need travel insurance. Almost all Travel Insurance companies will make a monetary advance.

BTW: Belize is not an island.

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