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Tripped Up
Going on vacation? Think travel health insurance is going to protect you if something goes wrong?

Marketplace exposes an industry that's set up to fail -- convoluted medical questionnaires that can trip people up, travel agents on hidden camera giving dangerous advice, and travellers left on the hook for hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Watch what happens when Erica Johnson goes looking for answers from a multi-million dollar industry that "regrets your claim is denied."
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Broadcast Date: MARCH 9, 2012
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