Credit cards offer a lot of travel-related benefits that most people don’t seem to know much about. Rental car insurance, travel accident insurance, and insurance for lost/delayed luggage are just a few of them.
To see whether such perks will be put to good use this summer travel season or left unused, plus a whole lot more, WalletHub conducted a nationally representative online survey. You can find the results below.
|Which credit card feature do you want most? (select one)|
|Refund if an item’s price drops within 60 days after a purchase||33%|
|Trip delay/cancellation insurance||10%|
|Rental car insurance||9%|
|Insurance for accidents while traveling||8%|
|Cell phone damage insurance||7%|
|Extend manufacturer’s warranty||7%|
|Extra time to return purchases||6%|
|Airport lounge access||5%|
|None of the above||15%|
|How long would your flight have to be delayed to file a claim with your credit card company?|
|Have you found your credit card’s customer service to be helpful while you’re traveling?|
|Do you trust the rental car insurance provided by credit cards?|
Note: Percentages may not total 100% due to rounding.