2018 Credit Card Travel Benefits Survey
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 do you trust more?
|Credit card companies||54%|
|Rental car companies||46%|
Does your credit card give you rental car insurance?
|I don’t know||33%|
Do you trust the rental car insurance provided by credit cards?
Which benefits do some credit cards offer?
|Rental car insurance||47%|
|Insurance for accidents while traveling||41%|
|Trip delay/cancellation insurance||39%|
|Extend manufacturer’s warranty||34%|
|Refund if an item’s price drops within 60 days after a purchase||32%|
|Airport lounge access||31%|
|Extra time to return purchases||27%|
|None of the above||26%|
|Cell phone damage insurance||17%|
|Access to the White House||2%|
Which credit card feature do you want most?
|Refund if an item’s price drops within 60 days after a purchase||26%|
|None of the above||21%|
|Trip delay/cancellation insurance||13%|
|Rental car insurance||10%|
|Extend manufacturer’s warranty||10%|
|Insurance for accidents while traveling||9%|
|Extra time to return purchases||8%|
|Cell phone damage insurance||8%|
|Airport lounge access||5%|
Have you ever had purchases declined due to suspected fraud while traveling?
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