Newly enhanced Travel App features Google Places as well as a convenient
option to purchase travel insurance while on the go
TORONTO, Oct. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - KANETIX is excited to announce today its
newly updated Travel App to enhance the travelling experience for
Canadians. Now iPhone, iPad and iPod device owners will be able to
enjoy their trip; by purchasing travel insurance and finding
destinations while travelling.
The free reloaded Travel App features an easy-to-use menu for travellers
to virtually find anything and everything they need while away with the
use of their mobile device. Travellers can also obtain up to five
travel insurance quotes in ranking order from low to high as well as
obtaining quotes for a single trip, multitrip, all inclusive and trip
cancellation insurance coverage.
"KANETIX's Travel App gives consumers the ability to seamlessly shop and
purchase travel insurance while on the go," says Andrew Lo, chief
marketing officer, KANETIX.ca. "The new features of this app will also
help consumers to find the amenities they need to enjoy their
KANETIX's Travel App now features Google Places, a feature which will
give consumers the option to find the nearest:
The app also gives travellers a detailed purchase summary so they can
conveniently view all of the fine details of their travel insurance
policy in an easy-to-read PDF. And for travellers who forget to buy
travel insurance - KANETIX's Travel App includes alarm reminders to
remind travellers to buy travel insurance when going away.
Consumers can download KANETIX's free Travel App by either downloading the app from KANETIX.ca or by visiting the Apple App store by searching for the keyword KANETIX
on any Apple device.
Launched in October 1999, KANETIX was Canada's first online insurance marketplace and today provides over
a million quotes per year to consumers looking for insurance, as well
as comparisons for mortgage rates and credit cards.
The KANETIX comparison service is a one-stop shopping environment for consumers.
Each day, thousands visit the KANETIX website at KANETIX.ca to comparison shop their various financial needs. Shoppers choose what
they want to compare, obtain a quotation and complete an online
application or, with the help of KANETIX connect with the provider to purchase or apply for the product over the
Through its Software as a Service team, KANETIX is also the leading provider of online insurance quotation technology,
developing online quotation systems, mobile solutions, actuarial tools
and websites for many of Canada's largest insurance brands.
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For further information:
For more information, visit KANETIX.ca or contact:
416.599.9779 ext. 343