Global Entry Saves Time at the Airport
As your trusted travel advisor, if you are traveling frequently, internationally and domestic definitely consider applying for Global Entry. Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States. Global Entry members are known as “trusted travelers” and automatically includes them in the affiliated PreCheck program. If you are traveling at least 4 times a year this is a priceless investment. Once you have it, you’ll think damn why didn’t I apply sooner. It costs $100 and is valid for 5 years, this Trusted Traveller number will be linked to your airline ticket and allows travelers to skip the long lines at immigration and customs by using Kiosks and also allows you to go thru the airport security TSA line. There are over a 100 airlines that have TSA lanes. The key benefits; allows you to leave your shoes, belt, and jacket on, keep liquids (always under 4oz) and laptops in your bags, and use a standard metal detector, not the full-body scanners. You will definitely get thru security check much quicker.
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