Global Entry makes travel, both within the United States and outside of it, easier. With expedited security through TSA Precheck as well as shorter and easier customs lines, Global Entry practically pays for itself by removing a lot of the stress and hassle from frequent travelers’ trips.
Nothing slows a business traveler down at the airport as much as waiting for security. Even the most prepared traveler who shows up with shoes, jacket, and laptop removed can’t escape the inevitable wait for other passengers who were less prepared. Luckily, over 150 airports and 12 airlines have adopted TSA precheck for those who are eligible. For many, it isn’t always clear what TSA precheck is and even if it is clear, whether or not it’s worth it. Here are answers to frequently asked questions regarding TSA precheck and a couple tips to help business travelers make sure they are picking the best expedited security program for them.