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Seasonal – Holiday Travel

Last Updated: 12/12/2016

Squaremouth explains what travelers need to know about travel insurance for trips during the holiday season. Traveling to Europe for the holidays? Visit our Europe Travel Alert and Travel Insurance Information Center for more information about the State Department’s alert for holiday season travel. Squaremouth’s Holiday Travel Information Center is regularly updated with relevant new […]

3 Travel Insurance Benefits for Ebola’s Effect on Holiday Travel, says Squaremouth

Last Updated: 11/20/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL November 18, 2014 – As the holiday season approaches, some travelers face an unfamiliar concern: Ebola’s impact on travel. Squaremouth, America’s fastest growing travel insurance comparison site, explains three travel insurance benefits that may help those who find their holiday travel plans are affected by Ebola. Delayed Due to Ebola? New airport precautions have […]

What if the school year is extended and I have to cancel my trip?

Last Updated: 03/16/2020

The coronavirus pandemic has forced school closures across the United States, causing concern that schools may need to extend the school year. If If you are unable to take a pre-planned trip because of an unexpected school year extension, some policies may provide Trip Cancellation coverage. Depending on the policy, the Trip Cancellation benefit may […]

U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Spain and Andorra – Barcelona Van Attack – August 17, 2017

Last Updated: 08/17/2017

This message updates the Emergency Message the U.S. Consulate in Barcelona sent on August 17 informing U.S. Citizens that a likely terrorist attack has occurred at Las Ramblas close to Plaza Catalunya in Barcelona. Spanish media report the areas in and around Las Ramblas have been blocked off. There are also reports that two individuals […]

Greece Earthquake – Provider Position Statements

Last Updated: 07/21/2017

Official positions statements from Squaremouth’s travel insurance providers on the earthquake between the Greek Island of Kos and the Turkish coast on July 21, 2017 (July 20 ET). Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection Regarding the earthquake on 7/21 off the coast of Greece, to qualify for coverage, policies must have been purchased prior to 7/20/17. Below […]

London Mosque Attack – Provider Position Statements

Last Updated: 06/19/2017

Official position statements from Squaremouth’s travel insurance providers on the attack outside of a mosque in north London. GeoBlue One person was killed and eleven others injured early morning on Monday, 19th of June, when a van plowed into a crowd outside of a Mosque in the Finsbury Park area of London, on Seven Sisters […]

Europe – Travel Alert

Last Updated: 05/02/2017

The U.S. Department of State has issued a Europe Travel Alert, highlighting the risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. The alert cautions U.S. citizens to exercise vigilance when traveling in Europe, especially during the popular summer season. The travel alert was issued on May 1, 2017, and expires on September 1, 2017. This database is […]

Berlin Christmas Market Attack – Provider Position Statements

Last Updated: 12/20/2016

Official position statements from Squaremouth’s travel insurance providers regarding coverag for the Dec. 19 truck attack at a Christmas market in Berlin, Germany. These statements are subject to change as events unfold. APRIL Travel Protection We wish our condolences to the people affected by this event. As of December 19, 2016, coverage may be afforded under […]

U.S. Embassy & Consulates in Germany – Berlin Christmas Market Attack – Dec 19, 2016

Last Updated: 12/20/2016

U.S. Embassy Berlin informs U.S. citizens that on December 19 a truck drove into the Christmas Market at Breitscheidplatz. Police have surrounded the area. U.S. citizens in Germany are encouraged to avoid the area of Breitscheidplatz. We urge U.S. citizens in Berlin to contact family members and loved ones to notify them that you are […]