ITIJ, Nov 21 2019 – Thanksgiving Travel Trends

Squaremouth has shared some interesting Thanksgiving travel trends The online travel insurance price comparison website said that a main concern for US travelers this year is having the ability to cancel a trip. This is due to financial concerns and/or work reasons and seems to indicate an awareness of growing austerity. In fact, according to […]

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Conde Nast Traveler, Oct 28 2019 – All Your Questions About Cruise Travel Insurance, Answered

While cruise lines usually offer their own insurance policies, experts advise looking instead to an independent, third-party insurer. “Travel insurance policies from independent insurers tend to be more comprehensive than those you might purchase through a cruise line,” McDaniel says. “Cruise line insurance is usually secondary coverage, meaning you’ll first need to file through any […]

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TODAY, Oct 23 2019 – Find the perfect fall getaway for you

Condé Nast Traveler contributing editor Mark Ellwood stops by the 3rd hour of TODAY to share the best locations for a fall getaway. Ellwood recommends visiting Minnesota for leaf peeking, Pacific Grove, California, to see the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary and much more. Watch the video online here: https://www.today.com/video/find-the-perfect-fall-getaway-for-you-71819845981

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LA Times, Oct 21 2019 – Are you paying too much for travel insurance?

There’s a rule of thumb when it comes to buying travel insurance: “Buy the least expensive policy that fits your needs,” says Jenna Hummer of online retailer Squaremouth. It’s not like wine, where the higher the price, the better the bottle. How do you know if you are paying too much? Experts say travelers should […]

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Forbes, Oct 18 2019 – Is Buying Travel Insurance Worthwhile?

Many of us pay for all kinds of insurance. There’s life, auto, homeowner’s, flood, earthquake, renter’s, long-term care, and of course what politicians are fighting over, health insurance. If you gamble, you can even get insurance against the dealer having a blackjack. It’s generally considered a bad bet. Insurance bears some resemblance to betting, although […]

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CNBC, Oct 11 2019 – When it pays to buy travel insurance

One of the most popular types of travel insurance is trip cancellation. Just be sure you know what you are buying. “Across the board, the biggest mistake [people make] is not understanding the coverage,” said Megan Moncrief, chief marketing officer of Squaremouth, a website that compares travel insurance. The most comprehensive coverage is “cancel for […]

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