WFLA News Channel 8, April 26 2018 – Is cruise insurance worth it?

Without travel insurance, cruise lines typically don’t offer any reimbursement for a cancellation. But is trip insurance always worth it? Believe it or not, travel experts say it’s not always a good decision to fork over the extra money for insurance. Sometimes, the gamble may actually be worth it. But as Susan’s case tragically highlights, […]

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The Washington Post, April 16 2016 – Talk about Travel

Q: Travel Insurance So we are going as a family on a trip to Israel arranged with a travel agency through our temple next year, and some of us will be on different flights due to coming from different areas. What should we look for in purchasing travel insurance (for this big a trip, it […]

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CNBC, March 27 2018 – 5 international destinations gaining the most American tourists

Ready to book summer travel plans but don’t know where to go? You may want to consider these five fastest-growing international destinations for American tourists. Israel is gaining the most traction with U.S. travelers who purchased travel insurance through comparison website Squaremouth, according to the St. Petersburg, Florida-based company. The firm’s rankings are based on […]

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Lonely Planet, March 27 2018 – These tourist destinations are gaining popularity with US travellers

Want to beat the crowds to the latest up-and-coming tourist destinations? Then you’ll want to start planning soon. There are five international destinations seeing a huge boost from American travellers, according to travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth. Among the customers who purchased their insurance through the company, Israel is the fastest-growing destination, with a near […]

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LA Times, March 19 2018 – Heading for spring break? What students need to know, and what parents must know

Travel comparison site Squaremouth notes that spring breakers can buy themselves 24-hour assistance with a policy. As with all insurance, there are exclusions, and a recent statement from Squaremouth included these sobering words: “It’s no secret that many college students will be drinking alcohol while on their vacation, especially if their destination’s drinking age is […]

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NBC Dallas, March 5 2018 – Travel Insurance: To Buy or Not to Buy?

Do your research. Travel agents may have preferred relationships with only a couple of insurance providers. Instead use comparison websites like insuremytrip.com and squaremouth.com, each sells more than a hundred policies from a variety of companies. Stick to insurance that will cover potentially bigger losses, just ask Paulette Mann. “It makes you feel like you’re […]

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