With all of the limitations and choices, you may wonder if it’s worth buying travel protection. We do still recommend it. No, it doesn’t cover everything and you shouldn’t be lulled into a false sense of security, but your own health insurance may not offer any coverage in foreign countries. There are also more comprehensive plans, including those with “Cancel for Any Reason” provisions. The trick is, like so many things, you have to read the policies, both to determine which one to purchase and to know how to receive the coverage you pay for. You can use comparison sites, such as InsureMyTrip.com, TravelInsurance.com, or SquareMouth, for the initial culling process.
Read the full article online here: http://www.cntraveler.com/stories/2015-07-23/when-disaster-strikes-how-far-will-travel-insurance-go