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Consumer Reports, Nov 17 2017 – Should You Buy Travel Insurance for the Holidays?

Consumer Reports, Nov 17 2017 – Should You Buy Travel Insurance for the Holidays?

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When booking a holiday getaway, travelers often have more to consider than the price of an airline ticket and hotel. They also have to decide whether to buy travel insurance, which could be useful if a trip is canceled because of natural disasters, such as the recent hurricanes in the southeastern U.S. and the earthquake in Mexico.

Terrorism is another reason travelers may want to opt out of a trip. In the wake of recent terror attacks in England, Las Vegas, and New York, online searches for terrorism coverage is up 40 percent over a year ago, according to SquareMouth, a website that compares travel insurance options.

Read the full Consumer Reports article online here: https://www.consumerreports.org/travel-transportation/should-you-buy-travel-insurance/