Even if you buy insurance from one of the many travel providers apart from the airline, you most likely will not get cash back on an awards point ticket, said Megan Moncrief, marketing manager for SquareMouth, a travel insurance comparison website, which factors in numerous variables and offers quotes from different companies.
That’s because there’s no dollar amount associated with those points. What if you know that the ticket would have cost $2,000? “You can assume it may have cost $2,000, [but] there’s no way to prove it,” she said.
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