Squaremouth Names Top Travel Insurance Providers for August 2012

Published by September 21, 2012

ST. PETERSBURG, FL September 21, 2012 – Travel insurance comparison site, squaremouth.com, names Travel Insured International as its top selling travel insurance provider for August 2012. The provider captured 20.02% of overall premium sales for the month of August and leads in total premium sales for the year, at 19.94%.

Travel Insured International, which carries an AM Best rating of “Excellent,” has been a top provider on Squaremouth’s site for over a year. The company offers four comprehensive plans which include benefits that many travelers seek, such as trip cancellation and interruption. “Travelers may choose to upgrade for specific benefits,” says Chris Harvey, CEO of Squaremouth.  “This versatility helps tailor insurance policies to travelers’ needs.”

In addition to being the top-selling carrier, Travel Insured’s Worldwide Trip Protector was the top-selling policy, capturing 9.97% of sales. This plan is popular among travelers due to its comprehensive benefits, including emergency medical and evacuation coverage. CSA Travel Protection’s Custom Comprehensive plan was not far behind, with 9.69% of total policies sold.

The biggest mover was Seven Corners Inc, whose sales jumped almost 1%, from 10.69% in July to 11.59% in August. Seven Corners, joined by Travel Insured International, CSA Travel Protection, and Travelex are among the top providers for August. Together, these providers are responsible for 55.49% of premiums sold for all providers on the site.

Travelers can compare benefits of over 250 policies from 19 different travel insurance companies on squaremouth.com. “Our goal is to enable customers to compare the prices of top policies in order to find the best options,” explains Harvey. All providers must comply with Squaremouth’s Zero Complaint Guarantee, which states that in the event a customer is not satisfied with the outcome of a claim, Squaremouth will mediate on their behalf. If resolution is not reached to Squaremouth’s satisfaction, the provider will be removed from the website. This facilitates Squaremouth’s confident recommendation of any provider while maintaining an unbiased assessment of each product.

About Squaremouth
Squaremouth is America’s fastest growing travel insurance comparison site, helping customers instantly quote, compare and buy policies from every major provider. Squaremouth has an extensive network of partner sites worldwide. The company is headquartered in St. Petersburg, FL., with offices in Fort Wayne, IN. For more information, visit www.squaremouth.com.

About our Zero Complaint Guarantee
The cornerstone of our commitment to customers is Squaremouth’s guarantee to remove any company from our website if there is a customer complaint that cannot be resolved to our satisfaction. Squaremouth offers the broadest selection of insurance with an emphasis on quality and follow-up care in companies featured. We also factor in independent evaluation from the insurance industry watchdog AM Best.

Squaremouth offers products from the following travel insurance providers:
Air Ambulance Card, AMEX Assurance Company, Azimuth Risk Solutions, CSA Travel Protection, Global Alert Admin, HCC Medical Insurance Services, HTH Worldwide, IMG,  ITravelInsured, John Hancock Insurance Agency, Inc., MedjetAssist, MH Ross Travel Insurance Services, Seven Corners, Inc, Travel Guard, Travel Insurance Services, Travel Insured International, Travelex Insurance Services, TravelSafe, Trawick International, USA-ASSIST Worldwide Protection, and VacationGuard.

AVAILABLE TOPIC EXPERTS:
Chris Harvey
charvey@squaremouth.com
Toll-free (800) 240-0369 x 6103
Direct (727) 490-5802

Jessica Bell
jbell@squaremouth.com
Toll-free (800) 240-0369 x 6106
Direct (727) 498-2868