Frommer’s, Feb 21 2017 – Travel Insurance at a Glance

Check your existing insurance policies before you buy travel insurance to cover trip cancellation, lost luggage, medical expenses, or car rental insurance. You’re likely to have partial or complete coverage. But if you need some, ask your travel agent about a comprehensive package. The cost of travel insurance varies widely, depending on the cost and […]

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Frommer’s, Feb 7 2016 – The Frommer’s Travel Show

Beyond the rental, make sure you get travel insurance. Which company? I don’t know. There are a lot of good ones. There’s a marketplace site called InsureMyTrip.com. There’s another one called Squaremouth.com. Go to one of those. You’re going to make a big investment renting a house and you don’t want to be out of […]

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Frommer’s, March 31st 2015 – Is An Exotic Trip In Your Future? Here Are Some Important Health Precautions to Take in Advance of Travel

“Consider Evacuation Insurance: In those countries that have substandard medical care and facilities, consider buying a policy that will cover you in the event you have to be “medivacked” out. Such “marketplace” websites as SquareMouth.com, InsureMyTrip.com and Quoteright.com allow users to compare insurance policies from a number of legitimate, well-established travel insurance companies.” Read the […]

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Frommer’s, March 6th 2014 – A Primer on Travel Insurance: When You Need It (And When You Don’t), Misconceptions About Coverage, and New Trends

The Greatest Misconception About Travel Insurance The final misconception with travel insurance? That cost equals value. “A lot of people veer away from the cheaper policies because they assume it won’t cover everything, but that’s not always the case,” says Chris Harvey, CEO of the travel insurance clearinghouse SquareMouth.com. “You really need to figure out […]

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