USA Today, January 19th 2012 – Does travel insurance cover disasters such as Concordia?

Published by January 19, 2012

…Those who upgrade to Cancel for Any Reason protection can, in fact, cancel for any reason, says Chris Harvey, CEO of Squaremouth, a site for comparing and purchasing travel insurance.

According to Harvey, even if you cancel on whim, you’ll receive a refund up to 75% of the trip cost. But, he adds, to qualify for this benefit you need to have purchased a travel insurance policy within 14-30 days of making your initial deposit.