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20 Apr, 2017, 20:08 ET Paris' Champs-Elysees Shooting - Travel Insurance Coverage Pending Terrorism Declaration, says Squaremouth

On Thursday, April 20, 2017, a shooting in Paris' famous Champs-Elysees district left one officer killed and two others injured. This is the most...


14 Apr, 2017, 15:04 ET Travel Insurance Trend Report: Interest in Terrorism Coverage Reaches All-Time High

An increase in terrorist attacks in popular destinations has led to concern among travelers visiting these locations. Over the past three years,...


10 Apr, 2017, 13:26 ET Top Destination Trend Report: International Countries Outpace Domestic Travel

More Americans are traveling out of the country than ever before, according to travel insurance comparison site, squaremouth.com. Using sales data...


03 Apr, 2017, 17:06 ET St. Petersburg, Russia Metro Explosion: Squaremouth Explains Travel Insurance Coverage for Concerned Travelers

On Monday, April 3, 2017, an explosion on a metro train in St. Petersburg, Russia killed multiple people and injured many others, temporarily...


31 Mar, 2017, 14:21 ET Credit Card Insurance vs. Third-Party Travel Insurance, Broken Down by Squaremouth

Credit cards often attract travelers with perks like built-in travel insurance, but depending on a traveler's needs, using this insurance may or...


22 Mar, 2017, 20:05 ET London Parliament Attack: Squaremouth Explains Travel Insurance Coverage Based on What We Know Now

On Wednesday, March 22, 2017, a man drove into a crowd and stabbed an armed officer outside the London Houses of Parliament. Travel insurance...


22 Mar, 2017, 16:39 ET Travel Insurance for Cruise Excursions: What's Not Covered and How to Get It, says Squaremouth

Most cruise lines offer on-shore excursions to travelers, but many of the popular excursions they sell may not be covered by travel insurance,...


18 Mar, 2017, 13:52 ET Paris Orly Airport Shooting: Travel Insurance Company Explains Coverage Based on What We Know Now

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, Paris Orly Airport suspended air traffic and closed incoming roads when a man was killed after seizing a...


15 Mar, 2017, 13:57 ET What to Watch Out for When Offered Travel Insurance Through Your Cruise Line, Explained by Squaremouth

Travelers often purchase travel insurance through their cruise line because it's the easy thing to do, but that doesn't mean it's the best option....


08 Mar, 2017, 15:16 ET St. Petersburg-based Squaremouth Wins Gold International Customer Service Award

St. Petersburg-based Squaremouth has won the Gold Stevie Award for International Customer Service Department of the Year - Financial...


02 Mar, 2017, 18:31 ET 3 Sure-Fire Ways to Invalidate Your Travel Insurance Claim on a Cruise

Cruises are about relaxing and getting away, but being too relaxed or mishandling a travel insurance claim can cost travelers thousands. Leading...


28 Feb, 2017, 18:09 ET Concern Rises for Travelers With Trips Planned to Cuba, says Squaremouth

Traveler concern is rising after the U.S. government announced a "full review of all U.S. policies towards Cuba". Customers of travel insurance...


08 Feb, 2017, 15:28 ET Top Travel Insurance Claims Revealed by Squaremouth

For many travelers, feeling comfortable with the claims process is just as important as coverage or price when buying a travel insurance policy....


01 Feb, 2017, 16:19 ET Norovirus Outbreaks: Squaremouth Explains Travel Insurance Coverage for Cruisers

Norovirus outbreaks are spreading throughout the United States, not only affecting travelers while on a cruise, but preventing some from taking a...


25 Jan, 2017, 14:05 ET Squaremouth Named Finalist for National Customer Service Award

St. Petersburg-based, Squaremouth, has been nationally recognized by the American Business Awards as a finalist for Customer Service Department of...


24 Jan, 2017, 16:02 ET Read This Before You Check "Yes" to Your Cruise Line's Travel Insurance, says Squaremouth

Cruise lines typically offer travel insurance to their customers, but what does it really cover? Squaremouth, a leading travel insurance comparison...


19 Jan, 2017, 16:41 ET 2017 Travel Projections: Squaremouth's 5 Predictions of Traveler Behavior

The Zika outbreak, major storms, and an uptick in terrorist attacks impacted traveler behavior in 2016, but didn't stop Americans from traveling,...


17 Jan, 2017, 13:37 ET The One Cruise Expense You Aren't Prepared For, says Squaremouth

Travelers planning a cruise pre-pay for excursions and onboard packages, but there is one unexpected expense that can quickly outweigh all the...


11 Jan, 2017, 15:16 ET Winter Storm Jupiter: Travel Insurance No Longer Available for Latest Winter Storm

Winter Storm Jupiter is expected to become a major ice storm, impacting the Plains, Midwest and Northeast. As travel conditions worsen, leading...


07 Jan, 2017, 17:36 ET Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting: Travel Insurance Company Responds to Unfolding Events

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport reopened on Saturday, January 7th, a day after a shooter opened fire, killing 5, injuring others...


06 Jan, 2017, 16:11 ET Winter Storm Helena: Too Late to Buy Travel Insurance as Travel Halts

Winter Storm Helena is expected to halt travel in the South and East due to heavy snow and ice. Leading travel insurance comparison site...


29 Dec, 2016, 14:09 ET Winter Storm Fortis: Too Late to Buy Travel Insurance for Northeast Blizzard

As millions of Americans plan to travel for the New Year's weekend, Winter Storm Fortis will bring heavy snow, rain and high winds to the...


28 Dec, 2016, 12:30 ET 2016 Travel Trends: Squaremouth Report Reveals Changes in Traveler Behavior

Health and safety concerns were at the forefront of travelers' minds this year. In 2016, more Americans opted to protect their trips, according to...


21 Dec, 2016, 14:34 ET Holiday Travel Hacks: Squaremouth Explains How to Avoid Holiday Travel Headaches

A record-breaking number of Americans are expected to travel during the year-end holiday season. Squaremouth, America's fastest-growing travel...


20 Dec, 2016, 19:41 ET Berlin Christmas Market Attack: 4 Answers for Travelers From Squaremouth

Following the Dec. 19 truck attack at a Christmas market in Berlin, Germany, Squaremouth established a travel insurance information center to...