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Jan 18, 2021, 13:23 ET New CDC Requirement Proves Value of Travel Insurance Upgrade

US travelers had been showing growing confidence in travel, including a demand for international trips, prior to the new CDC requirement that they...


Jan 08, 2021, 13:00 ET Covid-19 Changed Everything About Travel Last Year, According to Travel Insurance Data

Almost one year following the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, the travel landscape is still unrecognizable from years past. Using data from trips...


Dec 15, 2020, 16:02 ET Travel Insurance Trends Show Pandemic Impact on Holiday Travel, says Squaremouth

US travelers are pivoting their Christmas travel plans, instead of canceling them, according to a new report by travel insurance comparison site,...


Dec 12, 2020, 07:30 ET Cancellation Travel Insurance Approaches 100% of Purchases for 2021 Trips

The Covid-19 pandemic impacted virtually every traveler on the planet. Following this global shut down, travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth....


Nov 17, 2020, 19:24 ET Unexpected Spike in Thanksgiving Travel and 3 More Surprising Trends, Reports Squaremouth

Despite a global pandemic, more Americans than ever still plan to travel this Thanksgiving. Travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth, shares...


Nov 13, 2020, 13:53 ET Mandatory Travel Insurance Isn't Always Enough, says Squaremouth

Caribbean countries are seeing a spike in American tourists due to widespread border closures amid the coronavirus pandemic. In light of this...


Nov 05, 2020, 12:58 ET Demand for COVID-19 Coverage Drives Sales for Top Travel Insurance Providers

US residents are eager to resume traveling, however concerns about the coronavirus are top of mind. Data from travel insurance comparison site,...


Oct 29, 2020, 15:14 ET For the First Time, Caribbean Countries Lead in US Tourism Destinations

Border closures and travel restrictions have drastically changed where Americans are traveling, with the majority heading south to the Caribbean....


Oct 27, 2020, 13:13 ET Squaremouth Launches battleface as its Newest Travel Insurance Provider

Travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth, is proud to introduce battleface as its newest travel insurance provider. The addition of battleface...


Oct 15, 2020, 18:31 ET Three Things Travelers Should Know About COVID-19 Testing and Travel Insurance

Some airlines and airports now offer rapid COVID-19 testing to accommodate travelers required to show a negative test at their destination. But what...


Oct 06, 2020, 12:28 ET Travel Company, Squaremouth, Wins International Customer Service Award for Pandemic Response

Travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth, has earned an international Gold award for their response to the coronavirus pandemic. Squaremouth was ...


Sep 24, 2020, 17:18 ET The One Thing COVID-19 Has Not Changed About Travel

The impacts of COVID-19 have created a new normal for travelers, but not everything has changed. Travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth,...


Sep 17, 2020, 17:23 ET How Top Travel Destinations Were Impacted By the Coronavirus Pandemic

Six months ago, the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a global pandemic, impacting travel worldwide. Data from travel...


Sep 10, 2020, 17:51 ET International Destinations Entry Requirements: What Travelers Need to Know

Many countries remain closed to Americans, but even accessible destinations have strict rules for entry. As Americans prepare to travel...


Sep 03, 2020, 16:03 ET Recent Trip Bookings Reveal Americans Prepare to Travel Internationally in Early 2021

International travel stalled in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, data from travel insurance aggregator, Squaremouth, shows that 65% of...


Aug 27, 2020, 13:29 ET What Americans Need to Know Before Traveling Domestically

International border closures and travel bans have led Americans to travel within the US. With domestic travel rising in popularity, travel insurance ...


Aug 19, 2020, 18:14 ET Local Travel Company, Squaremouth, In Top 2% of US Companies for Pre-Pandemic Annual Growth

St. Petersburg-based travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth, has been named one of Inc.'s 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies in America. This is...


Aug 14, 2020, 09:30 ET For the First Time, Younger Travelers Insure the Majority of Trips

Squaremouth reports a drastic decline in travel by older generations, as younger travelers become the most insured demographic in the US amidst...


Jul 29, 2020, 15:00 ET How COVID-19 Changed Travel: 3 Surprising Trends Revealed

Half of US travelers say that coronavirus isolation recommendations did not impact their domestic travel plans, according to a recent report by...


Jul 24, 2020, 12:38 ET Despite Uncertain Economic Times, Domestic Travel Surges

Despite COVID-19 travel restrictions and uncertainty, US residents are still taking vacations. Travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth.com,...


Jul 16, 2020, 14:34 ET Mandatory COVID-19 Coverage Raises Travel Insurance Questions

Certain countries have begun to reopen for tourists, but many have strict requirements for travelers coming from the US. Travel insurance comparison...


Jul 08, 2020, 14:53 ET How U.S. Residents Are Traveling After COVID-19

The effects of COVID-19 have changed travel for the foreseeable future. According to data from travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth.com,...


Jun 25, 2020, 18:09 ET Four Tips Travelers Need to Know Before Filing a Cancel for Any Reason Claim

In response to the unpredictable state of travel, Cancel for Any Reason travel insurance policies are in high demand, with a 415% increase in...


Jun 19, 2020, 17:30 ET If Domestic Trips Are the New Future of Travel, Why Buy Travel Insurance?

For the first time, travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth.com, reports travelers are insuring more domestic trips than international trips....


Jun 09, 2020, 15:28 ET The One New Travel Concern That Can't Be Covered by Cancel for Any Reason

As countries prepare to open for tourists, many are implementing new restrictions and regulations upon arrival. With the future of travel continuing...