In light of the worldwide travel alert, can I cancel my trip and use my travel insurance?

Published: Dec 1, 2015

Question: In light of the worldwide travel alert, can I cancel my trip and use my travel insurance?


Dan answers: I can credit this question to several people, given that it’s on many travelers’ minds with recent news events, such as the Paris terrorist attacks. Instead of writing a thesis on the subject, let’s check out a USA Today article that does a good job of providing a few insurance companies’ perspectives on the topics of terrorism or coverage for a travel alert. Read the article

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