Planning a vacation? Curious about travel insurance?
We know: All About Travel Insurance
What is travel insurance?
Travel insurance is insurance that you purchase to protect you and your belongings while traveling.
Why do I need travel insurance?
Travel insurance covers you and your belongings in the event that something you hadn't anticipated happens. If you are going to travel, especially outside the United States, travel insurance can be a good idea. From lost or stolen luggage to getting sick or injured in a foreign country, travel insurance can help get you through unpleasant and unexpected occurrences while traveling.
What are some of the things that travel insurance will cover?
What are some of the different types of travel insurance?
Are there any disadvantages to travel insurance?
There are two major disadvantages to travel insurance:
How much does travel insurance cost?
Travel insurance can range in price from as little as $10 to as much as a couple hundred dollars. The price depends on the length of your trip, where you are going, what you plan on doing and how many people are covered by the insurance. If you take more than one vacation a year, it is usually better to get multi-trip insurance or annual insurance. In addition, if you plan on traveling with members of your family, it may be less expensive to get family insurance.