Most of us are guilty of overlooking the benefits of travel insurance. On the odd occasion abroad, we get unlucky and things go wrong. And a lot of the time, travel insurance can be your savior – so let’s look how travel insurance is more affordable than you may think.
Encountering medical emergencies while travelling is unfortunate. It’s even more disastrous when you have to pay a hefty sum for it. Medical treatments in many countries are very expensive for tourists. The bills for the treatment and the medicine can end up costing you a fortune. Travel insurance can cover your medical expenses – so it’s much more affordable to purchase a travel insurance policy than to pay your medical bills yourself.
No matter how well you plan your trip, many things can go wrong, such as flight cancellations. You can lose out on connecting flights and even have to stay in a hotel overnight.
Emergency medical expenses Transportation or repatriation in case of illness or accident
Emergency dental care
Repatriation of family members
Repatriation of mortal remains
Escort of dependent child
Travel of one immediate family member
Emergency return home following death of a close family member
Delivery of medicine
Relay of urgent messages
Long distance medical information service
Medical referral/appointment of local medical specialist
Advance of bail bond
Loss of credit card
Compensation for in-flight loss of checked-in baggage
Location forwarding of baggage and personal liability
Baggage and personal belongings
Losing your valuable belongings can be the worst experience for any traveler. It can be due to the negligence of the hotel or airline employees, or due to wrongdoings. Whatever may be the reason, you will end up paying a good amount of money to replace the valuable items that got stolen. However, adequate travel insurance cover will help put you in a better position, by reimbursing you for your losses and expenses.
These are some instances when travel insurance can save you a significant amount of money. Travel insurance can be cheap and affordable, particularly if you buy an annual policy for your whole family. A small investment in the right travel insurance can save you big amount of money.
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