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Travel Insurance – Why You Don’t Want To Leave Home Without It

Travel Insurance – Why You Don’t Want To Leave Home Without It

According to a study conducted by the AARP, a whopping 99% of Baby Boomers plan to travel in 2016!

But before you pack your bags and head out the door, you need to make sure you have the necessary travel insurance.

Even a jaunt to another province or a day trip to the US can be extremely costly if you don’t have the necessary travel insurance.

And if you think that you have the necessary coverage through your credit card, you should double check the terms and conditions of the insurance that you receive. With some cards, in order for you to be eligible for coverage, you may need to disclose a pre-exisiting medical conditions or meet an age criteria in order to be covered.

Whatever travel insurance coverage you get, be sure to read the fine print of what the policy covers and what it doesn’t. Many travelers have been caught thinking that they were covered when in fact they weren’t.

Pattie Lovett-Reid from BNN talks more about this topic and the things to watch out for to make sure that you are covered;

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