3 Compelling Reasons to Buy Holiday Insurance
Posted: Mar 19, 2014
Have you ever wondered why it's important to look for deals on low cost holiday insurance? Unbelievably some people go away without securing cover at all, but this isn’t a smart move at all. If anything happens – such as an accident, for example – they would be completely without help to fall back on to assist with the considerable unexpected costs.
In case you needed any more reasons to purchase a simple and affordable policy, we’ve got three for you right here.
1. Why spend more than you need to?
It can be tempting to buy the first policy you find, whether it is online or in person. However, if you do this you will never know whether there were far cheaper policies out there instead. The chances are there will be much better deals than that first one, so it makes sense to ensure look around. Remember to compare carefully though – the cheapest deal may not always be the best one you can find.
2. You’ll be covered for more than you might think
Cheap doesn’t always mean nasty! Indeed, in the case of low cost holiday insurance you might be surprised just how much cover you can get for your money. The small print might make you break out into a cold sweat, but it really is worth looking at it as closely as you can. Ensure it covers you for everything you need before going ahead with any quote you find, however.
3. Some policies cover more than one trip or person
There are plenty of opportunities to find the perfect low cost holiday insurance for your needs. The flexibility these policies provide means you can always get the right one to suit your situation.
For example: are you travelling alone or with other members of your family? In either case you can find a suitable policy to cover everyone involved or just you. Similarly, you might be better off spending money on a multi-trip policy if you know you will be going away again in the next twelve months. This alone can save you a lot of cash and it’s easier than buying a new policy every time you travel.
As you can see, it makes good sense to buy a good, affordable policy before planning your next holiday. Remember to compare like with like: sometimes, if you settle for a more expensive one it won’t necessarily give you more cover. In some cases you may even find you end up with something sub-standard when you could have spent a lot less elsewhere for a better policy.
Patrick Chong is the Managing Director of Insuremore. We provide low cost holiday insurance and offer a range of policies including single-trip, multi-trip and family insurance. For all your travel cover needs, Insuremore can help you in the quickest and most cost-efficient way.
Writer and Online Marketing Manager in London.