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You Need To Have Travel Insurance Before Take-off. Here’s Why

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In the wake of the new year, people often start scheduling their exciting holiday trips and adventures for the warmer months ahead. However, sunglasses and a new suitcase aren’t the only things you should consider purchasing before travelling. Indeed, it’s crucial to avoid waiting until the last minute to buy travel cover. Have a look at the biggest benefits of purchasing travel insurance in advance:

  • Protection if businesses go under — While uncommon, it’s possible for your airline or hotel to shut down temporarily or altogether prior to your trip. In these circumstances, having insurance before the mishap occurs will ensure maximum protection and make getting your money back much simpler.
  • Peace of mind during illness — Although many people think to purchase travel insurance in case of illness during a trip, having cover in advance provides protection in the event that you are too ill to travel in the first place.
  • The ability to make changes — Travel plans can change before you arrive at your destination. Purchasing insurance beforehand allows you to make necessary updates to your policy when your plans take a turn.

For more travel insurance guidance, contact ICB Group today.

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This article is intended for informational purposes only and is not intended to be exhaustive, nor should any discussion or opinions be construed as professional advice. Readers should contact a health professional for appropriate advice. © 2018 Zywave, Inc. All rights reserved.