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Do you ever travel without purchasing travel insurance?

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Asked by Liveyourlifeval at 8:46 PM on Oct. 17, 2010 in Travel

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  • I have NEVER purchased travel insurance anytime I have taken a vacation.


    Answer by KairisMama at 8:47 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • Always we have never bought travel insurance and travel quite often.

    Answer by Melbornj at 8:47 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • I have never purchased Travel Insurance.

    Answer by Roadfamily6now at 8:47 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • I've never even heard of travel insurance! LOL! And before I moved to Hawaii, I would travel a few times a year!

    Answer by Glamourina at 9:01 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • I've NEVER purchased travel insurance... As far as I know, neither as my mother or grandmother - who travel more than I do.

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 9:02 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • Wow!!.... Why?. ...Is it because of the added costs or that you don't think that it's necessary or your credit card covers it?
    We have home insurance, life insurance, health insurance, auto insurance....why not travel insurance? Especially when traveling with/without kids and with all the delays and malfunctions and increased luggage loss.

    Comment by Liveyourlifeval (original poster) at 9:05 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • Well I am skimming over it. We do most of our traveling by car/RV. I have an extreme paranoia of flying, so unless I am sipping on juice and vodka, it isn't happening.

    Seems pretty pointless for me to continue reading. Looks like it's very focused on just flights and cruises.

    Answer by Glamourina at 9:12 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • I guess I never knew they offered it, lol. But we always drive where ever we go, so why bother?

    Answer by montanagal2005 at 10:20 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • Why indeed!
    You have life insurance, car insurance, etc. Why do you need travel insurance?

    Answer by Roadfamily6now at 11:33 PM on Oct. 17, 2010

  • I think there have been 2 times we have done the insurance. Once was for our honeymoon cruise. The second was a few years ago when the entire family went to Mexico for 10 days. FIL hadn't been in the greatest health and it was the best precaution.

    Answer by balagan_imma at 12:36 AM on Oct. 18, 2010

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