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Forbes, Jan 18, 2021 – What Travel Insurance Covers Vacation Purchases?

Forbes, Jan 18, 2021 – What Travel Insurance Covers Vacation Purchases?

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Purchasing souvenirs is always a highlight when you’re on vacation. Sometimes they’re pricey or unique to the destination you’re visiting. Or sometimes the items seem like value-packed deals.

While most travel insurance policies can offer coverage for luggage that is lost, stolen, or damaged, be sure to read your policy for limits.

“This benefit typically covers luggage and personal items throughout the entire trip, even for luggage lost on the way home,” says Kasara Barto, a spokesperson for Squaremouth, a travel insurance provider. “There are select policies, however, that will only cover luggage while it is checked on a common carrier, such as an airplane, train or bus.”

Read the full Forbes article online here: https://www.forbes.com/advisor/travel-insurance/vacation-purchases/