Popular travel host Rick Steves latest article, “Do I Need Travel Insurance?” provides some great tips for travelers interested in learning more about travel insurance. To read the full article, go here. Here’s an excerpt:
Travel agents recommend that you get travel insurance (because they get a commission when you buy it, and because they can be held liable for your losses if they don’t explain insurance options to you). While they can give you information and advice on providers, they are not insurance agents — always direct any specific questions to the insurance provider.