Jody Halsted is a freelance writer with a mad passion for Ireland, her RV, and 'off the beaten path' travel.
Do I Need Travel Insurance (tips) | Traveling in Ireland Podcast Episode 39
When planning a vacation, one of the many questions asked is “Should I buy travel insurance?” Jody is here to help you answer that question and offer travel insurance tips in this week’s podcast.
Do You Need Travel Insurance for an Ireland Vacation
Why You Might Need Travel Insurance for an Ireland Vacation
It’s helpful to begin by simply pointing out the purpose of insurance, which is to provide you with a form of protection against a possible risk.
How Much Risk Are You Willing to Take?
This varies from person to person, family to family. What is your threshold? Some families may say $1000, while others say $5000.
Another way to think of it is, “If my family couldn’t go on our trip, how would it affect us financially to lose the money we spent?”