Buying student travel insurance in India is more cost-effective

Published in Mint on 21 July, 2015, Written by Abhishek Bondia My office provides medical cover up to Rs.3 lakh for the family. Should I take a top-up from the same insurer? —Vikram Gandotra Insurance companies offer two kinds of top-up covers. One is a group top-up plan, linked to the employer’s group insurance scheme, […]

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How to select travel insurance

How to select travel insurance Last month as I was travelling to Germany for a business conference, my travel agent reminded me to buy a travel insurance policy. Germany is a Schengen country and Schengen countries necessitate valid overseas health insurance coverage when you visit. So, I searched and booked myself an international travel insurance […]

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Travel Insurance: An umbrella for your rainy vacation

Travel Insurance: An umbrella for your rainy vacation My neighbor was traveling to Australia and had planned his trip for months. He had booked the travel tickets, made hotel accommodations and had planned his itinerary to the last possible detail. When I asked whether he’d bought a travel insurance policy, my friend didn’t have an […]

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10 myths uncovered about travel insurance

10 myths uncovered about travel insurance A travel insurance policy is one which covers unforeseen financial losses which you might face when you are travelling. The policy covers all types of domestic and international travels and can be taken to cover a leisure trip or a business one. The coverage offered under a travel insurance […]

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What doesn’t your travel insurance cover?

What doesn’t your travel insurance cover? A travel insurance plan covers most of the contingencies which you might face when you are travelling. It takes care of your financial losses and compensates you for them. However, though travel insurance plans can be quite comprehensive in their coverage benefits, there are some situations  which are not […]

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