1. Medical treatment or evacuation is extremely expensive
2. Missing your flight is not that uncommon…
3. Losing your passport, wallet and other belongings can happen…
4. The airline could lose your luggage
5. Accidents happen. You may need emergency assistance
Oops… However, part of your accident medical bill will be covered by the ACC.
6. It is mandatory with a working holiday visa
7. Adding personal items is cheaper than separate insurance
Ask your travel insurance company to add on cover for personal items like your cell phone and laptop for a better deal than you would usually get for insuring these items separately with their own standalone insurance.
How to get cheap travel insurance
Comprehensive quality cover is the key! You want a New Zealand-based company who knows the local market and are easy to contact. Most of all, you want something affordable!For all these things and more, we recommend the tried and tested insurance company OrbitProtect. Their range of insurances plans are perfect for travellers on a budget and working holidaymakers, plus they are based in New Zealand!