Money Hacks podcast: Choosing the best travel insurance policy for your needs

Money Hacks podcast host Chris Lim (left) speaks with MoneySmart's Singapore general manager Abel Lee on how to make better sense of travel insurance needs.
Money Hacks podcast host Chris Lim (left) speaks with MoneySmart's Singapore general manager Abel Lee on how to make better sense of travel insurance needs.

Money Hacks Ep 56: How to choose the best travel insurance policy for your needs

10:10 mins

Synopsis: In this fortnightly podcast series on Mondays, The Business Times  breaks down actionable financial tips.

This episode focuses on travel insurance and we speak with MoneySmart's Singapore general manager Abel Lee, who oversees its insurance business. 

He tackles our questions:

1. How can travel insurance be seen as an investment? (0:57)

2. What should we take note of when choosing a policy? (1:45)

3. How important is it to check the T&Cs? (4:09)

4. Is there a best time to buy travel insurance? (5:02)

5. Are there particular kinds of travel insurance policies for specific groups of people?

Produced by: Chris Lim & Lee Kim Siang

Edited by: Adam Azlee

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