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Property and Casualty

COVID-19 Report

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Property and Casualty

COVID-19 Report

Insurance Department FAQs Address Travel Insurance and COVID-19

On March 9, 2020, the Mississippi Insurance Department posted FAQs related to insurance and COVID-19, including an FAQ on travel insurance. The FAQ instructed insureds to carefully read their travel insurance policy to determine if pandemics, such as coronavirus, are covered. The FAQ also suggested the insured call the insurance company to figure out what’s covered under their policy, noting that every provider offers different insurance options that can vary depending on what the insured selects.

[Updated April 17, 2020]

Cancel for any reason policies exist but are usually much more expensive than the standard travel policy.

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