[owncloud-devel] trip insurance: yes or no?

Jos Poortvliet jospoortvliet at gmail.com
Thu Jul 23 13:49:08 GMT 2015


On Thursday 16 July 2015 17:14:23 tflidd wrote:
> some platinum/gold/.. credit cards also cover a range of travel
> insurances. One easily forgets about this.

True, people are often double- and triple insured. Which actually creates 
MORE issues as the insurance companies love to fight about who pays (couldn't 
they just split the bill?)

> On 7/16/15 4:34 PM, Roeland Jago Douma wrote:
> > Hey,
> > 
> > $225 sounds a bit high. My travel and cancellation insurance for one
> > year and my whole household is less than that. Now that does not cover
> > cancellation for any reason. But if all of a sudden a relative dies or
> > something then cancellation/trip back is covered etc. So just be sure
> > that the terms are clear.
> > 
> > I don't really have advice since it depends on a lot of personal factors
> > if you think the $225 is worth it. But I would not bet on a hurricane
> > striking Berlin ;).
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > --Roeland
> > 
> > On 07/15/2015 11:19 PM, Carla Schroder wrote:
> >> Hello oC Hive Mind,
> >> 
> >> Is it worth purchasing trip insurance? My two flight tickets to the
> >> ownCloud Contributor Conference are about $3000. ownCloud is buying
> >> mine, and I'm covering the cost of the second one. Not sure if oC will
> >> reimburse for trip insurance on their ticket-- at any rate I'm seeing
> >> prices of around $225 that cover both tickets for cancellation for any
> >> reason, trip interruption, and coverage for natural disasters like if a
> >> hurricane flattens Berlin.
> >> 
> >> Thoughts?
> >> 
> >> Carla
> >> 
> >> 
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