Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 10 Jul 2017
Total posts 19
Hi all. I'm searching for a policy for annual rental care insurance for hiring within Australia. I have a policy that covers rental excesses overseas but am struggling to find one in Australia. Thanks in anticipation of your wise tips.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 15 Jan 2016
Total posts 3
Member since 21 Jan 2014
Total posts 263
Our company uses Chubb as I had an issue recently and had to fill out the paperwork our head office sent me, whether or not it is available to individuals I am not sure.
Member since 06 Oct 2017
Total posts 39
Are you self employed / an abn holder David? If so there are some really good corporate travel products available that will give substantial excess waiver limits. Alternatively some of the annual personal travel insurers give reasonable cover also and quite often allows you to increase (purchase) the limit for hire car excess.
Member since 01 Apr 2018
Total posts 50
Look up Money Maxim - they do excellent hire car excess cover at a fraction of the cost of the car hire providers.
Member since 14 Sep 2018
Total posts 9
This may be a bit late now, but I use One Cover annual domestic travel insurance which costs me about $200 for family of 5 and covers $6000 in car hire excess, but also covers for travel delay of 6+ hours. I too noticed that lots of domestic insurance no longer covers hire car excess (I'm looking at you travel insurance direct).
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