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Travel Insurance Reviews Nationwide Essential

The Essential plan from Nationwide Mutual Insurance is for travelers planning trips on a budget who don't want to sacrifice coverage. Coverages include Trip Cancellation and Interruption, Medical, Emergency Medical Evacuation, and Assistance Services.

To learn more, see the Nationwide Essential trip insurance product page.

Customers rated the Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company Essential plan
4.63 out of 5
6,411
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97%
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Fortunately we did not need the insurance and had a great trip. This insurance gives me a lot of peace of mind for a reasonable price.
Deborah M. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Having this policy gave me peace of mind in knowing that if something happened to my elderly mother or others in my family (I'm not a spring chicken myself) I could cancel my trip.
Michael L. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Great piece of mind.
Paul B. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The whole point of insurance is peace of mind. I only purchase insurance for big trips (expense, time away) and the insurance did exactly what I needed: It provided peace of mind. My wife and I are home, trip was great and the insurance was never used. Peace of mind provided and all good.
Hary G. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Glad I did not have to use it.
MICHAEL B. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Fortunately, we didn't need the travel insurance plan. But, I always feel better having it, just in case. Have used Nationwide on several occasions.
Dale H. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Top notch service from the point of first inquiry when disrupted due to Hurricane Dorian until the final claim was process and paid. This service was a great investment to reduce worries due to delay or disruption!
Diane B. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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The trip included a
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We were very happy with this plan and will get it again for our next trip. Of all the years getting travel insurance, this was the first time we had to use it. It was just for the cost of a hotel stay due to our flight being delayed due to weather and missing our connection. We received reimbursement in a timely manner.
Karen R. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Had to cancel trip due to medical reason. The claim form asked a lot of questions that weren't really relevant to the situation but representative said they had to be answered anyway. Other than that, it was fine and claim was paid in full.
Renee H. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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Since I didn't have a claim, I cannot speak to the quality of the service. The overall price/value of stated coverage was good.
Nancy R. would recommend this plan to a friend or relative.
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