Strange insurance coverage that actually exists

By Staff | September 1, 2016 | Last updated on September 1, 2016
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Have your clients ever asked about an insurance policy covering a zombie outbreak? Or identity theft?

David Fielding, for sister publication MoneySense, writes that the four insurance policies below are, in fact, available:

Identity theft

New products are designed to recover funds and pay legal fees in the event of a data breach.

Cyber bullying

Chubb recently introduced a policy to protect victims of social media abuse.

Pokémon Go injury

A Russian firm wants to protect gamers who accidentally wander into each other … or into traffic.

Zombie Outbreak

For $14.95 a year, ZAICO promises to cover citizens in the event of a “Class 3 Zombie Outbreak”

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