Aussies place more importance on material possessions than insurance | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

New research commissioned by global assistance provider, Allianz Global Assistance, has found just 10% of Australian travellers consider travel insurance to be a holiday essential. The research found that when it comes to must-have travel items, Aussie travellers place more importance on material possessions than insurance, including money (37%), clothing (24%), toiletries (15%) and a credit card (12%). Worryingly, the research also found that over half of those surveyed did not take out travel insurance for their last trip (51%). Find out more.