Would you ever consider purchasing special event insurance? You may want to if you’re one of the many brides planning a summer wedding. You put so much time, effort and money into planning what’s supposed to be the biggest day of your life, you don’t want anything to go wrong. Lots of people insure their weddings. In fact some wedding vendors require you to carry it.

Special event insurance can help you recover some of your costs should you have to cancel or reschedule your wedding, anniversary party, bar mitzvah, sweet 16 or any other special occasion. It even helps when one of the key participants or vendors cannot be there, like your caterer, officiate or photographer. If your future spouse is a member of the armed forces, you may want to consider purchasing a policy in case they are called to active duty. Special event insurance may also cover your wedding gifts, gowns, tuxedos and your honeymoon.

Major sporting events like the FIFA World Cup require all their vendors to carry special event insurance. Coverage for the games themselves cost about $8.95 billion. Who could count how much the rest of insurance costs are? The biggest sporting event in the world definitely relies heavily on the insurance industry.

If you’re having a special event and you don’t want to take any chances, give us a call and we’ll put together a policy for you. Each event will call different types of coverage, so it’s important you discuss all the details with your agent.