Tablet insurance: making it special
However you use it, your tablet computer is probably special to you. By protecting it with separate and special tablet insurance, however, you could also be saving yourself more than a few pounds. How is this?
You might think, for example, that your standard home contents insurance package covers theft or damage of your tablet. Indeed it might. The unfortunate thing is, though, that is you make a claim under your home insurance, you could end up paying a significantly higher excess on the claim or even suffer a costly reduction in your no claims bonus.
Cheap tablet insurance
The quick and very simply arranged alternative is to take out a single insurance, tablet insurance, to cover your touch screen computer (typically, for less than £5 a month). If you need to make a claim, then any conditions attaching to your standard home insurance will remain unaffected. Although you will typically need to pay an excess on your tablet insurance claim, it is likely to be considerably less than you would otherwise have paid on your home insurance.
The most prudent answer, therefore, is likely to lie in cheap tablet insurance.
Compare tablet insurance
Since there are probably as many different tablet insurance packages are there are tablet PCs, you will probably want to compare carefully the various deals on offer. Since most providers these days are likely to have an online presence, this is quick and easy to do. Features of the cover that are likely to prove the best cheap tablet insurance for your needs include protection against:
- theft – your portable and highly mobile tablet is likely to be highly sought after by all the wrong kinds of people, of course, so you’ll want the security of good tablet insurance cover against theft and, just as importantly, prompt replacement of the device once you’ve reported it stolen;
- accidental damage – though most tablets are robustly made, accidents can happen and even the best cared for machine can get damaged: prompt repair or replacement is likely to be high on your list in such an event;
- breakdown – though breakdowns might be bearable whilst your tablet is still under guarantee, once the manufacturer’s warranty has expired you could reasonably expect your tablet insurance to come to the rescue with timely repair or, if that’s not possible, replacement;
- worldwide cover – since your tablet works just as well when you travel or take your holidays abroad, you’ll probably want your tablet insurance to offer the same level of protection and security wherever in the world you happen to be.
All this and more could be yours for the price of cheap tablet insurance.