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Im getting a car

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Im getting a car

I am planning on renting a car-good price has been found for the 12 days we are there. Question-I never got the insurance when i rented in cabo-never had a problem-what about cancun? Can I get by with US insurance?

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Get the insurance this time. Your U.S.insurance will not cover you

100%. Nor will your credit card insurance. I do not believe Mexico will just accept your U.S.insurance incase of accident. Cover yourself and get the Full coverage in Mexico

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Peace of mind(especially on vacation) is everything..Then again some people enjoy life on the edge...Even the elite US credit cards will not cover everything...Better safe than sorry IMHO........

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You are not covered by American car insurance in Mexico. You need to get liability insurance from the rental company. Check with your credit card co. to see if they will cover collision damage. American Express told me they will cover collision in Mexico.

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