Wedding Planning Tool: Wedding Insurance


In all the excitement, energy, and love that goes into wedding planning, you hate to think of the terrifying what if’s. What if the weather turns terribly wild? What if your vendor doesn’t show, there’s an illness in the family, or you devastatingly lose your wedding ring?

WeddingRingShots_X_ChiPhotographyofCharleston_4221893953830O_0_lowThese things sound awful, I know, but they happen.

Thankfully, our newest sponsor – Markel Wedding Insurance – can give you all the peace of mind you need. Markel offers custom insurance plans to go along with all your wedding details and budget. Here’s a breakdown of what Markel can protect you from:

  • Vendor bankruptcy
  • Extreme weather
  • Accident
  • Illness
  • Military deployment
  • Lost wedding rings
  • Damage to special wedding attire
  • Vendor no-shows
  • Lost / damaged photography or videography
  • Lost / damaged wedding gifts

They can also provide Wedding Liability Insurance, which a lot of wedding venues are now requiring you to have.

Getting a quote is free and you’d be surprised at how affordable insurance for your big investment is (policies start as low as $75). Coverage can be purchased up to 15 days before the wedding date, so bake Markel Wedding Insurance into your wedding planning so you can feel like this on your wedding day:

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Ring photo by Chi Photography of Charleston // Bride and Groom photo by Mikkel Paige