To our customers impacted by recent storms
In the event that you have to cancel or postpone your wedding due to an unforeseen circumstance, a Markel wedding cancellation policy covers non-refundable deposits and non-reimbursable expenses.
Examples of unforeseen circumstances:
Event postponement and cancellation
Every wedding is different. Markel wedding cancellation insurance can be tailored to meet the specific needs of your wedding, either with special policy limits or by including wedding liability coverage (which many venues now require). Policy limits are determined according to total wedding budget. Plus, should you decide to hold your wedding for “better or worse,” Markel will cover additional expenses you need to make for last-minute changes.Take a look at some of the areas of coverage we offer:
Exactly how much wedding cancellation insurance coverage do you need? Look at the chart below, which states coverage limits based on your total overall wedding budget.
*Coverages and limits are subject to change. Rates shown are for all states except AK.Insurance, coverage, and discounts are subject to availability and qualifications and may not be available in all states. 10% discount for FL residents. Professional counseling coverage is not available in TX and VA. Coverage descriptions listed are intended to be brief and do not replace actual policy language. For questions or a complete definition of coverages and discounts available to you, please call a Markel insurance specialist at 1-800-236-2453.
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"Planning a destination wedding in Mexico can be stressful, but purchasing coverage from Markel to help protect us from all of the “what if’s” gave us great peace of mind. Our wedding was truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience and part of that was because of Markel. Thank you!"
"We had some complications for our wedding (a tropical storm) was headed our way, and luckily we purchased insurance from. Our wedding went off as planned, but I still wanted to thank Markel for letting us feel safe!"