Master Card Rental Car Insurance
Master Card rental car insurance is available within the World MasterCard and World Elite MasterCard card conditions.
Of these two, the World MasterCard option has No Pre-Set Spending Limit with Option to Revolve (minimum $5,000), Year-End Account Summary, Identity Theft Resolution Services, Worldwide Automatic Travel Accident Insurance, Trip Interruption Insurance, Car Rental Insurance / Collision Damage Waiver, Extended Warranty, Price Protection, MasterCard Unique Experience program included, Rewards Program and MasterCard Global Service.
World Elite, on the other hand, includes Year-End Account Summary, Identity Theft Resolution Services, Worldwide Automatic Travel Accident Insurance, Trip Interruption Insurance, Lost or Damaged Luggage Insurance, Roadside Assistance Service, Car Rental Insurance /Collision Damage Waiver, Extended Warranty, Purchase Assurance, Price Protection, Personal Travel Consultant, Concierge Service, Airport Lounge Access, MasterAssist Travel Assistance Services, MasterCard Unique Experiences program is included, Rewards Program and MasterCard Global Service.
These conditions could change at any time of course, but they were available through Mastercard as of January 2008.
As for the rental car insurance, the conditions included that for consecutive day rentals that are thirty-one (31) days or less, you may be able to take advantage of the benefits of this insurance program. It does not seem to apply to the longer rentals.
Also, some additional restrictions and exclusions may apply depending on the issuing financial institution.
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