For anyone who would like an easy to understand description of umbrella insurance and what umbrella insurance policies offer listen to these segments from American Public Medias Marketplace Money show.
The segement begins at about 27 minutes 45 seconds into the broadcast. You can fast forward the show to that point if you would like.
Marketplace Money broadcast The umbrella insurance portion is at the end of the broadcast. The link to play the story is towards the top right or you can use this link Marketplace Money broadcast direct link
Sound Money interview with Financial journalist Lynn Brenner about umbrella insurance.
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