NPR logo

Episode 570: The Fine Print

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/349650496/349966787" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Episode 570: The Fine Print

Podcast

Episode 570: The Fine Print

Episode 570: The Fine Print

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/349650496/349966787" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Save this episode (beta): Listen to this Later on Stitcher
Jacob Goldstein
The details in a homeowners insurance policy are amazing
Jacob Goldstein

On today's show, we read our homeowners insurance policy.

The details are amazing. Lava! Vermin! Falling objects! And, hiding in all the fine print, the story of how insurance works — and what makes it break.

Music: Hauschka's "Radar" and Jimi Hendrix's "Fire." Find us: Twitter/ Facebook/ Spotify/ Tumblr. Download the Planet Money iPhone App.