Episode 570: The Fine Print : Planet Money Today on the show, we read our homeowners insurance policy — and get to the bottom of all that fine print that nobody every reads.
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Episode 570: The Fine Print

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Episode 570: The Fine Print

Episode 570: The Fine Print

Episode 570: The Fine Print

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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.

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