Some people have said that my post on Insurance for Rental Car did not satisfactory answer the question.  This is the kind of question that does not necessarily have a right or wrong answer.  More information will help you to examine your particular situation and assess all your options.  Then you will be able to make a good decision and can be confident that you are properly protected.

Here is a link to “Top 10 Reasons to Purchase the Rental Car Damage Waiver” published by insurance expert Bill Wilson.

Jack Hungelmann who wrote the book Insurance for Dummies counters with “10 Reasons Not To Buy a CDW from the Rental Agency”.

Hopefully you will find this information helpful in making your decision about buying insurance for a rental car.