La palabra del día: Seguro

Masculine noun. Arrangement by which a company or the state undertakes to provide a guarantee of compensation for specified loss, damage, illness, or death in return for payment of a specified premium. E.g.: Contrata una póliza de seguro flotante por los objetos que estás trasladando: Take out a floating insurance policy for the objects you are relocating.
The verbs are asegurar: to insure; and asegurarse: to get insured. The insurance company is called la aseguradora. dc