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Does your life insurance policy cover Coronavirus?
When a pandemic like COVID-19 becomes world news, you may start to wonder how news of an outbreak might shape the life insurance policy you already have.
Apr 08, 2020
Your money: Term insurance is not just for death benefits but also for disability
The fundamental benefit of term insurance is the monetary benefit the dependents receive on the death of the insured.
Mar 31, 2020
Financial Planning: Achieve your financial goals with insurance
A combination of term insurance, child plans and whole life Ulips can help you meet your various financial goals
Mar 16, 2020
Good News! IRDAI may soon allow life insurers to sell indemnity based health insurance plans
If the new regulations come in place, customers will get more choices as the number of options will increase with the introduction of health insurance plans by life insurance companies.
Mar 02, 2020
Your Money: Buy insurance for financial protection, not for saving taxes
To mitigate the possibility of being left without an income, you can avail special riders as part of your term insurance plan in the event of disability.
Feb 25, 2020
Life Insurance: Customised plans for protection needs
Term insurance with return of premium and limited pay premium plans are seeing increased customer interest
Feb 17, 2020
IRDAI new rules on ULIP, Non-Linked insurance products: Check what has changed
IRDAI has made it mandatory for all insurance companies to get these guidelines with effect from February 2020 superseding the earlier circulars on the subject.
Feb 10, 2020
Critical illness cover: Super top-up plans of Rs 1 crore and above
Individuals who have a history of critical illnesses in the family—illnesses that require expensive and prolonged hospitalisations—may also opt for a big cover.
Jan 22, 2020
Life Insurance for NRI: Can Non-Resident Indians buy life insurance plans in India?
Indians well settled in a foreign land understand the importance of life insurance to protect the financial needs of their family members.
Jan 03, 2020
Term insurance to become more expensive soon; Here’s why
A key Reinsurer has sent notices to all its portfolio group insurance companies that prices will be revised upwards in the next 90 days.
Jan 02, 2020
Life Insurance for Smokers: How smoking can affect your life insurance premium
Being a smoker puts people at a higher risk of smoking-related illnesses which translates to higher premiums.
Dec 10, 2019
Is Rs 1 crore life insurance cover good enough for you?
With Rs 1-crore life insurance cover being a popular term, most people seem to be mentally comfortable with the amount even without doing the basic math.
Nov 22, 2019
Attention! Smoking affects your insurance premium
The details of the report reveal that the smokers across all occupations pay an average of 50% more for their life insurance in comparison with the premium paid by non-smokers.
Jul 01, 2019
Life insurance: Know how a joint life cover works
Joint life cover is best for young couples, especially those who have dependent children. It is relatively cheaper than buying two individual insurance plans.
May 31, 2019
How to choose a life insurance policy-Check this step by step guide
While purchasing a life insurance policy, most people focus only on the quantum of premium they would have to pay, terms of payment and the amount of sum assured irrespective of the extent of protection that their dependents
Dec 27, 2017
How to prevent life insurance claim rejection: 3 things you must never hide
Jyoti Thakur (name changed) was shocked on being told that her claim to her late husband’s life insurance policy had been rejected.
Dec 11, 2017
Why you must buy cancer insurance: These 3 reasons can save your life and money too
If you are the only breadwinner in your family, then you shouldn’t think twice before investing in a good insurance plan that covers you against life-threatening diseases such as cancer.
Aug 28, 2017
Are low-cost ULIPs a better alternative to endowment plans
First thing first, decide what you want – return on investment or insurance? You simply can’t have best of both in one plan.
Oct 18, 2016
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