The DHFL Pramerica Flexi Cash Plan gives you maximum flexibility and control of your own policy. This non-linked endowment plan helps you meet your financial requirements. This plan gives you the power to invest wisely now in order to reap the benefits later. The plan makes provisions that cater to every milestone of life that you and your family might encounter.
To be eligible to buy the DHFL Pramerica Flexi Cash Plan, a customer has to fulfil certain criteria set out by the insurance provider. The eligibility criteria that needs to be met has been mentioned below:
|Parameters||Criteria for Eligibility|
|Minimum age at entry||8 years|
|Maximum age at entry||15-year term - 60 years 25-year term - 50 years 35-year term - 40 years|
|Maximum age at maturity||75 years|
|Term of policy||15-year term 25-year term 35-year term|
*Ages mention are the ages as on the last birthday
Be insured for a minimum of Rs.1.7 lakh with the Flexi Cash plan. Save more in order to get more through rebates on premiums for high sums assured. Given below are the details pertaining to the premiums and sums assured:
|Minimum premium||Rs.17,000 p.a.|
|Maximum premium||Depends on the chosen basic sum assured, premium payment term and entry age|
|Minimum sum assured||15-year term - Rs.1.7 lakh 25-year term - Rs.1.7 lakh 35-year term - Rs.2 lakh|
|Maximum sum assured||No limit, subject to underwriting|
|Premium payment term||15-year term - 5 years 25-year term - 10 years 35-year term - 15 years|
|Premium payment frequencies||Monthly, semi-annually, annually|
*Premiums may vary depending upon factors like age, term of plan, location, etc.
By availing this plan, the life insured will be entitled to receive death benefits and maturity benefits. In addition, DHFL Pramerica also declares bonuses from time to time that are guaranteed to enhance the value of the plan. Given below are the details of the benefits offered with this plan:
|Death Benefit||Upon the unfortunate demise of the life insured, the nominee will be entitled to receive the sum of the following:
|For entry age less than 45 years, the death sum assured is the higher of the following:
|For entry age of 45 years and above, the death sum assured is the higher of the following:
|Maturity Benefit||At the end of the policy term, the life insured will receive 100% of the base sum assured as the Maturity Benefit. Any accrued reversionary bonuses and final bonuses will also be paid|
|Flexi Benefit||You have the option to prepone your maturity benefit to meet expenses of different stages of life. You can get the entire maturity benefit provided the policy is in force. The flexi benefit period is applicable as given below: 15-year term - during the 10th and 15th year 25-year term - during the 15th and 25th year 35-year term - during the 20th and 35th year|
|Guaranteed Loyalty Benefit||The guaranteed loyalty benefit is applicable during the premium payment term. The benefit is payable on an annual basis at the start of every eligible policy year starting from the 2nd year. The benefit paid is 10% of the annualised premium|
|Compounded reversionary bonus||A regular bonus once declared will be attached to the policy immediately. It is then guaranteed and will be payable with the death or survival benefit. The bonus is expressed as a percentage of the total of the basic sum assured + any reversionary bonus already attached|
|Final bonus||Upon the termination of the policy due to maturity, death or surrender, the company many pay a terminal bonus depending on the performance of the participating funds|
*Ages mention are the ages as on the last birthday
Riders are additional insurance policies that can be attached to a base plan. Riders help enhance the protection level of the life insured at affordable premiums. There are no riders available with this plan.
Inception - From the commencement date of the policy, if the life insured commits suicide within 12 months, whether sane or insane, the company will reimburse 80% of the premiums paid minus any survival benefit already paid, service tax and underwriting extra).
Revival - From the reinstatement date of the policy, if the life insured commits suicide within 12 months, whether sane or insane, the company will pay the surrender value.
There are no other exclusions mentioned in this plan.
Knowing the features of your life insurance plan is important so that you have a clear understanding of what the insurer is offering you. Given below are some of the important features of the Flexi Cash Plan:
|Grace period||30 days is granted for all premium payment modes.|
|Free-look period||15 days (30 days in case of distance marketing). The policyholder can choose to cancel the policy within this period if they are not satisfied with the terms of the plan. The original policy document must be returned along with a letter stating the reasons for objection. The premium paid will be refunded minus any proportionate risk premium + stamp duty + medical expenses, if any.|
|Discontinuance||If you discontinue premiums before the first two years, the policy will lapse. No benefits are payable. If you discontinue the policy after two years, then the policy will be converted to a paid-up policy. The policy will not be eligible for guaranteed loyalty benefits, but any bonuses already attached will remain.|
|Surrender value||After paying premiums for 3 years, you will be eligible to surrender the policy if you are unable to pay future premiums.
The surrender value is equal to the higher of the following:
|Paid-up value||Paid-up sum assured + accrued guaranteed additions + accrued reversionary bonuses + final bonus, if any. The paid-up sum assured = number of premiums paid/number of premiums payable x basic sum assured. Upon death or maturity, the paid-up value will be payable to the nominee.|
|Revival||You can revive the policy within 2 years from the due date of the first unpaid premium. All unpaid premiums must be paid + interest. Once revived, all benefits will be restored.|
|Loan facility||Once the policy acquires a surrender value, you can take a loan for up to 80% of the surrender value. The rate of interest will be applicable as declared by the company from time to time.|
|Assignment||As per Section 38 of the Insurance Act, 1938.|
|Nomination||As per Section 39 of the Insurance Act, 1938.|
Tax benefits are available under the Income Tax Act, 1961.
Tax laws are subject to amendments from time to time. You are advised to consult a tax advisor to know about the prevailing laws.
With the Flexi Cash Plan, you have the power to define your future. Secure your financial status through life cover, maturity benefits and bonuses. Plan in advance to meet your future financial goals by investing wisely now.
DHFL Pramerica entered the Indian market in 2013 through a joint venture between Prudential International Insurance Holdings Limited (subsidiary of PFI) and Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Limited. The insurance company has a pan India presence and operates through multiple distribution channels. The insurer provides protection and quality financial advice through a number of innovative and flexible products in its portfolio.