Keeping in mind the need to save for the future or have a backup in case of an eventuality (death or disability), IDBI Federal Life Insurance has launched the IDBI Federal Lifesurance Whole Life Savings Insurance Plan. The IDBI Federal Lifesurance Whole Life Savings Insurance Plan offers a lump sum payout at the end of the policy term and another payout when the policyholders attains the age of 100. This plan also comes with additional bonuses and coverage in case of accidental death or disability.
To be eligible for the IDBI Federal Lifesurance Whole Life Savings Insurance Plan, customers need to meet certain criteria.
|Entry Age||Minimum: 18 years Maximum: 53 years (if maximum age with accidental death benefit cover is 65) 55 years (if maximum age without accidental death benefit cover is 75)|
|Maturity Age||100 years (maximum)|
|Premium paying term||Minimum: 12 years Maximum: 30 years|
Sum Assured:The sum assured depends on the entry age of the policyholder and the policy term.
Premium: For monthly premium payment mode, the premiums amount to Rs.12,000 per annum and for all other modes (annually, half-yearly or quarterly), the premium amounts to Rs.10,000 per year.
|Premium payment term||Minimum: 12 years Maximum: 30 years|
|Premium payment frequency||Annually, half-yearly, quarterly, monthly.|
|Premium||Minimum: Rs.10,000 per year for annual, half-yearly, quarterly modes Rs.12,000 per year for monthly mode Maximum: No limit|
|Death benefit||In case of untimely death of the policyholder, the nominee is entitled to:
|Maturity benefit||At the point of maturity, the policyholder is entitled to the guaranteed sum assured in the form of a lump sum payout and in addition he/she will also receive the vested guaranteed addition (accrued in the first 5 years of the policy) and the vested reversionary bonuses (accrued from the 6th year of the policy).|
|Life coverage||Policyholders and nominee (if the policyholder is not alive) are granted an additional lump sum payout when the policyholder attains the age of 100. Policyholders are granted the guaranteed sum assured, 10 times the annualised premium or 105% of the premiums paid till date, the vested reversionary bonuses (accumulated from the end of the policy), and the terminal bonus (if applicable).|
|Accidental death benefit||The nominee is entitled to an additional sum equal to the guaranteed sum assured if the policyholder opts for the accidental death benefit. To be eligible for the benefit, death should occur within 180 days from the occurrence of the accident.|
In the case of suicide, whether sane or insane, the nominee is entitled to 80% of the benefits paid till that point. If death from suicide occurs within one year of revival, the nominee is entitled to 80% of the premiums paid till date or the surrender value at that point, whichever is higher.
The key features of the IDBI Federal Lifesurance Whole Life Savings Insurance Plan are listed below.
|Surrender benefit||If policyholder surrenders the policy after the completion of three policy terms, the policyholder is entitled to the guaranteed surrender value and the special surrender value. Once the surrender value is paid to the policyholder, the policy is terminated.|
|Women premium benefit||The IDBI Federal Lifesurance Whole Life Insurance Plan offers discount for premiums for women customers.|
|High sum assured rebate||Policyholders are granted a discount in premiums if the sum assured is north of Rs.10 lakh.|
|Grace period||Policyholders are granted a grace period of 30 days to pay the due premiums. All benefits are applicable during the grace period.|
|Reduced paid-up benefits||If the policyholder has held the policy for three consecutive yet has failed to pay the premiums, the policy will automatically be converted to the reduced paid-up benefit structure.|
|Loan facility||Once the policy attains the surrender value, policyholder can take a loan amount against the policy up to 85% of the surrender value.|
|Free-look period||Policyholders are granted a free-look period of 15 days from the commencement of the policy. If he/she disagrees with any of the terms and conditions of the policy, they can return the policy.|
|Revival||Policyholder can revive the policy within two years of the first unpaid premium if he/she pays the outstanding premiums and the interest accrued, all the benefits of the policy will be applicable.|
|Nominations||Policyholder can make nominations as per section 39 of the Insurance Act, 1938. The nominee will receive all the benefits following the untimely death of the policyholder.|
|Assignment||As per section 38 of the Insurance Act, 1938, policyholder can assign the policy.|
Policyholder enrolled with the IDBI Federal Lifesurance Whole Life Savings are liable to tax benefits under the Income Tax Act of 1961. They can avail benefits under:
IDBI Federal Lifesurance Whole Life Savings Insurance Plan has a number of benefits, some of which are mentioned below:
IDBI Federal Life Insurance was formed in 2008 following a three-way joint venture between IDBI Bank, Federal Bank and multinational insurance company Ageas. IDBI Federal Life Insurance made history when they broke into making profits by the 5th year of being formed. Since then, they have recorded annual profits of Rs.80 crore. Having branches spread across the country, IDBI Federal has a top-notch customer service that keeps the satisfaction of each and every of their customers as their top priority.