The IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan is a non-participating, non-linked term life insurance plan that offers financial security to your family’s monetary needs during times of accidental death, terminal medical conditions, and death. IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan offers 4 options which you can choose from this plan:
|Fixed Monthly Income Benefit||Policyholder’s family gets regular monthly income for 15 years after their death.|
|Lump Sum with Conversion Option||Policyholder or nominee is paid a lump sum amount at the time of diagnosis of a terminal illness or death.|
|Lump Sum + Increasing Monthly Income Benefit||Policyholder’s family is paid a lump sum of money along with a regular income for the next 15 years plus an increase of 7.5% on the regular monthly income every year.|
|Lump Sum + Fixed Monthly Income||Policyholder’s family receives a lump sum of money and a fixed monthly income for 15 years after their death.|
The Death Benefit that is payable to the beneficiary or nominee of the policy shall be made in the form of monthly instalments. This monthly income that is payable will be equal to 0.6% of the total Death Benefit that has to be paid.
The Death Benefit shall be payable in lump sum to the beneficiary of your policy provided the policy is still in force at the time of your unfortunate demise. This option also comes with another value feature that is called the "Conversion Option". With this option, you can avail the Conversion Option if you have been diagnosed with a terminal illness before you reach the age of 65 years. This mean that the Death benefit that you are entitled to can be encashed at a predetermined rate. This lump sum will be paid out after validating the claim and this amount will come in handy to cover your medical expenses.
This option will be available after a waiting period of 180 days from the date of reinstatement or commencement of the policy. This lump sum amount shall be payable only once during a policy term.
|Terminal Medical Conditions||Conversion Rate|
|Heart Attack of a pre-defined severity||50% of the Death Benefit|
|Cancer of pre-defined severity||71% of Death Benefit|
|Stroke of a pre-defined severity||50% of the Death Benefit|
|Terminal Medical Conditions||Conversion Rate|
|Heart Attack of a pre-defined severity||50% of Rs.1 crore|
|Cancer of pre-defined severity||71% of Rs.1 crore|
|Stroke of a pre-defined severity||50% of Rs.1 crore|
The Death Benefit that is payable to the beneficiary or nominee of the policy shall be made in the form of monthly instalments along with an initial 10% of the Death Benefit paid as a lump sum. This monthly income that is payable will be equal to 0.5% of the total Death Benefit that has to be paid and shall be payable for the next 15 years. This monthly income shall increase by 7.5% which shall be compounded on an annual basis to help negate the effect that inflation shall have on the income.
The Death Benefit that is payable to the beneficiary or nominee of the policy shall be made in the form of monthly instalments along with an initial 10% of the Death Benefit paid as a lump sum. This monthly income that is payable will be equal to 0.5% of the total Death Benefit that has to be paid and shall be payable for the next 15 years.
An individual will have to meet the eligibility criteria listed below to avail the IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan:
|Minimum Age at Entry||18 years (As of last birthday)|
|Maximum Age of Entry||60 years (As of last birthday)|
|Maturity Age||60 years (As of last birthday)|
|Minimum Policy Term||10 years|
|Maximum Policy Term||62 years|
The sum assured is based completely on the premiums that you will be required to pay to avail the benefits of the policy. The sum assured for IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan is listed below:
|Minimum Basic Sum Assured||Rs.50,000|
|Maximum Basic Sum Assured||Rs.30,00,00,000|
Premiums are paid to the insurer to purchase a policy from them so that the individual can come under the umbrella of benefits and coverage that this plan has to offer. The premiums that a policyholder will have to pay towards a IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan are listed below:
|Premium Payment Term||Payment term is same as that of the policy|
|Premium Payment Frequency||
*Premiums paid vary based on age, location, plan term and other factors
Premiums for an IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan can be made using any of the following ways:
The IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan offers a number of different benefits and these are listed in the table below:
|Death Benefits||The Death Benefit that is paid is the higher value among the following:
|Maturity Benefits||There are no maturity benefits|
|Tax Benefits||As per the prevailing tax laws|
|Accidental Death Benefit||This is an additional benefit option that you can opt for. You family will be entitled to an additional payout that will be equal to a maximum of 30% of the premiums that were paid subject to a maximum limit of Rs.2 crore.|
If the policyholder commits suicide within a year from the date of commencement of the policy or revival date, whether the policyholder is sane or insane at the time of death, the nominee or beneficiary of the policy shall be entitled to 80% of the total premiums that have been paid.
The beneficiary is not entitled to Accidental Death Benefit if:
The policyholder or beneficiary is not entitled to a payout if:
|Free Look Period||In case the policyholder is not satisfied with the “Terms and Conditions” of the policy, a 15 day period is provided where the insured can return the policy back to the insurer. The company will return any premiums that were made during this period after deducting any expenses incurred by the insurer such as stamp duty charges, medical expenses, etc.|
|Grace Period||A grace period of 15 days is provided for monthly mode from the due date of making a premium payment so that the policyholder can clear his/her dues. A time period of 30 days is provided for other modes of premium payment. If the policyholder fails to make the premium payments within the grace period, the policy will lapse.|
|Assignment||Assignment is allowed as per the prevailing tax laws under Section 38 of the Insurance Act, 1938.|
|Nomination||Nomination is allowed as per the existing tax laws under Section 39 of the Insurance Act, 1938.|
|Loan Facility||There is no loan facility provided with this plan.|
|Surrender Value||The plan does not acquire a surrender value throughout the period of the policy.|
|Policy Lapse||If a policyholder fails to pay the premiums within the Grace Period, the policy shall lapse and the policyholder will not be entitled to any benefits during the lapsed period.|
|Revival||The application for the revival of a policy should be submitted within 2 years from the date of your last unpaid premium.|
A policyholder can enjoy tax benefits on any premium that is paid towards IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan under the prevailing tax laws under Section 80C and for monthly income received by the policyholder under 10(10D) of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Tax benefits are subject to changes without prior notice so it is important that the policyholder consults a Tax Advisor to stay informed about any changes made.
Listed below are the benefits that you can avail by choosing the IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan:
IDBI Federal Life is a three-way joint venture between IDBI Bank Ltd, Federal Bank Ltd. and Ageas Insurance International N.V. The company disperses it products through a number of distribution channels such as bancassurance partners, insurance agents, insurance brokers, and direct channels. The company has a state of the art customer service facility which is available 24/7 to help with any queries that you may have. The insurance company has over 2,964 branches of Federal and IDBI Bank located in India. As of the 31st of March, 2017, the insurance company has issued over 10.29 lakh policies and a Sum Assured of over Rs.58,653.76 crores.
The IDBI Federal iSurance Flexi Term Insurance Plan is a term insurance policy that is easily available online and also provides protection for your family in the unfortunate case of your demise. The payout from this policy ensures that your family does not have to change the way they live and this sum of money can help them live a comfortable lifestyle.