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Types of Life Insurance


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There are actually a considerable number of life insurance types but as a basic guide you can expect that many insurers will offer these as a starting point:

Critical Illness Insurance

This is life insurance that offers a tax free and lump sum payment should you be diagnosed with some kind of critical illness.

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Level Term Insurance

This is a type of life insurance where premiums are set at an agreed amount over a specific policy term. The premiums do not increase during the duration of the policy.

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Mortgage Protection Insurance

This is life insurance that covers your outstanding mortgage should you die.

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Over 50′s Guaranteed Insurance

This is a specific type of insurance for people aged between 50 and 80 years of age who are UK residents.

Read more about over 50′s Guaranteed Insurance¬†

Whole of Life Insurance

This insurance provides cover to you for life if monthly premiums are paid and up-to-date.

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