LIC’s Jeevan Rakshak

Jeevan Rakshak

LIC Jeevan RakshakJeevan Rakshak plan is a traditional profit endowment plan which offers double benefits of life insurance and investment. It is a plan for people with low-income source. Bonus is given in the form of Loyalty Additions after 5 years of the policy term has been completed.

The policyholder acquires a maturity benefit at the end of the policy term which includes basic Sum Assured along with Loyalty Additions. In case of an unfortunate death of the policyholder the nominee receives the death benefits.

 

Plan Features

Min/Max Age at Entry  8 to 55 Years
Min/Max Policy Term  10 to 20 Years
Maximum Maturity Age  70 Years
Maximum Cover Ceasing Age  70 years
Min/Max Sum Assured  Rs. 75,000 – Rs. 2,00,000 (Incremental Sum Assured in multiples of 5000)
Tax Rebate  Yes, under 80(c) and 10(10d) of I.T Act
Loan Facility  Yes, after 3 years from date of policy inception.
Premium Payment  Monthly ECS, Quarterly, Half-Yearly* & Yearly*
Riders  Accidental death benefit rider is available

*There are no rebates in these payment modes since a 1% & 2% rebate is provided in half-yearly & yearly modes respectively

 

Benefits of Jeevan Rakshak Plan

  • Maturity Benefits – If the policyholder survives until the end of the policy term then he/she will be eligible to be paid the maturity benefits.
Includes Basic Sum Assured + Additional Loyalty (if any)

 

  • Death Benefits – In case of sudden demise of the policyholder the nominee will be eligible for death benefits.
Basic Sum Assured or 10 times Annualized Premium or 105% of all premiums paid as on date of death (whichever is higher)

 

Accidental Benefit Rider

  • This is an optional benefit which can be added to the policy by paying additional premium.
  • In case of accidental death of the policyholder double of sum assured is payable (Max Rs 50 lac).
  • The minimum age to opt for accidental death cover is 18 years.

 

Surrender & Suicide Cases

Jeevan Rakshak plan can be surrendered at any given time within the policy term after completion of 3 full years of the term with regular premium payment. (check for penalties)

Suicide Case – If the policyholder happens to commit suicide before a year from the commencement of the policy, then 80% of the premiums would be returned with the exclusion of tax and extra premiums.

 

Grace period & Revival Policy

For monthly mode of premium payment a grace period of 15 days is given to make the payment. For Yearly, Half-yearly and Quarterly mode of payment a grace period of 30 days is allowed in case the policyholder has been unable to pay the premium on the due date.

If the premium is not paid on time and the grace period expires as well without the payment being made, then the policy lapses. However, the policy can be revived at any time during the policy term within a period of 2 years from the last premium paid.

 

Documents Required

  • Plan Application form along with a photograph
  • Residential proof
  • Identity proof along with age proof
  • Medical reports if necessary.

 

Jeevan Rakshak Plan Claim Procedure

The documents required by the nominee in order to claim the amount are:

  • NEFT form
  • A cancelled check or a Xerox of Bank Pass Book
  • Discharge Form
  • Death certificate of the policy holder
  • Policy Bond papers

 

 



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