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What is Return of Premium in an insurance policy?
Return of Premium (ROP) is a relatively new feature available in Term Life Insurance. The major drawback to Term Insurance is that if you live beyond the stated term of the policy one of two things happens. It either ends completely and all your premiums are gone forever or it increases from the guaranteed premium to some new amount which is generally thousands of dollars more. A recent 43 year old female I quoted had a $325 premium guaranteed for 20 years but if she wanted to continue coverage in year 21 without being medically underwritten, the cost was over $7000. To solve this insurance companies added a Return of Premium rider. In the example above, if she lived for twenty years she could get all the premiums she paid back. There would be no interest or other enhancement, just the exact amount paid. However, to continue the example above, the premium amount with the ROP included would be $1103 for this woman. It is important to know that this idea has been extended to some other forms of coverage. One company that offers Defined Benefit Health plans and supplemental plans has a rewards program that does the same thing. If you keep the plan in place for five years you can get 50% of your premiums back, wait until year 7 and get 75% back or wait until year 10 and get 100% back. Many of my clients like their supplemental plan that includes Ameritas Dental, VSP vision, Rx plan, $10,000 AD&D, $7500 Accident plan and much more for only $89/month for the whole family. That is cheaper than most family dental plans.
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If the insured cancels their own auto insurance policy how is the return premium calculated and is there a penalty?
Answer . \nIf you cancel your policy is will probably be short-rated which means you will be penalized for canceling. There are published factors but I can't give you the s…hort rate factor without knowing the dates of the policy.
Answer . \nseveral hundred dollars
Answer . Basically term is renting insurance. It's cheap and for a specific period of time. A return of premium rider adds a little to the cost but gives you all your money… back at the end of the term and is tax free. It is a very very good thing because if you figured out what you would have to earn on that $$ difference it usually works out to an 8% return on your money. NO investment can guarantee you that return.
One of the basis is the mortallity table. It is based on the persons age and health. This is than calculated on when the insurance company feels that the individual would pass… away. If they are older or unhealthy the premiums are higher to compensate that they could possibly pay out sooner than later.. Michael Hartmann. FindYourPolicy.com
You can calculate life insurance premium for a life insurance policy by requesting free life insurance quotes online or from a life insurance company.. Rates for life insuran…ce vary by insurer.. Some of the factors that insurers consider when determining your premium include the following: Age, gender, height-to-weight ratio, amount of coverage, type of policy, smoker/non-smoker, your health, your family's health history, etc.
No. The premium is your consideration (monetarily) for coverage that the insurer provides. Your value lies within your policy limits as stated on the declarations page of your… policy.
The premium is calculated on the basis of many factors. The insurance company will calculate the premium and inform you before you buy the policy.
a lower deductible
Premiums for insurance policy are comprised of: - A rating based on the vehicle make and model - Whether or not the vehicle has a loan - The age of the operator - The …gender of the operator - The coverages selected including: liability, comprehensive, collision, uninsured motorist, personal injury protection and any additional policy features such as roadside assistance, or rental reimbursement. - In determining premiums discounts such as Accident free, or a good student discount are included - Your city and state - The number of tickets or accidents the policy holder has
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Washington National Ins. Co. offers supplemental Cancer,Heart/Stroke, and Accidental Injury Insurance with a Return ofPremium rider on it, or referred to as a Cash Return Ride…r in somestates. The policies pay back all premiums paid in, above andbeyond any claims paid out after the customer keeps the policy inforce for 20 or 25 years (depending on your state), or age 75,whichever comes first. It is not necessary to claim the return,once the policy has reached its maturity date, the policyholder iscontacted to notify them that the return is being processed.
Endowment policies. In normal life insurance policies, if you outlive the policy term you wont get any money. Whereas, in case of endowment policies, the insurance company ret…urns a big % of your insurance premium to you at the end of the tenure. So, these policies are much higher in terms of premium when compared to regular or pure-term life insurance policies.
Term insurance will provide the highest benefit for the same premium, but for a limited period of time (hence the name - TERM).
Return-of-premium life insurance is like an ordinary life insurance policy, but payments made on premiums are returned to the insured individual if the policy ends and they ar…e still alive. Thus, return-of-premium life insurance policies do not punish one for outliving their life insurance. The average such policy might cost 25% to 50% more in premiums, compared to an ordinary life insurance policy.
The Benefits of purchasing return of Premium Term Life Insurance is that at the end of the coverage period that you selected, you can choose to get a lump sum payment on the b…ase premium amount you have paid out. You can use the money as you choose, supplement your income at retirement, send your children to college, pay for personal expenses or for something else you would like.
If one survives the term of a return of premium life insurance policy, they are likely to get the sum assured and the interest or bonuses earned over the period. This can be v…iewed as a way to reduce risk and also invest.
The places to get a premium life insurance policy are many. Among some of the more popular choices are: LV, Post Office, Sun Life, Aviva, Scottish Widows and many more.