- Written by PolicyBazaar
- Views: 33415
- Published: 27 May 2014
Last year, Mr. Rajiv Verma bought a Child LIC policy to provide financial security for his kid’s future. However, due to time constraints or negligence, he forgot to pay its premium and missed grace period too. When almost after a month he came to LIC policy office to renew his expired policy, he was appalled to know that now he had to pay extra charges along with interest to renew his policy. Had he checked the LIC policy status he would have been saved from wastage of hard-earned money and also unnecessary running around?
There are various methods to check everything related to the policy, including premium due date, bonus, maturity, etc, people forget to check the status of their policies and pay extra charges.
Why Timely Check of LIC Policy Status is Recommended?
People often forget to check their LIC insurance policy status. A LIC policy is a shield against contingencies, but it is paramount to keep a regular tab on the status of your policy in order to ensure that it provides optimum returns. After all, a lapsed policy is futile. If you haven’t checked yours lately, find some time and do it today.
Now you can check your LIC policy status by sitting in your drawing room. It means there is no need to go to a LIC office and stand in a queue. Moreover, when you regularly check your policy, you also stay updated about interim bonus and other important details. At the time of checking the policy online, you can also find the ‘Feedback’ link, which can be used to send queries and valuable suggestions.
It is pivotal to get a complete understanding of different methods through which you can check the status of your LIC policy. To guide our readers, we have listed down different ways to check LIC policy status.
Check LIC Policy Status Online
For viewing the policy details, new customers are required to fill the registration form, available at the official website of LIC, by filling details like policy number, premium amount, date of birth and email id, etc. An auto responder mail would be sent to the policyholder upon confirmation of successful registration. Now you can check everything related to the policy, including its status, premium due, maturity calendar and other relevant details.
Send SMS to Check the Policy Status
You can get all policy details by sending an SMS to 56767877. For instance, to know the installment premium, type ASKLIC<Policy Number> PREMIUM and send it to 56767877. Similarly, to get the bonus amount, you would need to type ASKLIC<Policy Number> BONUS and send it to 56767877.
Call Customer Care Executive
The IVRS or Integrated Voice Response System is available (24x7) in almost all cities. Any customer can contact LIC IVRS by dialing Universal Access Number (UAN) 1251. To make local calls from a MTNL or BSNL number, dial 1251 and other users can access IVRS by dialing the city’s IVRS center number followed by 1251.
|City||Contact Number||Email id|
- A Quick Glance Over Modi's 3 Social Secutity Schemes
- Nitty Gritty of Sukanya Samriddhi Account Scheme
- A Guide On Whole Life Insurance Policy