AEGON Life Future Protect Plus Insurance Plan

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Introduction/Overview

Aegon Life Future Protect Plus Insurance Plan is a Unit Linked Insurance Plan which provides enhanced benefits on death and also yields good returns through capital market participation

Key Features

  • It is a ULIP plan with Regular Pay option of premium payment
  • There is an Invest Protect Option under which the funds are managed by the company to protect them against market volatility towards maturity. Under this option, the allocated premium is initially invested in Accelerator Fund and in the last 3 policy years the fund value is systematically transferred first to Stable Fund, then to Debt Fund and in the last year to Secure Fund. The investments in each Funds are also switched monthly to the subsequent fund @ 10%
  • If the Invest Protect Option is not availed, the following 4 funds are available for investment
  1. Accelerator Fund
  2. Stable Fund
  3. Secure Fund
  4. Debt Fund

Benefits

  • The insured will get the total Fund Value including top-up Fund Value on Maturity which can be taken in lump sum or under the Settlement Option where the proceeds can be taken in equal instalments over a period of 5 years post maturity
  • On death of the policyholder, SA including top-up SA+ Fund Value including top-up Fund Value is payable subject to a minimum of 105% of premiums paid
  • Income tax benefit on the premium paid as per Section 80C and on claims under Section 10(10D) of the Income Tax Act.

Product Specification:

 

Minimum

Maximum

Entry Age (Last Birthday)

7 years

 50 years

Maturity Age (Last Birthday)

-

70 years

Policy Term (PT) in years

15, 20, 25

Premium Paying Term (PPT) in years

Equal to policy term

Premium Paying Frequency

Yearly, half-yearly, monthly

Yearly Premium

20,000

No limit

Sum Assured

Higher of 10*annual premium or 0.5*term*annual premium for ages<45 years and higher of 7*annual premium or 0.25*term*annual premium for ages>=45 years

18*annual premium if age is <45 years or 10*annual premium if age is >=45 years

 

Details About Premium

Illustration for a policy term and PPT of 20 years

Age

30 years

Premium

50,000

SA

9,00,000

Fund Value @ 4%

10,43,000

Fund Value @ 8%

16,15,000

Death Benefit @ 4%

19,43,000

Death Benefit @ 8%

25,15,000

 

Policy Details

Grace period: 15 days grace period is allowed for monthly mode and 30 days for other modes

Policy termination or Surrender Benefit: Policyholder is allowed to surrender the policy after 5 completed years. If surrendered before 5 years, the fund value net of discontinuation charge will be credited to the Discontinuance Policy Fund where it will earn a minimum of 4% p.a. growth. After completion of 5 years, the fund value in the Discontinued Policy fund as on that date will be paid to the policyholder. If surrendered after 5 completed policy years, the entire Fund value on the date of surrender is paid without any charges

Free look period: If you would not be pleased with the coverage, and terms and conditions of the policy, you have the option of canceling the policy within 15 days of receipt of the policy documents, provided there has been no claim.

Inclusions

  • 4 Free Partial withdrawals are allowed every year with a maximum of 20% of the Fund Value
  • Systematic Partial Withdrawals are also available under which units are redeemed periodically and the proceeds are transferred to the policyholder’s bank account
  • 4 Free switches are allowed every year for switching between funds
  • Future premiums can be redirected to a new fund via the Premium Redirection option of which 2 are free
  • Top-ups with a minimum of Rs.5000 are allowed for increasing the Fund Value

Additional Features or Riders

  • The Sum Assured under the plan can be increased by up to 50% of the base SA or 10 lakhs whichever is lower without any extra medical requirements within 3 months of marriage or child birth
  • Under Auto Rebalancing feature, the fund is rebalanced every year according to the ratio chosen at inception

Exclusions

The benefit paid in case of suicide within 12 months of policy inception or revival is the fund value as on that date. If suicide is committed within 1 year after increasing the SA, the increased SA will not be applicable

Documents Required

Policyholder has to fill up an ‘Application form/ proposal form’ with accurate medical history and provide KYC documents. Medical tests may be required as per the underwriting principles of the company.

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