What is an Endowment Policy?
Endowment policy is a type of Life insurance policy. It covers the life insured for a specific period of time. If the Life insured survives till the end of that specified period (maturity period), he will be paid the lump sum assured along with bonuses (if any) by the Insurance Company. If the Life insured dies within the maturity period the Insurance Company will pay the sum assured to the beneficiary.