LIC Jeevan Vriddhi Insurance Plan is a single premium plan wherein the risk cover is a multiple of premium chosen by you. On maturity this plan offers a Guaranteed Maturity Sum Assured and Loyalty Addition, if any.
Jeevan Vriddhi combines a risk cover (five times the premium), tax benefits under Sec 80C, guaranteed maturity amount, one time payment, liquidity (loans available after 1 year) and also tax free maturity amount. And not to forget a possible return of 12% over the 10 year term
Key Features of LIC Vriddhi Insurance Plan:
- This is Single Premium Plan. No need to worry about paying premium every year.
- Benefit is enjoyed by policy holder for 10 years.
- In case of death of the Life Insured within the policy tenure, Sum Assured is 5 times the premium paid.
- On policy Maturity, Guaranteed Maturity sum is assured (approx double the premium paid).
- Loan Upto 90% of premium paid is available
- Higher Return of upto 12% over 10 year term
Why should you buy Jeevan Vriddhi Plan?
1. Benefits of LIC Jeevan Vriddhi
Income Tax Benefit under section 80C :
Life Insurance premiums paid up to Rs. 1,00,000 are allowed as a deduction from the taxable income each year under section 80C. The maturity benefit is tax free under section 10(10)D provided all conditions have been fulfilled.
On death, Basic Sum Assured shall be payable. The Basic Sum Assured shall be 5 times the Single Premium excluding extra premium, if any.
On maturity, the Guaranteed Maturity Sum Assured along with Loyalty Addition, if any, shall be payable.
Depending upon the Corporation’s experience the policy will be eligible for Loyalty Addition on date of maturity at such rate and on such terms as may be declared by the Corporation.
2. ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS AND OTHER RESTRICTIONS:
a) Minimum Entry Age : 8 years (completed)
b) Maximum Entry Age : 50 years (nearest birthday)
c) Minimum Basic Sum Assured : Rs.150, 000/-
d) Maximum Basic Sum Assured : No Limit
e) Minimum Premium : Rs. 30,000/- Premium shall be
available in multiples of Rs. 1,000/-.
f) Policy Term : 10 years
g) Premium payment mode : Single premium only
h) Guaranteed Maturity Sum Assured : The Guaranteed Maturity Sum Assured will depend on the single premium payable and the age at entry of the life to be assured.
3. GUARANTEED MATURITY SUM ASSURED:
Guaranteed Maturity Sum Assured for each age at entry per Rs.1000/- Single Premium (exclusive of Service Tax) is as under:
4. INCENTIVE FOR HIGHER PREMIUM:
Incentive for higher single premium by way of increase in the Guaranteed Maturity Sum Assured is as under:
(excluding extra premium)
Increase in Guaranteed Maturity Sum Assured
Rs.50,000 to Rs. 99,000
Rs.1,00,000 and above
Loan facility will be available under this plan, after completion of one policy year.
6. SURRENDER VALUE:
The policy can be surrendered for cash after the policy has run for at least one year. The minimum Guaranteed Surrender Value allowable is equal to 90% of the Single premium paid excluding extra premium, if any.
Corporation may however pay Special Surrender value as applicable on the date of surrender provided the same is higher than the Guaranteed Surrender Value.
The Special Surrender Value will be the discounted value of the Guaranteed Maturity Sum Assured as on date of surrender.
7. SERVICE TAX:
Service tax, if any, shall be as per the Service Tax laws and the rate of service tax as applicable from time to time.
The amount of service tax as per the prevailing rates shall be payable by the policyholder on the premium.
9. COOLING-OFF PERIOD:
If you are not satisfied with the “Terms and Conditions” of the policy, you may return the policy to the Corporation within 15 days from the date of receipt of the policy stating the reason of objections. On receipt of the same the Corporation shall cancel the policy and return the amount of single premium deposited after deducting the risk premium, expenses incurred on medical examination and stamp duty.
The policy shall be void if the Life Assured (whether sane or insane at the time) commits suicide at any time within one year from the date of commencement of risk and the Corporation will not entertain any claim under this policy except to the extent of a maximum of (i) 90% of the single premium paid excluding any extra premium paid or (ii) third party’s bonafide beneficial interest acquired in the policy for valuable consideration (but limited to applicable death benefit of this policy) of which notice has been given in writing to the branch where the policy is being presently serviced (where the policy records are kept) at least one calendar month prior to death.