Life Insurance of India (LIC) has introduced a new single premium plan called “Jeevan Aastha” today. This plan is open only for 45 days. I would suggest this plan for those who prefer Bank Fixed Deposit (FD). Jeevan Aastha is as good as Bank deposit plus Insurance. You need to pay only ONE time premium.
Jeevan Aastha ( Plan No. 195)
Features and details:
1. Availability: 08-12-2008 to 21-01-2009
2. One time payment plan
3. Guaranteed Returns + Loyalty Additions.
4. High Risk Cover
5. convenient Terms (5 Yrs and 10 Yrs)
6. Tax Rebate and Tax Free maturity
Maturity Sum Assured along with Guaranteed Addition and Loyalty Addition, if any, Shall be payable. ( Maturity Sum Assured shall be 1/6th of Basic Sum Assured)
During the first policy year: Basic Sum Assured with Guaranteed Addition
After 1st policy year excluding last policy year: 1/3rd of Basic Sum Assured with Guaranteed Addition
During last policy year: 1/3rd of the S.A. Guaranteed Addition and Loyalty Addition, if any.
Rs. 100 per thousand of Maturity Sum Assured per year for a policy of 10 years term.
Rs. 90 per thousand of Maturity Sum Assured per year for a policy of 5 years term.
Eligibility Conditions and Restrictions:
a:) Minimum Entry Age: 13 Years completed
b:) Maximum Entry Age: 60 Years ( Nearest birthday)
c:) Minimum Basic Sum Assured: Rs. 1,50,000/-
d:) Maximum Basic Sum Assured: No Limit
j:) Large Sum Assured Rebate: Available
e:) Policy Term: 5 or 10 years
f:) Mode of premium payment: Single Premium
g:) Loans: Available after 1 year
h:) Back dating interest: Allowed @ rate of 10% (for dating back in excess of one month)
Large Sum Assured Rebate: Calculated on per thousand basis.
|Basic Sum Assured||Rebate|
|Term – 5 years||Term – 10 years|
|Rs.3,00,000 to Rs.5,99,999||Rs. 2.00||Rs. 3.00|
|Rs.6,00,000 to Rs.11,99,999||Rs. 2.50||Rs. 3.50|
|Rs 12,00,000 and above||Rs. 3.00||Rs.4.00|
Example Single Premium rates per Rs.1000 Basic SA Table Below:
|Age at entry||Policy Term 5 years||Policy Term 10 years|
Last Date to Apply for Jeevan Aastha was 21st January 2009.
Update: Jeevan Aashta Plan No.195 has been Discontinued.