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    Life Insurance
    • Claim up to Rs. 1,50,000 deduction under section 80C*
    • Insurers provide online renewal of policy
    • Choose between annual and monthly premium payment options

    Term plans from SBI are a very sought after and popular choice. These protection plans are tailored to provide financial relief and security to a policyholder’s family in the unfortunate event of their demise. The term plans from SBI offer only death benefits but also provide riders that offer additional cover such as accidental death benefits.

    Types of SBI Term Insurance Plans:

    1. SBI Life eShield
    2. SBI Life eShield
    3. SBI Life Saral Shield
    4. SBI Life Grameen Bima
    5. SBI Life Saral Swadhan+
    6. SBI Life Smart Swadhan Plus
    SBI Life - Smart Shield

    Feature

    Description

    Age of Entry

    Minimum age is 18 years as at last birthday
    maximum age is 65 years as at last birthday

    Age at Maturity

    70 years

    Policy Term

    Minimum Term 5 years
    Maximum term 30 years

    Sum Assured

    Minimum sum assured is Rs 25,00,000
    No maximum sum assured limit

    Premium Payment Terms

    Equal to policy term

    Premium Payment Modes

    Yearly, Half-yearly, quarterly and monthly

    Premium Amount

    Single premium minimum Rs 15000
    yearly Rs 5000
    Quarterly Rs 1,250
    Half-yearly Rs 2500
    Monthly Rs 450
    No maximum limit

    Plan Options

    Decreasing Term assurance for loan protection
    Decreasing term assurance for family income protection
    Increasing term assurance
    level term assurance

    Riders

    Accidental Death Benefit
    Accidental total and Permanent Disability
    Accelerated critical Illness Cover

    Benefits

    The Policy offers Death benefits
    The policy offers Surrender benefits for single premium policies
    There is no survival benefit or paid up value

    SBI Life - Saral Shield

    Feature

    Description

    Age of Entry

    Minimum age is 18 years as at last birthday
    maximum age is 60 years as at last birthday

    Age at Maturity

    65 years

    Policy Term

    Minimum Term 5 years
    Maximum term 30 years for level term and family income protection
    For loan protection, maximum term equal to outstanding loan term capped to 30 years

    Sum Assured

    Minimum sum assured is Rs 7,50,000
    Maximum Sum assured is Rs 24 lacs

    Premium Payment Terms

    Equal to policy term

    Premium Payment Modes

    Yearly, Half-yearly, quarterly and monthly for level term assurance
    Single premium for decreasing term assurance

    Premium Amount

    Single premium minimum Rs 10000
    yearly Rs 2000
    Quarterly Rs 600
    Half-yearly Rs 1100
    Monthly Rs 250

    Plan Options

    Level term assurance
    Decreasing Term assurance for loan protection
    Decreasing term assurance for family income protection

    Riders

    Accidental Death Benefit
    Accidental total and Permanent Disability
    Accelerated critical Illness Cover

    Benefits

    The Policy offers Death benefits

    SBI Life - Grameen Bima

    Feature

    Description

    Age of Entry

    Minimum age is 18 years as at last birthday
    maximum age is 50 years as at last birthday

    Policy Term

    The policy term is 5 years

    Sum Assured

    Minimum sum assured is Rs 10,000
    Maximum Sum assured is Rs 50,000

    Premium Payment Modes

    Single

    Premium Amount

    Minimum amount is Rs 300
    Maximum Amount is Rs 2000
    Premiums to be paid in multiples of Rs 100

    Benefits

    The Policy offers Death benefits equal to the sum assured

    The policy offers surrender benefit from the second year onwards

    SBI Life - Saral Swadhan+

    Feature

    Description

    Age of Entry

    Minimum age is 18 years as at last birthday
    maximum age is 55 years as at last birthday

    Age at Maturity

    Minimum age of maturity is 28 years
    Maximum age of maturity is 70 years

    Policy Term

    Minimum Term 10 years
    Maximum term 15 years

    Sum Assured

    Minimum sum assured is Rs 30,000
    Maximum Sum assured is Rs 4,75,000

    Premium Payment Terms

    10 years

    Premium Payment Modes

    Yearly

    Premium Amount

    Minimum Premium Amount is Rs 1500
    Maximum Premium Amount is Rs 5000

    Benefits

    The Policy offers Death benefits
    The policy offers maturity benefit
    The policy offers paid up value

    SBI Life – eShield

    Feature

    Description

    Age of Entry

    Minimum age is 18 years as at last birthday
    maximum age is 65 years for level cover with or without rider
    maximum age is 60 years for increasing cover with or without rider

    Age at Maturity

    70 years

    Policy Term

    Minimum Term for level cover with or without rider is 5 years
    Minimum Term for increasing cover with or without rider is 10 years

    Maximum term for all options is 30 years

    Sum Assured

    Minimum sum assured is Rs 20 lacs
    Maximum Sum assured has no limit
    Sum assured will be in multiples of Rs 1 lac

    Premium Payment Terms

    Equal to policy term

    Premium Payment Modes

    Annual

    Premium Amount

    Minimum premium amount is Rs 3500
    No maximum limit on premium amount

    Plan Options

    Level cover
    Level cover with accidental death benefit
    Increasing Cover
    Increasing cover with accidental death benefit

    Riders

    Accidental Death Benefit

    Benefits

    The Policy offers Death benefits

    The policy offers no surrender or maturity benefits

    SBI Life - Smart Swadhan Plus

    Feature

    Description

    Age of Entry

    Minimum age is 18 years as at last birthday
    maximum age is 65 years as at last birthday

    Age at Maturity

    Maximum age at maturity is 75 years

    Policy Term

    Minimum Term is 10 years

    Maximum term is 30 years

    Sum Assured

    Minimum sum assured is Rs 5 lacs
    Maximum Sum assured has no limit

    Premium Payment Terms

    Single Payment, 5 year terms, 10 year terms, 15 year terms and terms equal to term of the policy

    Premium Payment Modes

    Single, yearly, half-yearly, quarterly and monthly

    Premium Amount

    Minimum premium amount is Rs 21,000 for single premium
    Rs 2300 for yearly premium
    Rs 1200 for half-yearly
    Rs 650 for quarterly and
    Rs 250 for monthly

    Benefits

    The Policy offers Death benefits

    The policy offers surrender and paid up benefits

    Features and Benefits of SBI term Insurance Plans:

    1. These plans provide financial security to the family of the deceased policyholder thereby preventing any burden of financial commitments such as housing loans or education loans from being passed on

    2. Availing the term insurance plans from SBI are easy and simple and come in both online and offline modes. The term insurance plans kick in the instant the first premium has been paid

    3. The premium amounts to be paid for these term insurance plans are low and affordable allowing people from all walks of life to enjoy the benefits of the plan. The plans also offer options of premium payment terms in either single or regular pay

    4. The term insurance plan offer riders that can be purchased for additional coverage such as accidental death benefits

    5. The premiums paid towards these term insurance plans are eligible to enjoy tax benefits under sections 80C of the income tax act, 1961

    Example of how these plans work:

    If a person aged 40 years purchases a term life insurance plan with an assured sum of Rs 20,00,000 then upon his unfortunate demise, the nominee assigned by the policyholder will receive the death benefit of Rs 20,00,000. The death benefit will be paid out if the policyholder dies during the period of insurance cover.

    ARTICLES RELATED ABOUT SBI TERM INSURANCE :

    Term Insurance Without Medical Check-up In India

    Anyone who has ever taken an insurance policy would know that the insurer sometimes asks you to submit a medical report as proof of good health and insurability. This is done by the insurer to ensure that the applicant is not suffering from any serious or critical illness which may be life threatening, which in turn drives up the risk factor greatly. However, not every insurer offering a term plans would require you to submit a medical report for the purpose of applying and purchasing an insurance policy.

    If you are looking to purchase a term insurance plan but do not want to undergo a medical check-up for the same, you will have to get in touch with an insurer who doesn’t have this requirement. To make your task easier, we have curated a list and details about some such insurers which do not ask you to submit a medical report to purchase a term insurance policy. Read on to find out who these insurers are, which term policies they offer and how you can apply for these policies.

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    Term Insurance With Riders In India

    In India, term insurance is easily one of the most popular type of insurance which is preferred by hundreds of people. The essence of term insurance is to provide risk protection in the case of death wherein a death benefit is paid to the nominee of the policyholder.

    However, in a time when competition is high, more and more insurers are launching term plans which come with a range of add-on riders that can be attached to the base plan to enhance it’s coverage. So, if you are looking to get a term plan with additional coverage, term plans with riders are your go-to solution. Here, we talk about some of the top term plans which include riders, the types of riders that you can opt for, and benefits provided under these riders.

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    Maturity Benefits For Different Term Insurance Plans

    When one talks of term insurance plans, maturity benefits are typically not a benefit which forms a part of such plans. Term insurance plans usually only offer a death benefit which is provided when the insured policyholder passes away before the expiry of the policy term. However, more and more people who wish to take insurance are now looking for plans which don’t just offer a death benefit but also offer returns once the plan matures or if they survive the plan.

    For this reason, insurers are now offering term plans which also include the maturity benefit component wherein, once the plan matures, there is a maturity benefit which is paid out. Given that not many people would be aware about such plans and what they entail, here we bring you some nuggets of information about term plans which offer maturity benefits, the key features of such plans, the benefits they offer, and the top maturity benefit term plans currently available in India.

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    Survival Benefits For Different Term Life Insurance Plans

    Survival benefit is a term which is not usually associated with a term insurance plan. However, there is a sizeable chunk of people who prefer taking a term plan but do not wish to lose their money in case no death claim arises. For this reason, many insurers are now introducing term plans which also offer a survival benefit in addition to a death benefit.

    Survival benefit, as the name suggests, is the benefit which is paid under a policy when the life assured survives the policy term. In this article, we talk about the features of term plans offering survival benefits, the benefits offered by such plans, and how to choose the right term plan which offers survival benefits. Also included is a list of some of the top term plans offering survival benefits in India.

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    SBI Term Plan FAQs:

    1. Q) What is the grace period of the policy?
    A)
    Grace period for SBI term insurance plans are 30 days for half yearly, yearly and quarterly premium payment terms and 15 days for monthly premium payment terms. Payments missed after grace period will lead to the policy being lapsed. Lapsed policies can be revived provided the application for revival is within 3 years from the date of last missed premium and all arrears are paid.

    2. Q) What is the free look period of the policy?
    A)
    The free look period is 15 days for all policies that have been purchased through any other delivery channel apart from distance marketing and 30 days for those policies purchased through distance marketing

    3. Q) Are the term insurance policies eligible for tax benefits?
    A)
    Yes. The premiums paid towards these policies are eligible for tax deductions under sections 80C, 80D and 10(10D) of the income tax act of 1961

    4. Q) What are the exclusions for coverage of riders?
    A)
    The riders will not cover any eventualities caused due to high risk sports and other high risk activities, Disasters such as nuclear contamination, criminal activities, drug abuse and self-inflicted injuries

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    GST of 18% is applicable on life insurance effective from the 1st of July, 2017

    SBI Life Term Insurance Reviews

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    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "GOOD POLICY"
      0.5 4.5/5 "Excellent!"
      I have purchased the term plan with the SBI LIFE which is good and i am holding it from last 2 years. The policy coverage is for self. The maturity period is for 15 years in this policy and the premium i pay for monthly once through my account as a auto debit.
      Was this review helpful? 1
      , bangalore
      Reviewed on Oct 11, 2018
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Excellent"
      0.5 5.0/5 "Blown Away!"
      I have taken a term insurance from SBI Life. The best about this company is that the premium is low and economical. The tenure is till the age of 60 years. After which the beneficiary will get the benefits. The sum assured is also good. I am happy with the benefits.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , chennai
      Reviewed on Feb 28, 2018
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Average service"
      0.5 3.0/5 "Satisfactory"
      I have taken a term insurance with Sbi before one year. The documents procedure was been easy but I am disappointed that I have not received my card yet it was been 20 days so I feel the process was little delay. The benefits is for the single family,it was a average service from Sbi life insurance service.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , bangalore
      Reviewed on Feb 06, 2018
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Good policy to use"
      0.5 5.0/5 "Blown Away!"
      I am using SBI Life Insurance from many years, it is a long term insurance. I am still continuing this policy. I pay my premium of Rs.500 on annual basis. The benefits of this policy are, it covers accidental service. I am satisfied with the returns which i am getting. In case of any sad demise, i get a coverage upto 2 lakhs.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , mumbai
      Reviewed on Oct 11, 2017
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Good worth policy"
      0.5 3.0/5 "Satisfactory"
      Through netbanking, I have taken SBI term life insurance, Basically I make the premium around Rs.4500. Its completely death risk policy. I won't get any benefits but If suppose some thing happen to me. My family get the claim of 20 lakhs, if its accidental death claim would be Rs. 40 lakhs.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , kolkata
      Reviewed on May 11, 2017
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Good"
      0.5 3.0/5 "Satisfactory"
      I do have the term life insurance policy with the SBI life isnurance company and its the ULIP policy, also I can say that our market is keep on growing, so I stick with that. I am paying around 12000 Rupeees per annum as the premium and the fund manager have told around 18% to 19% per annum as assured returns, also it have the tenure of 10 to 15 years of time.
      Was this review helpful? 1
      , chennai
      Reviewed on Feb 05, 2017
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Take it and get it"
      0.5 3.0/5 "Satisfactory"
      I have life insurance policy with SBI life, also I can say its the best one which am holding. Its the term life insurance policy and am paying around 12000 Rupees per annum. I need to pay the premium for thirty years of time . Coverage value would be around one crore Rupees, also its applicable to natural death also.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , jaipur
      Reviewed on Aug 25, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Good benefits"
      0.5 5.0/5 "Blown Away!"
      I have taken a insurance with SBI Life insurance. It is a term insurance. The tenure is for 30 years. I need to pay my premium for 28 years. I would get my matured amount after the 30th year. They have also given me the details of the matured amount in the bond. I can also pay my premiums online.
      Was this review helpful? 1
      , kolkata
      Reviewed on Jul 23, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Needs improvement on the customer service "
      0.5 5.0/5 "Blown Away!"
      SBI Life service is really good for making the Life Insurance processed.I make the process through the online itself.I have taken a Term plan with SBI Life.They do send a mail on time of payments and through the link available I get directed through the payment page.The process of payment is quite simple.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , kolkata
      Reviewed on Jun 04, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Good policy"
      0.5 4.0/5 "Great!"
      SBI Life has been improving on their services. I have taken my life insurance from them. Earlier I had to go up to the office, take a demand draft and make the payments. Now they are making a online option. It is a life term insurance. The policy is good. It has good benefits and returns. The tenure is for ten years.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , pune
      Reviewed on May 18, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Fantastic"
      0.5 5.0/5 "Blown Away!"
      I took the term life insurance policy with the SBI life and the services are fantastic one. Response is very good with the and the premium is around 12000 Rupees per annum. The accidental coverage is double of the premium and the death coverage value will be around 22 lakh Rupees.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , pune
      Reviewed on Apr 04, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Good Services"
      0.5 4.0/5 "Great!"
      I have taken a term insurance from SBI life. The services are good. They send me the alerts on time for the payments. The payments are easy. I can do it online. It is done on a yearly basis. Being a term insurance. Not sure on the benefits and coverage.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , navi mumbai
      Reviewed on Mar 11, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Term plans are best"
      0.5 4.0/5 "Great!"
      SBI life provides very nice term insurance plans. The application procedure is very userfriendly and we get to select the plan of our choice. The service from SBI insurance is really worth experience. I recommend SBI term insurance to users.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , pune
      Reviewed on Mar 08, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Cheapest Life saving plan "
      0.5 4.5/5 "Excellent!"
      I have to pay a premium around 100Rs for the Insurance.The coverage amount provided was around 4lakhs.Its basically a term plan with SBI Bank.The premium for the Insurance gets deducted from the salary account itself.Its a cheapest plan available for life saving.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , thrissur
      Reviewed on Feb 24, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Best facility available "
      0.5 5.0/5 "Blown Away!"
      They are providing beautiful service to the customer regarding the insurance.They have responded within 24hours for any request made.I do have 2-3 money back plan and I have term plan for around 25laksh.SBI Life collect the cheapest premium amount compared with any other Insurance.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , cuttack
      Reviewed on Feb 17, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "It is good..."
      0.5 3.0/5 "Satisfactory"
      Accidental plan it is and I took it with SBI Life as they gave some options. Term insurance infact only a death benefit. Premium is hardly two hundred per annum but unable to recall the tenure period. Total coverage is about two lakhs. I did everything and customer service is not great.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , ludhiana
      Reviewed on Feb 09, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Pretty good coverage..."
      0.5 4.0/5 "Great!"
      I purchased the life insurance policy via online and it is going good. It is a term plan and name is like e-shield. After death the coverage is one crore. Total tenure is 25 years and I have chosen this tenure from SBI Life. Accidental death coverage is one crore.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , pune
      Reviewed on Feb 04, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Lesser premium"
      0.5 4.0/5 "Great!"
      The service provided was quite good based on the Life Insurance with SBI Life.I have taken a term plan with SBI.The premium was quite moderate with SBI Life compared with LIC.They have provided a coverage for 30years but they generally give coverage upto 60years.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , hyderabad
      Reviewed on Jan 21, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Very useful.."
      0.5 5.0/5 "Blown Away!"
      It is a term plan and very useful. Premium is also reasonable. If something happens to the policy holder, the family would receive one crore. In regards to the accidental death, family may receive 1.5crores. Tenure is for 25 years and this is default that provided by SBI Life. I have gone for medical check up before taking the plan.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , hyderabad
      Reviewed on Jan 21, 2016
    • SBI Life Life Insurance
      "Excellent"
      0.5 5.0/5 "Blown Away!"
      I am having the life insurance policy with the SBI life. I have taken two to three policies with the SBI life and I took term insurance policy, ULIP policy with them. Totally I am paying around 50000 Rupees per year as premium for my ULIP plan and I can say that the returns will be based on the market fluctuation.
      Was this review helpful? 0
      , mysore
      Reviewed on Jan 19, 2016
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