Final Expense Whole Life Insurance

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Final Expense Whole Life Insurance

Final Expense, offered by GPM Health and Life, is a whole life insurance policy designed for seniors ages 50 through 85. It is quickly issued in small amounts, at a reasonable price, and with no medical exam. Final expense coverage can be used for more than just funeral costs, including paying debts or leaving a legacy to loved ones or a charitable organization.

See the advantages of applying for Final Expense insurance

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Final Expense Life Insurance can be used for gifts or paying debts, not just final expense costs

No medical exam required

Many people think their existing benefits will cover final expenses. But Social Security pays only $255* to qualified beneficiaries. The average cost of a funeral is over $8,000.**  One purpose for Final Expense whole life insurance is to help fill the gap for final expenses. It can also be used for many other reasons such as paying off debts, leaving a gift to a loved one or supporting a church or a charitable cause.

  • Minor and past health issues may be accepted
  • Policies available for applicants age 50 through 85
  • Issued in coverage amounts from $3,000 to $35,000
  • Quick issue of policies  
  • No blood testing or urinalysis required
  • Your premiums are guaranteed to be level and can not increase

Your policy will not lapse or terminate as long as premiums are paid, there are no policy loans or withdrawals, and other policy provisions are met.

Understanding Final Expense

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Understanding Final Expense
Fits these needs:

Final expense coverage is an option that will help loved ones manage your funeral costs or pay outstanding debts. The policy may also provide a gift to a loved one or for charitable giving.

What to consider:

Final Expense whole life insurance can be used to help fill the final expense gap. While Social Security pays only $255* to qualified beneficiaries, the average cost of a funeral can be over $8,000.** 

Options:

Individuals 50 to 85 years old have coverage options which vary depending on your age and medical history. Coverage amounts can range from $3,000 up to $35,000.

Coverage options for your age and medical history

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Coverage options for your age and medical history

We can issue most coverage within days and have options that vary based on your age and medical history. We do not require a medical exam or blood tests, just a short application and brief medical history interview.

If you are age 50 to 85 and in average health

Simplified Issue Whole Life Insurance (SIWL) offers:

  • 100% Death Benefit beginning on the first day of the policy

  • Optional Accidental Death benefit up to age 70, available for issue between age 50-60

  • Optional Child Term Life Insurance coverage of $5,000 per child

  • Premium payment options for Lifetime, or 10 years.  A 20 year payment option is available to people ages 50 through 70.

If you are age 50 to 85 and have less than average health

Graded Death Benefit Whole Life Insurance (GDB) offers:

  • Death Benefit of 30% of the ultimate face amount the first year, 70% for the second year, and 100% beginning the third year and after

  • Accidental Death Benefit equal to the full amount of coverage is included during the first two years, subject to policy exclusions

If you are age 50 to 85 and have more health issues, you may still qualify

Modified Benefit Whole Life Insurance (MBWL) offers:

  • Death Benefit of all premium paid plus 10% interest during the first two years, then 100% of the ultimate face amount thereafter

  • Accidental Death Benefit equal to the amount of coverage is included during the first two years, subject to policy exclusions

*Social Security Handbook SSA Publication No. 05-10084

**The median cost of a funeral is $8,438 according to a 2014 survey by National Funeral Directors Association at NFDA.org.

Learn more about Final Expense Life Insurance

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