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Life Insurance with Critical Illness

What is family life insurance?


Family life insurance is another name for life insurance which is used to provide your family money should you die during the term of the policy. This could be used for any reason, such as to repay a mortgage, household bills, childcare costs or even funeral costs.

Our Family Life Insurance options include Life Insurance (a lump sum when you die) or Life insurance with Critical Illness (a lump sum when you die or have a one of eligible 63 critical illness).

If this isn't right for you, there are other options that a financial adviser may recommend you. If you don't have an adviser already, we've teamed up up with LifeSearch to give you honest, unbiased advice, who will chat, recommend and then help with the arrangements.

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Understand life cover

We've created lots of useful information to guide you through the process of finding which life insurance product is right for you.

Find out more about life cover

Why choose LV=

An insurance provider you can trust established in 1843.

  • 97% of claims paid in 2016
  • UK's largest friendly society

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From what's covered, ways to get set up or even how to claim, our library of FAQs can help.

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