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Metlife life insurance

MetLife Life Insurance has established itself as one of the most respected providers both in Australia and across the globe.

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If the unexpected occurs and your family is hit by tragedy or a serious illness or injury, life insurance can offer crucial financial assistance in your time of need. MetLife offers a range of insurance and retirement solutions to customers across Australia.

About MetLife Life Insurance

MetLife, Inc. is a leading provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit schemes in more than 40 countries around the world. With a history dating back more than 145 years, MetLife operates throughout the United States, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

If you want to protect your loved ones from the uncertainties of the future, MetLife offers Life Insurance, Income Protection Insurance, Trauma Insurance and Funeral Insurance. These policies are designed to offer flexible and affordable cover for a variety of Australians.

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Name Product Maximum Cover Maximum Entry Age Terminal Illness Benefit Claims Acceptance Rate Average Claim Time Sum Insured
NobleOak Life Insurance
1.1 months
$24,483 million
Our verdict: Finder Life Insurance Award winner for the last 5 years in a row. Good value for money, simple application process and a high claims acceptance rate.

⭐ Current offer: Get one month free for a limited time - apply by 21 December 2023. Offer T&Cs on insurer website apply.
TAL Accelerated Protection Life Insurance
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1 months
$249,285 million
Our verdict: One of Australia's leading life insurers. Automatically includes child critical illness cover. Plus, it comes with a level premium option (e.g. costs remain similar as you get older).

⭐ Current offer: Get up to 15% off your TAL Life, Trauma or TPD insurance policy for life - if you have a Body Mass Index (BMI) between 19 and 28 at the time of your application. Offer T&Cs on insurer website apply.
Medibank Life Insurance
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Our verdict: Medibank offers a higher payout limit ($2.5 million) than 15 other providers. Get a 10% discount if you're already a Medibank Health Insurance member.
ahm Life Insurance
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Our verdict: ahm offers a simple application process. You can be approved online or over the phone. There are no medical or blood tests required.
HCF Life Protect Insurance
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Our verdict: Similar cover to other insurers ($1.5 million). A good discount for HCF members of 10% and an easy initial quote process.

⭐ Current offer: Eligible HCF Members receive 10% premium discount and HCF Thank You rewards.
RAC Life Insurance
1.1 months
$24,483 million
Our verdict: RAC’s maximum death cover limit of $25 million is one of the highest limits you’ll find, including $5 million in TPD insurance. You can get an online quote, but you’ll need to call RAC to get trauma cover. Benefit from added peace of mind with fully underwritten insurance.

Real Family Life Cover
2.4 months
$53,238 million
Our verdict: The application is simple; it can be done with 1 phone call and there are no medical exams. But households with larger debts may need more than a $1 million payout.

⭐ Current offer: Get back 10% of the premiums you’ve paid after 1 year.

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How do I make a claim for MetLife Insurance?

As any time when you need to make a claim on your life insurance policy can be quite stressful, MetLife aims to make the claims process as simple as possible. If you intend to claim, you’ll need to provide written notice of that intention to MetLife as soon as possible. You can also contact MetLife on 1300 555 625 to request a claim form, or download the relevant form for your type of claim from the MetLife website.

You’ll also need to provide any supporting documentation that MetLife requests along with your claim form. This could include medical reports, death certificates, test results and more. Once you have sent a completed claim form and supporting information to MetLife, you will be contacted within 10 days.

Interested in receiving a quote for MetLife?

Still not sure if this is the right policy for you or ready to receive a quote? You can make a secure enquiry by submitting your details in the form above. An insurance consultant will be in touch to discuss policies available from MetLife and provide you with a quote for cover. If you are still interested in taking out cover, your consultant can assist you with your policy application.

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