Group Term Life Insurance Plan

Group Term Life Insurance Plan  

Overview

At a Glance

The time to buy life insurance is when you are in good health—tomorrow may be too late. Each year many applicants are declined outright by life insurance companies because of health or physical impairments. These people waited too long! Can you afford to risk your family’s financial security? You won’t regret having life insurance—only not having enough of it.
 

The Group Term Life Insurance Plan is designed to help provide you and your family sound financial protection at reasonable group rates.

 

Benefit Features:

  • Choice of benefits
  • Economical group rates
  • Accelerated Death Benefits Provision allows you to use a portion of your benefit if a Terminal Illness is diagnosed
  • Choice of beneficiary
  • Spouse/Domestic Partner and children eligible for coverage

 

Review your cost of living regularly to be sure your life insurance is adequate. With the Group Term Life Insurance Plan it's convenient to update your coverage.

 

This plan may not be available in all states.

 

Want More Information?
View the Forms section and download a no-obligation application and brochure containing detailed plan information including costs, exclusions, limitations, and terms of coverage.

Forms

Insurance Application and Brochure

These form(s) are in Adobe Acrobat Reader (PDF) format and are available for downloading and printing.
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Eligibility

Where available
This program may vary and is not available in all states.


Notes

Each member under age 65, who is a citizen or legal resident of the United States, its territories and protectorates is eligible to apply for up to $250,000 of coverage (in $50,000 increments).

 

Details

Type of Insurance 
Term Life Insurance


Designed for 

AOTA members and their family


Underwritten by 

Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company


Policy form number 

Life Form Series includes GBD-1000, GBD-1100 or state equivalent.


Group Policy Number 

AGL-1956


Issue Ages 

Through age 64


Coverage Amounts 

$50,000 to $250,000 in $50,000 increments


Rate Schedule 

Rates are based on member's attained age and will increase as the member enters a new age bracket.


Nonsmoker Rates 

Yes (no cigarettes, cigars or pipes, chewing tobacco, nicotine chewing gum or snuff in prior 12 months).


Spouse coverage amounts

$50,000 to $250,000 in $50,000 increments


Children's Insurance 

$1,000 to $5,000 in $1,000 increments for ages 6 months old to age 26 (children age 15 days to 6 months can be covered for $250)


Important Notes

This website explains the general purpose of the insurance described, but in no way changes or affects the policy as actually issued. In the event of a discrepancy between this website and the policy, the terms of the policy apply. All benefits are subject to the terms and conditions of the policy. Policies underwritten by Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company detail exclusions, limitations, reduction of benefits and terms under which the policies may be continued in full or discontinued. Complete details are in the Certificate of Insurance issued to each insured individual and the Master Policy issued to the policyholder. This program may vary and may not be available to residents of all states.

Contact Us

We're here to help! Please contact us in whatever manner is most convenient for you.

 Address
Mercer Consumer
12421 Meredith Drive
Urbandale, IA 50398
 Phone
1-800-503-9230
 Hours
 M-F 8:15a-5p CT
 Email
customerservice.service@mercer.com
Underwritten by
Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company
One Hartford Plaza
Hartford, CT 06155

FAQs

Answers about the program, including eligibility, options, customer service and more.

 

  • How much insurance can I purchase through this program?

    You can apply for $50,000 through $250,000 of coverage, in $50,000 increments.
  • Can I also insure my family members?

    Yes, you can also apply for coverage on your spouse (through age 64) and your children (from 15 days old to age 26).

  • Are lower non-smoker rates available?

    You qualify for nonsmoker rates if you have not smoked cigarettes, cigars or a pipe, or used chewing tobacco, nicotine chewing gum or snuff during the 12 months before submitting an application for life insurance.

  • When is the coverage effective?

    When your application is approved by the insurer and we have received your first premium payment, your insurance will become effective as of the first of the month coinciding with or following approval.

  • Do I have to meet with an insurance agent?

    Issuance of this policy is handled over the Internet and the mail. You can review the materials in the privacy of your home and purchase your policy directly through the mail without meeting with an agent. You can, of course, talk to a licensed representative if you'd like. Please view the Contacts section for the toll-free number.
  • What if I have second thoughts after I apply?

    You will have 30 days from the date of receipt to review the insurance certificate. If you are not satisfied with the terms of the certificate, simply return it to the Insurance Administrator and any premiums paid will be refunded in full, minus any claims paid.
Life Form Series includes GBD-1000, GBD-1100 or state equivalent.                                                                                                            AOTA-95208

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