Max Life Smart Wealth Plan

In life, nothing gives more pleasure than seeing your loved ones fulfill their dreams, while you watch over them. As the breadwinner of the family, you work towards maximizing your savings to support your children's education, their marriages, and your peaceful retirement. In today's environment, which is full of uncertainty and volatility; however, you need guaranteed assurance that surmounts all such risks.

 

What is Max Life Smart Wealth Plan?

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At Max Life Insurance, we understand the significance of such milestones in your Life. Thus, presenting Max Life Smart Wealth Plan (a Non-Linked, Non-Participating, Individual, Life Insurance Savings plan, UIN: 104N116V06), which is designed to help secure your financial future through guaranteed returns. This smart wealth  plan will help you pursue your dreams and accomplish all milestones that you set your heart on, with certainty.

 

Why Save with
Max Life Smart Wealth Plan?

Guaranteed Maturity Benefits Max Life Smart Wealth Plan provides guaranteed benefits on your savings, to help you meet your savings goal
Flexibility You have the flexibility to choose from four plan options- Lumpsum, Short Term Income, Long Term Income, and Whole Life Income
Guaranteed Additions Accrued Guaranteed Additions that boost your corpus under Lumpsum Option of Max Life Smart Wealth Plan
Financial Security in Case of Death Max Life Smart Wealth Plan offers comprehensive death benefit in case of your demise (as Life Insured) during the policy term
Tax Benefit The premium paid under Max Life Smart Wealth Plan are eligible for tax benefits as per prevailing tax laws subject to change
Enhanced Protection Through Riders Additional rider(s) can be opted for with Max Life Smart Wealth Plan to avail of additional protection as per your needs

Who Should Invest in Max Life Smart Wealth Plan?

Max Life Smart Wealth Plan is suitable for the following categories:

1) Salaried individuals

2) Self-employed individuals

3) People with dependents who seek a long-term financial plan

4) People who have less risk appetite

5) People who seek guaranteed returns on savings 

6) People who look for dual benefits of life insurance and savings

You can buy Max Life Smart Wealth Plan to secure your retirement, providing for your children's education, your spouse's financial independence in your absence, or any other financial goals. Furthermore, the savings plan is also suitable for those investors who wish to put their money into a financial instrument, which provides long term capital appreciation, but with less risk than pure equity market investments.

Why Save with Max Life Smart Wealth Plan?

This product is eligible for tax benefits under section 10(10D) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 as the condition of "premium payable for any of the years during the term of policy not exceeding ten percent of the sum assured" is satisfied considering total sum assured during the policy term is 11.25 times for single premium policy and 17 times for regular premium policy. Further, in our interpretation, for a joint life policy, as premium paid is not separately identifiable for each life insured, the aggregate annual premium vs aggregate sum assured ratio will be considered to check the eligibility under tax laws.

You are advised to independently consult your tax advisors on income tax implications and tax benefits. The above understanding is subject to any changes made to tax laws in future

How Does Max Life Smart Wealth Plan Work?

Max Life Smart Wealth Plan comes in four variants and you can choose the one which best suits your savings need. Here is how you can invest in Max Life Smart Wealth Plan:

 

Step 1: Choose the Suitable Variant

 

Max Life Smart Wealth Plan offers the following plan variants:

1) Lumpsum

 

This  variant offers to pay maturity benefit as a lump sum at the end of the policy term. The maturity benefit paid comprises both guaranteed sum assured on maturity and the accrued guaranteed additions (if any). Under this variant, the Guaranteed Additions are expressed as a percentage of annualized premiums, and they may vary based on the entry age, premium band, and gender of the Life insured and the sub-variant selected.  

 

2) Short Term Income

 

This variant of Max Life Smart Wealth Plan offers to pay guaranteed 'income benefit' at the end of the period (monthly, quarterly, half yearly or annually) as per the frequency chosen, for the pay-out Period as per the sub-variant selected by you, post completion of the Policy Term. The income benefit is expressed as a percentage of the annualized premium. It varies by the entry age, premium band, and gender of the Life insured and the sub-variant selected.

 

3) Long Term Income

 

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Under this   variant, you receive a guaranteed 'income benefit' at the end of the period (monthly, quarterly, half yearly or annually) as per the frequency chosen, for the pay-out Period as per the sub-variant selected by you, post completion of  the Policy Term Moreover, after the pay-out period, you will also receive a 'terminal benefit,' which equals the Total Premiums Paid. Here, the income benefit is expressed as a percentage of annualized premium, and its value depends on the entry age, premium band, and gender of the Life insured and the sub-variant selected. Also, you can also choose the income pay-out frequency, other than annual.

 

4) Whole Life Income

 

Under the Whole Life Income variant of Max Life Smart Wealth Plan, a guaranteed 'income benefit' is payable at the end of the period (monthly, quarterly, Half yearly or annually as per the frequency chosen, post the policy term, until the death of the last surviving life.  Here, the income benefit is expressed as a percentage of the Single premium and varies by the entry age, gender, and premium band.

 

Step 2: Choose your Premium/Income Pay-out 

 

Step 3: Choose your sub-variant, i.e. "Policy term and Premium payment term" from the available options 

Variant

PPT

PT

Maturity Benefit

Single Life/Joint Life

Lumpsum

5

10,12,15,20

Lump sum at the end of policy term

Single Life

8

10,12,16,20

10

10,12,15,20

12

12,15,20

Short Term Income

6

7

Guaranteed income benefit for 6 years (from 8th year to 13th year in arrears)

8

9

Guaranteed income benefit for 8 years (from 10th year to 17th year in arrears)

10

11

Guaranteed income benefit for 10 years (from 12th year to 21st year in arrears)

12

13

Guaranteed income benefit for 12 years (from 14th year to 25th year in arrears)

Long Term Income

 

6

7

Guaranteed income benefit for 30 years (from 8th year to 37th year in arrears plus Terminal Benefit)

8

10

Guaranteed income benefit for 30 years (from 11th year to 40th year in arrears plus Terminal Benefit)

10

11

Guaranteed income benefit for 25 years (from 12th year to 36th year in arrears plus Terminal Benefit)

12

14

Guaranteed income benefit for 25 years (from 15th year to 39th year in arrears plus Terminal Benefit)

Whole Life Income

Single Pay

5

Guaranteed income benefit until the death of last survivor from 6th year in arrears

Joint Life

6

6

Guaranteed income benefit until the death of last survivor from 7th year in arrears

What Max Life Smart Wealth Plan Offers

Variant 1, 2 and 3:

A lump sum guaranteed ‘Death Benefit’ is payable immediately on the death of the life insured during the policy term and is defined as higher of:

  • 11 times the sum of Annualised Premium* and underwriting extra premiums***, (if any),
  • 105% of all sum of Total Premiums Paid**, underwriting extra premiums*** and loadings for modal premiums, (if any) as on the date of death of life insured,
  • Any absolute amount assured to be payable on death #

*“Annualised Premium” means Premium amount payable during a Policy Year chosen by Policyholder, excluding Underwriting Extra Premium, loading for modal premium, Rider Premiums and applicable taxes, cesses or levies if any;

** “Total Premiums Paid” means the total of all Premiums received, excluding Underwriting Extra Premium, loading for modal premium, Rider Premiums, and applicable taxes, cesses or levies, if any.

***“Underwriting Extra Premium” means an additional amount charged by Us, as per Underwriting Policy, which is determined on the basis of disclosures made by Policyholder in the Proposal Form or any other information received by Us including medical examination report of the Life Insured

#The absolute amount assured to be payable on death under these variants is equal to the Total Premiums Paid accumulated monthly at an interest rate of 8% p.a.

Variant 4:

A lump sum guaranteed ‘Death Benefit’ is payable immediately on the death of the life insured(s) during the term of the policy and is defined as the higher of:

  • In case of Single Pay- 1.25 times the Single Premium* plus underwriting extra premiums (if any),
  • In case of regular pay-  7 times the Annualised Premium* plus underwriting extra premiums (if any),
  • 105% of sum of Total Premiums Paid**, underwriting extra premiums and loadings for modal premiums, (if any) as on the date of death of life insured,
  • Any absolute amount assured to be payable on death #

*“Single Premium” means the lump sum premium amount paid by the policyholder at the inception of the policy excluding the taxes if any.

#The absolute amount assured to be payable on death under the Variant 4 on event of first death is equal to 1.25 times the Single Premium plus underwriting extra premiums (if any) in case of single pay and 7 times the Annualized Premium plus underwriting extra premiums (if any) in case of regular pay , and 10 times the Single Premium (Single Pay)/Annualised Premium (Regular pay) plus underwriting extra premiums (if any) on the event of the second death during the policy term.

The policy shall continue until the death of the last surviving policyholder.

On death of the last surviving policyholder post expiry of the policy Term, Single Premium plus underwriting extra premiums (if any) in case of single pay and total premiums paid plus underwriting extra premiums (if any) in case of regular pay shall be payable to the beneficiary.

The policy shall terminate on payment of the death benefit for the last surviving policyholder and no further benefits will be payable

Variant 1:

On maturity the following benefit will be paid:

  • Guaranteed Sum Assured on Maturity, plus
  • Accrued Guaranteed Additions (if any).

The Guaranteed Sum Assured on Maturity for the variant is defined as follows:

Policy Term

Guaranteed Sum Assured on maturity

10,12

110% x Annualised Premium x Premium Payment Term

15,16

140% x Annualised Premium x Premium Payment Term

20

160% x Annualised Premium x Premium Payment Term

 

Guaranteed Additions is expressed as a percentage of annualised premium and varies by the entry age, premium band and gender of the life insured and the sub-variant selected.

Guaranteed additions accrue at the end of the last four policy years, provided the policy is either premium paying or fully paid up.

The Guaranteed Additions will be payable only in the event of maturity or surrender of the policy.

Variant 2:

A guaranteed “Income Benefit” is payable at the end of the period (monthly, quarterly, Half yearly or annually) as per the frequency chosen, for the pay-out Period as per the sub-variant selected by you, post completion of the Policy Term.

Income Benefit is expressed as a percentage of annualised premium and varies by the entry age, premium band and gender of the life insured and the sub-variant selected.

Variant 3:

A guaranteed “Income Benefit” is payable at the end of the period (monthly, quarterly, Half yearly or annually as per the frequency chosen , for the pay-out Period as per the sub-variant selected by you, post completion of the Policy Term. At the end of pay-out period a “Terminal Benefit” equal to the Total Premiums Paid, will be payable to the beneficiary.

Income Benefit is expressed as a percentage of Annualised premium and varies by the entry age, premium band and gender of the life insured and the sub-variant selected.

Variant 4:

Provided that, either of the two life insured have survived the policy term, a guaranteed “Income Benefit” is payable at the end of the period (monthly, quarterly, Half yearly or annually as per the frequency chosen , post the policy term, until the death of the last surviving life.  

The policy shall terminate on payment of the death benefit for the last surviving life and no further benefits will be payable.

Income Benefit is expressed as a percentage of Single premium in case of Single pay and as a percentage of Annualized premium in case of regular pay and varies by the entry age, gender and premium band. 

Eligibility Criteria

Plan Option

Minimum

Maximum

Age at Entry (Years)*

Lumpsum

0 (91 Days)

60

Short Term Income

5

60

Long Term Income

4

60

Whole Life Income

Single Pay- 45 (Younger life)

65 (Older Life)

Regular pay- 40 (Younger Life)

65 (Older Life)

In case the Life Insured is a minor, the Policy will automatically vest in him/her on his/her attaining the age of majority. The risk coverage for the minors will start from the Date of Commencement of Risk.

Age at Maturity (Years)*

Lumpsum

18

80

Short Term Income

18

73

Long Term Income

18

74

Whole Life Income

50

71

Minimum  Premium#

Lumpsum

Annual: Rs. 11,000
Monthly: Rs. 1,000

Short Term Income

Long Term Income

Whole Life Income

Single Pay: Rs. 2,50,000

Regular Pay: 50,000

Maximum  Premium

All Options

No Limit, subject to Board Approved Underwriting Policy (BAUP)

Premium Payment Mode & Modal Factors

Lumpsum

Annual & Monthly

 

Premium Payment Mode

Modal Factors

Annual

1

Monthly

0.09

 

Short Term Income

Long Term Income

Whole Life Income

Single Premium & Regular Pay

 

Annual & Monthly

 

Premium Payment Mode

Modal Factors

Annual

1

Monthly

0.09

 

Boundary conditions for policies sold through POSP

Eligibility Criteria

Variant

Policy Term

Age

Maximum age at entry*

Lumpsum

10

55

12

53

15

50

16

49

20

45

Short Term Income

7

58

9

56

11

54

13

52

Long Term Income

7

58

10

55

11

54

14

51

Whole Life Income

6

59

Maximum Age at Maturity*

65 years

Maximum Premium

Subject to 25 lakhs death benefit during the policy term

Single pay in variant 4 of the product shall not be available for sales through POS persons

*All ages mentioned above are age as on last birthday

# The minimum premium is exclusive of Goods and service tax and any other cess, underwriting extra premium (if any)

Please note- For policies sold through POS persons, the product shall comply with all the extant provision, rules, regulations, guidelines, circulars, directions, etc. applicable for POS products, as amended from time to time

Boundary conditions for policies sold through POSP

 

 

 

 

 

Eligibility Criteria

Variant

Policy Term

Age

Maximum age at entry*

Lumpsum

10

55

 

 

12

53

15

50

16

49

20

45

Short Term Income

7

58

9

56

11

54

13

52

Long Term Income

7

58

10

55

11

54

14

51

Whole Life Income

6

59

Maximum Age at Maturity*

65 years

Maximum Premium

Subject to 25 lakhs death benefit during the policy term

 Single pay in variant 4 of the product shall not be available for sales through POS persons.

Why Save with Max Life Smart Wealth Plan?

This product is eligible for tax benefits under section 10(10D) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 as the condition of "premium payable for any of the years during the term of policy not exceeding ten percent of the sum assured" is satisfied considering total sum assured during the policy term is 11.25 times for single premium policy and 17 times for regular premium policy. Further, in our interpretation, for a joint life policy, as premium paid is not separately identifiable for each life insured, the aggregate annual premium vs aggregate sum assured ratio will be considered to check the eligibility under tax laws.

You are advised to independently consult your tax advisors on income tax implications and tax benefits. The above understanding is subject to any changes made to tax laws in future. ARN -SWP/161221

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What are the Rider Options Available with Max Life Smart Wealth Plan?

Max Life Smart Wealth Plan offers the following rider options with its Lumpsum (Variant 1), Short Term Income (Variant 2) and Long-Term Income (Variant 3) options. 

Why Choose Max Life

Here are some of the numbers which speak about our accomplishments

Why Choose Max Life

Here are some of the numbers which speak about our accomplishments
Claims Paid Percentage

99.35%

99.35%

(Source : Max life annual audited financials FY 20-21)

Max Life Presence

277 Offices

277 Offices

(Source : As reported to IRDAI, FY 20-21)

Sum Assured

₹1,087,987 Cr.

₹1,087,987 Cr.

In force (individual) (Source : Max Life Public disclosure, FY 20-21)

Assets Under Management

₹1,00,000 Cr.

₹1,00,000 Cr.

(Source : Max Life Public disclosure, FY 20-21)

More reasons why our customers choose us

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