MetLife - Life Insurance & Income Protection
While MetLife has only been in Australia since 2005, its worldwide experience adds up to more than 140 years. The company is a specialist in the area of life, accident and health insurance. Known formally as the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, MetLife is the largest life insurer in the US, serving 90 of the Fortune 500 companies. Since 1985, the company has featured Snoopy and other Peanuts characters as its cartoon ambassadors.
Some of the key products that are offered through MetLife Australia include:
- Term Life Cover: This is the standard life insurance option in case of death or terminal illness, which may be bulked up with optional trauma cover.
- Trauma Cover: If you are diagnosed with a covered critical illness or lose your independence, trauma cover is there to provide either a lump sum payment or proportional benefits.
- Income Protection Cover: If you become temporarily unable to work because of serious injury or illness, MetLife's Income Protection Cover provides regular payments to help you pay your everyday expenses until you can return to work.
- Personal Accident Cover: This minimises the impact of serious accidents on your life by providing a lump sum in case of accidental injury, loss of independence, or death.
You can compare the premiums of MetLife to other providers in the market through our comprehensive quote service.