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Compare cheap life insurance quotes from all the top life insurance companies offering life assurance policies in the UK, and find the life insurers that give you the best life cover for the cheapest price in minutes. Our life insurance comparison makes it easy to find the best life insurance deals whether you want term or whole of life insurance.
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 Life Cover TypeAgeMaximum 
MinimumMax New CoverCover ExpiresAmountTerm
Sun Life
Life Insurance
Over 50's Life Cover
50
years
85
years
Unlimited£25,000Unlimited
Aged 50-85 and a UK resident? You're guaranteed to be accepted and with no medical. Cash sum paid out on death after 2 years. No fuss life cover from Sun life Direct.
Engage Mutual Assurance
 
Life Insurance
Non Profit Whole of Life Plan
50
years
80
years
Unlimited
up to
£34,456
Unlimited
Engage Mutual's Over 50's life cover plus provides one of the most comprehensive policies in the market as indicated by a 5 star Defaqto rating. Guaranteed acceptance without a medical, and includes serious & terminal illness benefit at no extra cost.
LV=
Life Insurance
varies
from
17
years
up to
84
years
up to
Unlimited
up to
Unlimited
up to
Unlimited
The LV= Life Insurance Summer Sale is now on! Pay less for the same cover, for a limited time only. Get a quick and easy online quote today.
Saga
Life Insurance
varies
50
years
up to
80
years
up to
Unlimited
Unlimited
up to
40
years
Sainsbury's Bank
 
Life Insurance
varies
17
years
up to
77
years
79
years
Unlimited
40
years
Sainsbury's Life Insurance, provided by Legal & General, starts from £5 per month. Choose the amount and length of cover to suit you. Find out more and get a quick quote online today.
Post Office
Life Insurance
varies
from
18
years
up to
80
years
up to
Unlimited
up to
£500,000
up to
51
years
Over 50's life cover option available.
Standard Life
Life Insurance
Decreasing Term Life Assurance
17
years
69
years
84
years
£500,000
45
years
Tel 0131 5169070 0131 5169070
Legal & General
Life Insurance
varies
17
years
up to
84
years
up to
unlimited
up to
Unlimited
up to
40
years
Legal & General offer life insurance from just £6 per month.
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Life Insurance
Level Term Life Insurance
18
years
79
years
varies
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You could pay as little as £5 a month* *Price based on a non smoker born on 01/01/1980 for £60,000 Level Term Life Insurance for a 20 year term. Source-Direct Life 8/7/13
Tesco Bank
Life Insurance
varies
from
18
years
up to
85
years
up to
90
years
up to
£9,999,999
up to
50
years
or to age 90
Tesco Bank Life Insurance is provided by Aviva Life & Pensions UK Limited.
Debenhams
Life Insurance
varies
18
years
85
years
90
years
varies
50
years
Receive a £50 Debenhams giftcard when you take out a life insurance policy. Terms and conditions apply
Reader's Digest
Life Insurance
Non Profit Whole of Life Plans
50
years
80
years
Unlimited£25,000Unlimited
AA
Life Insurance
varies
18
years
up to
77
years
79
years
Unlimited
40
years
AEGON
Life Insurance
varies
18
years
up to
83
years
up to
84
years
up to
Unlimited
up to
50
years
Ageas
Life Insurance
varies
17
years
up to
86
years
up to
89
years
up to
Unlimited
up to
70
years
Asda Money
Life Insurance
varies
from
17
years
up to
80
years
up to
Unlimited
up to
Unlimited
up to
Unlimited
Aviva
Life Insurance
varies
from
16
years
up to
89
years
up to
90
years
up to
Unlimited
up to
50
years
Barclays
Life Insurance
varies
from
17
years
up to
68
years
up to
70
years
up to
Unlimited
up to
51
years
Beagle Street
Life Insurance
varies
18
years
64
years
70
years
£750,000
40
years
Bright Grey
Life Insurance
varies
18
years
up to
83
years
up to
84
years
up to
£10,000,000
40
years
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How to Compare Life Assurance Quotes

One of your main financial priorities should be that your family and your debts should be protected in the event of your death. Here's how to find the best life insurance quotes for the lowest cost.

How to Compare Life Assurance Quotes

Ensuring that your mortgage and other debts are repaid with a life cover policy provides peace of mind, as does leaving something to your spouse or dependants to ensure they are financially comfortable in the event of your death.

What is life cover?

Life insurance - often called life assurance - is a policy which is designed to pay out a lump sum if the policyholder dies during the term of the policy. The money can be used to meet funeral expenses, to repay debts or simply to provide a lump sum to your family.

Generally when you buy life insurance UK policies will run for a fixed term, this tends to be a set number of years.

You decide on the term of the policy when you get your life assurance quote and this specifies how long the policy will run for. For example, a 20 year policy would only pay out if you died within the 20 years.

Whole life insurance policies are available and these run until your passing, and consequently come at a significant cost.

What to look for when you search for the best life insurance cover

There are dozens of cheap life insurance companies offering life cover in the UK. So, it's certainly worth comparing providers before you buy in order to get the cheapest life insurance quote.

When looking for the best life insurance cover, take the following into account:

  • Whether you want level term life insurance or a decreasing life assurance quote
  • The term of the policy
  • Any minimum or maximum age limits

There are two main types of term life cover. Level term assurance is a fixed amount of cover that will pay out a specified amount if you die within the term of the policy.

A decreasing term assurance (sometimes called 'mortgage term assurance') provides cover on a decreasing basis. This means that if you were to die during the later years of the policy it would pay a lower amount than it did in the early years.

When you are searching for the cheapest life insurance quote it's also important to choose the right term for your life cover. Shorter terms generally come with lower premiums but it's important to ensure that you're not suddenly left unprotected if your policy expires.

You should also research any maximum or minimum age limits for your life cover before you buy as this will dictate whether you're eligible for a policy.

As life cover is a simple product, the cheapest life insurance quote for the amount of cover and the term you require is normally the preferred option.

That said, you will need to check the terms and conditions to make sure that your life insurance policy will pay out in the event of your death.

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