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Bupa revises CI product

Bupa Individual Protection has revised its critical illness product covering 14 additional conditions above the ABI minimum standards.

Its critical illness plan now covers 37 conditions and offers a family income benefit version of life insurance with critical illness cover.

It also offers a reduction in premium if at assessment stage underwriters exclude either cancer or multiple sclerosis from the cover.

Child cover benefit of 25 percent up to £25,000 is available along with terms up to 40 years for guaranteed cover

Bupa Individual Protection product and marketing manager Steve Casey says: “We are pleased to offer enhanced coverage to our members. We are especially pleased by the introduction of a family income benefit style and the reductions we are able to offer members when we have to exclude a certain condition. These developments open the door to consumers who previously thought that critical illness was unavailable to them.”

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