Term Life Insurance
Learn how much insurance you may need, get a quote, and apply with the Life Wizard by TIAA-CREF Life Insurance Company (TIAA Life).
Get the basics
The basics of term life insurance
You pay in
You pay for insurance for a certain time frame —such as 10, 15, 20 or 30 years.
Premiums remain level, and are generally lower than those of permanent insurance, for the same period.
Your policy pays out
If you pass away, the benefit is paid to your beneficiaries.
Get early access to benefits in case of terminal illness.1
Good if you want:
- Affordable coverage for a specific time frame
- Generally federal income-tax free death benefit2
- Flexibility to convert to an available TIAA Life permanent policy, without additional medical screening3
HOW IT WORKS
Steps to get life insurance
Getting coverage is quick and easy.*
STEP 1 Choose the best type of insurance for your needs.
STEP 2 Select your policy features and apply for coverage.
STEP 3 Complete a brief medical screening in your home, at no cost to you.
STEP 4 Once approved, review your policy terms and make your first payment.*
*Typically insurance is issued in as few as 3 – 4 weeks after a medical screening. Not everyone who applies will be issued a policy.
Reasons to consider TIAA Life term insurance
Get started with term life insurance
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This Level Term life Insurance, policy form series TCL-LPT.1 is issued by TIAA-CREF Life Insurance Company, 730 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017.
Life insurance policies contain exclusions, limitations, reductions of benefits and terms for keeping them in force. A financial consultant can provide you with costs.