Term Life Insurance

Consider how your family would cope if you passed away and were no longer here to take care of them. The economic realities would soon set in: bills, mortgage payments, taxes and funeral expenses, not to mention everyday living expenses.

Term Life Insurance offers affordable rates so you can help protect your family’s financial future.

Definitions and exclusions

Detailed features:

Coverage available for: You, your spouse and dependent children (You or your spouse must apply for coverage to obtain child coverage.)
Your spouse’s coverage cannot exceed your coverage.
You can apply for coverage if you are: Under 65-years-old
An Association member working a minimum of 25 hours a week.
Residing in Canada
An eligible spouse
Benefit amount: Coverage is available in units of $25,000 with a minimum of $50,000 and a maximum of $1 million.
Dependent child(ren) benefit of $10,000/child for all eligible children.
Your coverage ends: To learn when your coverage ends click here.
Coverage limitations: Please refer to Definitions and exclusions.
Rates: Please refer to the Rate Card.

Key features

Waiver of premium
If you become totally disabled before you reach age 65, your Term Life Insurance coverage and your dependent child’s Term Life Insurance coverage may continue without the payment of premiums as long as you remain totally disabled. Read more.

Conversion option
If your Term Life Insurance, or your spouse’s Term Life Insurance coverage ends for any reason other than your request, you or your spouse may apply to convert the coverage to an individual Life Insurance policy with Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada without providing proof of good health. The request must be made within 31 days of the end of the Term Life Insurance coverage and prior to age 65.

Living benefit
If you or your insured spouse are terminally ill and expected to die within 12 months or less, you may receive an advance of up to 50% of the Term Life Insurance benefit up to a maximum of $50,000, subject to approval by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada.

This website is intended only as an outline of the insurance policy. The complete terms, conditions, exclusions and limitations governing the insurance coverage are found in the group insurance policy issued by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada.