Ensure life goes on, with life insurance

Insurance to protect what matters most

During these uncertain times, there are things you can do to help financially protect yours and your loved one’s future. And we’re here to help. 

Life Insurance

  • Help financially protect your family
  • Can be used to pay off a mortgage or cover bills

Decreasing Life Insurance

  • Designed to protect a repayment mortgage
  • Cover reduced throughout the length of your policy

Over 50 Life Insurance

  • Can be an affordable way to leave a cash sum for loved ones
  • Could be left as a gift or to help cover funeral costs

Critical Illness Cover

  • Can be added to Life Insurance or Decreasing Life Insurance for an extra cost
  • Help provide extra protection for you and your loved ones

Business Protection

  • Operate as business as usual should the worst happen to your key employees
  • Explore our range of business protection products

Income Protection

  • Protect your income if you're unable to work due to illness or injury
  • Receive a regular monthly benefit and support with your return to work

Why choose Legal & General?

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Do you need life insurance?

Everyone’s circumstances are different but getting life cover can protect you and your loved ones when they need it most. Read our guide.

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Life insurance calculator

Use our life insurance calculator to help you work out how much cover you might need.

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Life insurance news and guides

From information about different types of life insurance to articles about looking after your health and well-being - check out our wide variety of articles and guides.

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How much can I gift to my grandchildren?

Housing and education costs are high these days. But if you have some cash to spare, how much can you gift your grandchildren? Find out here.

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How much does Over 50s Life Insurance cost?

Find out how much Over 50s Life Insurance can cost, and the pay out you might get with the help of a series of example profiles.

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Funeral costs in the UK

Planning a funeral isn’t something anyone looks forward to, but to make your life easier, we’ve put together a guide based on research to help you calculate funeral costs in your area.