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Enhanced death benefits: 3 options for ensuring a legacy

Adding an enhanced death benefit option to a Protective® Aspirations variable annuity can give customers flexibility and control to support efficient wealth transfer and protect their legacy.

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With three levels of protection, it’s simple to tailor the death benefit option on a Protective Aspirations variable annuity to each customers specific situation.

Return of Purchase Payments death benefit
Returns the investment or contract value, whichever is greater at time of death, less withdrawals.¹
Maximum Anniversary Value death benefit
Market gains can be locked in each contract anniversary to increase the value of the death benefit, less any withdrawals.²
Maximum Quarterly Value death benefit
Market gains are captured in the contract value and added to the death benefit on a quarterly basis, less any withdrawals.³
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Introduce a solution for a lasting legacy
Adding an enhanced death benefit option to a Protective Aspirations variable annuity provides a quick and easy way to protect loved ones if the unexpected happens while working toward retirement goals. Learn more here and begin the conversation with customers.

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¹The Return of Purchase Payments death benefit is available at an additional cost equal to 0.20% (on an annualized basis) of the death benefit at the beginning of each contract month.

²The maximum Anniversary Value death benefit is available up to age 77 at an additional cost of 0.35% (on an annualized basis) of the death benefit at the beginning of each contract month.

³The Maximum Quarterly Value death benefit is available up to age 77 at an additional cost equal to 0.40% (on an annualized basis) of the death benefit at the beginning of each contract month. 

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