Our Critical Illness Cover can offer you and your loved ones financial support should you unexpectedly fall ill.
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Critical Illness Cover is underwritten by HSBC Life (UK) Ltd. Get a personalised quotation and apply today.
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Our dedicated Premier Managers can also discuss your protection only needs with you.
We pay a lump sum on diagnosis of a specified illness to help support you and your family. Whether it's used to clear lending such as your mortgage, pay towards rehabilitation costs or to help you get back on your feet.
If you're not sure which products are right for you, you can use our financial planning tools to help you decide. Alternatively you can contact your local branch and a member of our team will be happy to discuss the options available with you.
As with all insurance policies, terms and conditions, exclusions and limitations will apply.
For all products please read 'things you should know before you apply'
Unfortunately, you can't apply for Critical Illness Cover online or over the phone at the moment.
To talk to someone about our Life Insurance range, you can contact your local branch. A member of our team will be happy to discuss the options available and help you to build a package that suits your specific needs.
To book a branch appointment please call:
Please note, we won't be able to provide any advice over the phone or online.
*Lines are open 8am to 9pm Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 7pm Saturday (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day). Calls may be monitored and/or recorded.
Before applying, please take the time to read the following. You may also want to save some of these documents for future reference.
Provides a lump sum payable on death or diagnosis of a terminal illness, as well as accidental death benefit.
Helps to replace an income if you're unable to work due to an accident or injury.
If you need to make a claim, contact our helpline for assistance as soon as you can.