Legal & General Life Insurance

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Intro to Legal & General

Legal & General were established in 1836 when six lawyers decided to found a society. They invested heavily in transport and UK cities and 150 years on, they have invested almost £1 billion into 15 towns and cities in the UK. Their headquarters are based in London, however during WW2, they had to relocate due to the Blitz. They are a founding member of the FTSE 100 index.

They are one of the world’s largest insurance and asset management groups and provide many different products – Life Insurance, pensions, investment management, mortgages and more. They are the second largest investment firm in Europe according to IPE in 2016. They have over £1 trillion in assets across all their different financial products.

How many customers do Legal & General have?

Legal & General have over 10 million customers using their Life Insurance products.

What are Legal & General’s claim pay-out rates?

  • For Life Insurance, Legal & General paid out 97% of all claims made in 2018, amounting to £332.7 million;
  • For critical illness cover, Legal & General paid out 93% of all claims made in 2018, amounting to £195.2 million.

What awards have Legal & General won?

Legal & General have won the Life Insurance provider of the year at the Moneyfacts consumer awards 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019 and are regarded as the UK’s number 1 Life Insurance provider.

Is Legal & General Life Insurance good?

Protect Line are an impartial brokerage, so this means we won’t ever give you any advice and will only provide facts. In regards to Legal & General, we have provided factual information within this page so that you can make a decision when it comes to choosing your Life Insurance provider.

How do I get Legal & General Life Insurance quotes?

We can offer you quotes for Legal & General Life Insurance quotes – all you need to do is fill out our online quote form, have a chat with our friendly and professional team and you’ll then have quotes from multiple different insurers to choose from.

How do I pay for Legal & General Life Insurance?

You can pay for Legal & General Life Insurance like you would any other policy – this is usually via direct debit and set up when you take out your policy.

How much does Life Insurance from Legal & General cost?

Legal & General Life Insurance can vary in cost and is based upon personalised factors such as:

  • Your age
  • Your health
  • Your lifestyle choices
  • Whether you’re a smoker
  • The length and amount of cover

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4.5 star Google rating
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5 star Smart Money People rating

We're the UK's #1 Life Insurance Broker, as voted for by real customers

Providing first-class service is something we’re extremely proud of. We’re fortunate that our customers have recognised this and have voted for us in these excellent awards.

Insurance Choice Awards - Best Protection Insurance Broker
Insurance Choice Awards - Best Overall Insurance Broker
Insurance Choice Awards - Treating Customers Fairly Champion