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UPDATED: Oct 30, 2020

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We offer Connecticut residents life insurance from several of the best CT life insurance companies. Life insurance is very similar from state-to-state, with a few exceptions, so expect your Connecticut life insurance rates to differ.

However, this guide should help you understand the differences in Connecticut life insurance as well as find resources in your state. We’ll also show you how to get the best life insurance in Connecticut.

Before we dive into this guide, find affordable Connecticut life insurance rates by clicking on our FREE quote tool above. Get started now.

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Connecticut Life Insurance Quotes

We offer Connecticut residents life insurance from several A-rated life insurance companies. Life insurance is very similar from state to state, with a few exceptions. This guide should help you understand the differences as well as find resources in your state.

Policy Cost – The premium (cost) you pay for your life insurance policy does not vary by state. It is the same regardless of which state you live in. Premiums are set by life insurance companies then approved by the State Insurance Department.

Company Availability – Not all companies are available in every state. For example, if a life insurance company has not filed its product or rates with your State Insurance Department, that company won’t be available in your state. Company availability changes often due to new filings.

Product Availability – There are instances where life insurance companies offer only specific products or riders in a state. For example, a company may offer a child insurance rider on their policy, but the feature may not be available in all states. These exclusions can be viewed by clicking on the life insurance companies in the list below.

Connecticut life insurance also offers residents a 20-day free look period, a 30-day grace period, a death benefit guarantee up to $300,000, and a timely payment of claims.

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Life Insurance Rates in Connecticut

To give you an idea of what Connecticut life insurance rates look like, you can check out the chart below to see what the top companies charge based on age, marital status, and gender for both smokers and non-smokers. 

Keep in mind that your Connecticut life insurance quotes may be different, especially depending on which type of Connecticut life insurance policy you choose.

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In this next chart, you can also see how many Connecticut life insurance companies there are in comparison to other Northeastern states.

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As you can see in the above chart, Connecticut is home to 26 life insurance companies that operate specifically in the state, which means plenty of Connecticut life insurance policy options. Get access to the best Connecticut life insurance with our free comparison tool on this page to save money.

Connecticut Guaranty Association

State guaranty associations are committed to protecting resident policyholders and beneficiaries in the event of an insurance company insolvency. The association is made up of all insurance companies licensed to sell life insurance, health insurance and annuities in the state. If an insurance company becomes insolvent (goes out of business), the association steps in to protect policyholders by continuing coverage and paying claims, up to defined limits.

In Connecticut, a life insurance policy is protected up to $500,000. This amount is the maximum benefit provided for any one life. In other words, multiple policies on any one person are limited to this amount.

Connecticut Life Insurance Contacts

Here is a list of all the necessary state contacts for residents with Connecticut life insurance claims and other related matters.

Guaranty Association

If you need information about a Connecticut life insurance or health insurance guaranty, contact the Connecticut Life & Health Insurance Guaranty Association at 1-860-647-1054 or visit the website.

Insurance Department

For the latest updates from the Connecticut Insurance Department, call 1-800-203-3447 or visit the website. The Connecticut Department of Insurance is where you can find information on a CT insurance commissioner service of process for a pending lawsuit or locate the Connecticut insurance code for reference.

You can also obtain up-to-date information on any agent or entity selling life insurance in the state via the Connecticut Department of Insurance license lookup or the Connecticut Department of Insurance company search.

Additionally, the current CT insurance license renewal process, CT life and health insurance exam requirements, and Connecticut insurance license information handbook are all accessible should you want to know what the state requires from life insurance providers.

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QuickQuote is licensed to sell life insurance in Connecticut under Agency License Number 001021245.

The licensed company principal is Tim Bain, Agent License Number 1060723.

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Connecticut Life Insurance Companies

American General Life Insurance Company

Banner Life Insurance Company

Fidelity Life Association

Haven Life / MassMutual

John Hancock Life Insurance Company

Lincoln National Life Insurance Company

Metlife Life Insurance Company

North American Company for Life & Health Insurance

Pacific Life & Annuity Company

Principal Life Insurance Company

Protective Life Insurance Company

Pruco Life Insurance Company (Prudential)

Sagicor Life Insurance Company

The Savings Bank Life Insurance Company of Massachusetts (SBLI)

Transamerica Life Insurance Company

United of Omaha Life Insurance Company

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