Hartford revamps products to address concerns. (Marketplace: Life/Health).
Hartford Life Insurance Co. has moved to allay al·lay
tr.v. al·layed, al·lay·ing, al·lays
1. To reduce the intensity of; relieve: allay back pains. See Synonyms at relieve.
2. customer concerns about both the bear market and common product design.
The Simsbury, Conn.-based insurer An individual or company who, through a contractual agreement, undertakes to compensate specified losses, liability, or damages incurred by another individual.
An insurer is frequently an insurance company and is also known as an underwriter. announced it would eliminate mortality-and-expense charges on four newly issued and in-force variable and variable universal life products after the 20th policy year. It also announced a new optional guarantee, Principal First, that would allow investors to get back, while alive, at least as much as they invested in a Hartford Life variable annuity Variable Annuity
An insurance contract in which, at the end of the accumulation stage, the insurance company guarantees a minimum payment. The remaining income payments can vary depending on the performance of the managed portfolio. contract as long as they adhered to certain restrictions.
A new optional feature on variable universal life insurance The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view of the subject.
Please [ improve this article] or discuss the issue on the talk page. policies guarantees death-benefit protection for up to a lifetime regardless of the performance of the investment options.