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Protect what matters

Help protect the ones you love with life insurance

You have some important decisions to make.

Here's what you need to know:

  • UK provides you with 1x your salary of employer-paid life insurance, and the opportunity to buy additional supplemental life insurance
  • Employees and dependents may enroll for supplemental coverage without answering any health questions within the first 31 days of becoming eligible
  • First, watch the video at right to learn how life insurance fits into your financial plan
  • Then, read on to learn about your UK life insurance plan 



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Do you know that:

1 in 4 people feel they don't have enough life insurance

LIMRA Life Insurance Barometer Study 2016

One third of Americans would be financially impacted by the loss of the primary wage earner in just one month.

LIMRA and LIFE Foundation, 2016 Insurance Barometer Study

8 in 10 overestimate the cost of term life insurance

LIMRA Insurance Barometer Study 2016

Your life insurance plan

Make sure your family is taken care of — just in case


Video: Your plan details – in two minutes

Here's what you need to know about your life insurance plan:

  • As a newly-eligible employee you can elect up to 3x salary or $375,000, without filling out medical forms (known as Evidence of Insurability, or EOI)*
  • Newly-eligible spouses and Adult Sponsored Dependents may also be covered for up to $30,000 without EOI*
  • Children can be covered for up to $30,000. Coverage for children does not require EOI
  • Use the coverage calculator to determine how much coverage may be right for you

*See your benefits summary for details and maximums


Your policy is not just an insurance plan

Savings included with your Aetna plan

  • Gym memberships and fitness products
  • Eye exams, eyeglasses, and contact lenses
  • Name brand weight-loss programs  
  • Hearing exams, hearing aids, batteries and repairs
  • Millions of products and services with Lifemart® online

Included: Services for you and your beneficiaries

  • Guidance from Merrill Edge Financial Solutions Advisors
  • The Aetna Compassionate Care program
  • Online legal forms - basic and living wills, and more
  • Funeral support services

To learn more, click on the Aetna Life Essentials link at right

Questions? Call 859-257-9519; select option 3 for Customer Service

Now that you know what you need to make the best decisions, click the button below to enroll. 

Applying for coverage amounts above the Guaranteed Issue limits will require you submit evidence of insurability. Please contact Human Resources for information on the submission process.

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