and affordable weekly rates as low as a gallon of milk.3
Companies choose to make Aflac policies available to increase benefits options without impacting their bottom line.
1 AHA Journals - Burden of Catastrophic Health Expenditures for Acute Myocardial Infarction and Stroke Among Uninsured in the United States. Published: Nov. 13, 2017. Accessed: May 1, 2023.
2 AFLAC LUMP SUM CRITICAL ILLNESS INSURANCE - B71000 SERIES
In Arkansas, Policies B71100AR & B7110HAR. In Oklahoma, Policies B71100OK & B7110HOK. In Oregon, Policies B71100OR & B7110HOR. In Pennsylvania, Policies B71100PA & B7110HPA. This is a brief product overview only. Coverage may not be available in all states including but not limited to: ID, NJ, NY & VA. Benefits and/or premiums may vary based on the state and benefit option selected. Riders are available for an additional premium. The policy has limitations, exclusions and pre-existing condition limitations that may affect benefits payable. The policy may contain a waiting period. Refer to the policy for benefit details, definitions, limitations and exclusions. For costs and complete details of the coverage, contact your Aflac insurance agent/producer.
Limitations & Exclusions for the residents of Arizona:
Aflac will not pay benefits for any Loss that is caused by a Preexisting Condition, unless it begins more than 12 months after the Effective Date of coverage. Benefits are payable for only one covered Loss at a time per Covered Person.
Aflac will not pay benefits for any Loss that is diagnosed or treated outside the territorial limits of the United States, its possessions, or the countries of Canada and Mexico.
Aflac will not pay benefits whenever coverage provided by the policy is in violation of any U.S. economic or trade sanctions. If the coverage violates U.S. economic or trade sanctions, such coverage shall be null and void.
For any benefit to be payable, the Onset Date of the Loss must occur on or after the Effective Date of coverage and while coverage is in force. If more than one Loss occurs on the same day, only the highest eligible benefit will be paid.
Aflac will not pay benefits whenever: (1) material facts or circumstances have been concealed or misrepresented in making a claim under the policy; or (2) fraud is committed or attempted in connection with any matter relating to the policy.
Aflac will not pay benefits for Loss due to (1) any bacterial, viral, or microorganism infection or infestation or any condition resulting from insect, arachnid, or other arthropod bites or stings; or (2) an error, mishap, or malpractice during medical, diagnostic, or surgical treatment or procedure.
The policy does not cover Loss caused by or resulting from:
PRE-EXISTING CONDITION LIMITATIONS A “Pre-existing Condition” is an illness, disease, infection, disorder, or Injury for which, within the 12-month period before the Effective Date of coverage, prescription medication was taken or medical testing, medical advice, consultation, or treatment was recommended or received, or for which symptoms existed that would ordinarily cause a prudent person to seek diagnosis, care, or treatment. Benefits for a Loss that is caused by a Pre-existing Condition will not be covered unless the Onset Date is more than 12 months after the Effective Date of coverage.
3 Assumes the average cost of a gallon of conventional whole milk is $4.31**. Comparison is based on the average weekly premium for Nebraska Direct Premium rates for industry Class A, Aflac Lump Sum Critical Illness Insurance Series B71000 - Initial Diagnosis Benefit amount: $10,000 - Option 1 - Non Tobacco; Individual aged 18-24. Premiums may vary by coverage type, account, state of issue, and the election of additional/optional benefits.
**Source: United States Dept. of Agriculture, April 2023. https://www.ams.usda.gov/sites/default/files/media/RetailMilkPrices.pdf.