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Average Life Span After HIV Diagnosis

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Life Insurance after HIV Diagnosis

I purchased a Life insurance policy in November of 2004 and found out about my HIV infection in January of 2005. If I were to die of an HIV related illness, will my beneficiaries be denied the payment of the policy?
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

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You don't have to worry about this. Since your liffe insurance coverage was in place prior to you learning of your HIV status, it is valid and the death benefit will be there for your beneficiaries. An insurance company would only deny the benefit... Read more »

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l have recently had a hiv test done only to be told by a friend that, even if negative this still... Read more »

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I'm on EFV/3TC/D4T and undetectable. I'm buying a business and the bank me to take out a life... Read more »
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