Digi Customers Can Now Purchase Dengue Insurance With Digi Plans
Author Avatar

 

Digi Customers Can Now Purchase Dengue Insurance With Digi Plans

Digi has partnered with Gibraltar BSN Life Bhd to launch Dengue Cover+, a life insurance plan that covers both dengue and the Zika virus. Dengue Cover+ is offered exclusively to Digi postpaid and prepaid Malaysian customers within the age range 18 to 45.

Customers can sign up via Digi’s EasyAdd service, a subscription marketplace by Digi. Start by picking a package online, filling up a policy form, and wait for the approval from the insurance underwriter. Interestingly, applicants do not need to undergo any medical examinations. Similar to other insurance policies, Dengue Cover+ offers different coverage at different price points based on these tiers: Platinum at RM20/month or RM220/year, Gold at RM10/month or RM110/year, and Silver RM5/month or RM55/year. Other separate plans can as low as RM0.15 a day.

The plans provide compensation for Total Permanent Disability (TPD), additional accidental death and TPD benefits, additional death benefit due to severe dengue or Zika virus infection, and up to 10 days of Hospital Cash Benefit for dengue fever or Zika virus infection. After signing up for the insurance package, subscribers can then manage their subscriptions via EasyAdd. Premiums will be directly debited to their Digi account.

“Our partnership with Gibraltar BSN allows us to connect our customers who matter most, by offering hassle-free digital insurance solutions and keeping them protected with up-to-date health alerts,” Digi Chief Marketing Officer Loh Keh Jiat said.

“By applying through their phones, Digi subscribers can easily supplement their existing life insurance coverage with Dengue Cover+ at affordable premium rates. We are pleased that our collaboration with Digi allows us to protect wider demographic groups and narrow the protection gap as we continue to launch simple, affordable, and relevant products to Digi users,” Gibraltar BSN President and CEO Rangam Bir added.

(Source: The Star, Digital News Asia)

 

0 0 votes
Article Rating

SHARE

Comments (0)

Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Top Insurance Articles
Post Image
The First Cancer Rider Offering Treatment Allowance & Hospice Care In Malaysia By Takaful IKHLAS
Katrina Balan Quiroz
- 1st July 2021
Around the world, Malaysia included, cancer has remained as one of the leading causes of death. Last year, […]
Post Image
Government and Private Hospitals in Malaysia: How Much Do They Really Cost?
The RinggitPlus Team
- 2nd January 2018
We keep hearing that government hospitals are cheaper than the private ones, but what’s the price difference really like? Keep reading to find out!
Post Image
Introducing FWD Takaful
The RinggitPlus Team
- 17th September 2019
Forget what you thought you already knew about Takaful – and find out what new perspectives FWD Takaful has to introduce.
Post Image
The Ultimate Guide to Buying Your First Insurance Plan
Desiree Nair
- 20th March 2017
Having problems buying your first insurance policy? We’ll set you straight on the know-hows of buying the most suitable insurance policy to suit your needs.

Related articles

Related Posts Image
Related Posts Image
Related Posts Image
Related Posts Image