What is a Policy Reverse Mortgage?
The Policy Reverse Mortgage Programme ("PRMP") is operated by HKMC Insurance Limited ("HKMCI"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited ("HKMC"), for people who are aged 55 or above to apply for policy reverse mortgage loans that enables borrowers to use their life insurance policy as collateral to borrow from a lender.
Key features and benefits
Flexible payment term
Give you a choice of receiving monthly payouts in 10, 15, 20 years or throughout your entire life until the maturity of your life insurance policy
Allow you to borrow lump-sum payouts for specific purposes
Two options of mortgage plans
Choose either floating or fixed mortgage plan to suit your financial needs
No repayment during your lifetime
No need to repay the outstanding loan amount you owe to your lender during your lifetime, unless the policy reverse mortgage loan is terminated under certain specified circumstances
No penalty for early full repayment
Fully repay your outstanding loan amount and redeem your life insurance policy at any time without penalty
Six-month cooling-off period
Able to get a refund or waiver of all mortgage insurance premiums if you terminate the policy reverse mortgage loan within the first 6 months
Life Insurance Plans
The above information is for reference only and not to be used as a basis of decision making. Your decision should be based on your actual situation or needs.
The PRMP is operated by the HKMCI. Customers must meet all the eligibility requirements set out by the HKMCI before applying for a policy reverse mortgage loan under the PRMP. All mortgages under the PRMP are subject to relevant terms and conditions. Please contact HKMCI for details.
The information listed above does not constitute professional advice, recommendation, offer or persuasion to any person to make any decision (either investment or other decision). Prudential cannot provide you with any advice on the Policy Reverse Mortgage Programme. You should seek independent advice from relevant experts before making any decision regarding the theme mentioned in the above information. Prudential makes no representation as to the accuracy of the above information and shall not be held liable for any use or interpretation of the above information by a third party.
During the sales process, this information above should be read in conjunction with the relevant product brochure. For full terms and conditions, and risk disclosures of the relevant insurance plan, please refer to the relevant product brochure and policy document and read carefully. Prudential will be happy to provide a specimen of the policy document upon your request.
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