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IMPORTANT: Lincoln Restricts Issue Age to 70 for MoneyGuard | Implements Premium Limits for VUL

Published on August 10, 2020


Lincoln Implements Maximum Issue Age of 70 to all Lincoln MoneyGuard Solutions

Effective August 10, 2020, Lincoln will implement issue age adjustments to the Lincoln MoneyGuard solutions suite. All products will have a maximum issue age of 70. Lincoln will allow a two-day transition window to accommodate applications currently in progress. On or after August 11, 2020, no new applications will be accepted for clients ages 71 and up. This change supersedes any guidelines previously published in marketing or reference material.

The current Lincoln MoneyGuard solutions suite is made up of the following offerings, all of which are impacted by the issue age adjustment noted above:

  • MoneyGuard® III (2020) – 06/15/20
  • MoneyGuard® II (2020) – 06/15/20
  • MoneyGuard® II NY – 06/15/20 

Lincoln Implements Maximum First-Year Premium Limit of $500,000 for VUL Products

Effective August 10, 2020, Lincoln will implement a maximum first-year premium limit of $500,000 for Lincoln VULONE (2019) and Lincoln SVULONE (2019). The limit applies to total first-year premium, including 1035s and lump sums. All funding patterns, ages and underwriting classes are subject to this limit. All states will automatically be subject to the limit at rollout. Lincoln will allow a two-day transition window to accommodate sales applications currently in process.




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