This calculates how much life insurance you may need to safeguard your family's future.
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The example column is based on a retired couple and is only a guide.
Note: The maximum Life cover available through Golden Life. is $50,000
A funeral grant is available through WINZ which contributes to funeral costs for families meeting their criteria. This grant is means tested and will not cover the entire cost of a funeral. ACC will contribute to the cost of a funeral if the death has been as the result of an accident.
This calculator is designed to estimate what lump sum amount your family may need on your death.
Availability of insurance cover is subject to acceptance and approval of a completed application.
This calculator does not constitute an offer of insurance.
Firstly there is the funeral director's fee, called a professional service fee. This fee includes:
This fee also covers premises, vehicles, staff salaries and the need to provide a 24 hour service. Other costs contributing to a funeral account are the costs associated with a burial (such as the purchasing of a plot) or a cremation.
Costs vary so we recommend you contact a local Funeral Director and ask for a quote for a service that meets your needs.