Definition of 'policyholder'
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They keep paying the premiums until the policyholder dies and then collect the insured sum. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The heirs of the policyholder who died received the face value but no dividends. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)The buyer profits by banking the full payout when the policyholder dies. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Many policyholders have died while ministers have dragged their feet. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Death bonds are derived from bundles of life insurance policies and pay investors when a policyholder dies. Times, Sunday Times (2013)All insurance policyholders who pay by monthly direct debit must have a credit agreement. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The bad news for endowment policyholders just keeps coming. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Whether those policyholders should receive compensation from the taxpayer is less clear. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But reasons policyholders will lose money three times over if they choose to save for their funeral in this way. Times, Sunday Times (2011)These policies are designed to cover monthly repayments should the policyholder lose their job or be unable to work through illness. The Sun (2006)The vast majority of its 12 million general insurance policyholders are companies. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She said that 87 per cent of eligible policyholders had received a payment. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It plans to write to with-profits policyholders next month with details of how their plans will be enhanced. Times, Sunday Times (2014)How will with-profits policyholders be affected? Times, Sunday Times (2009)WHEN you are an endowment policyholder, good news is relative. Times, Sunday Times (2008)MILLIONS of with-profits policyholders will be reviewing their investments with the announcement of disappointing bonus payouts from insurance giants. Times, Sunday Times (2013)TIME is running out for thousands of endowment policyholders who have only a few weeks to make a mis-selling complaint. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Better still is that it has doubled the 12.5 per cent enhancement that policyholders receive at present when their plan matures or they cash it in early. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Insurers keep their average payouts to with-profits policyholders in line with the fund's average investment returns over the long term. Times, Sunday Times (2006)More than 30,000 policyholders have died since the insurer hit trouble eight years ago and 15 of them pass away each day. Times, Sunday Times (2008)For example, if policyholders die off more quickly than expected, income flowing into the company will drop faster than predicted. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Credit insurance pays the policyholder for goods or services it provides if the buyer, such as a retailer, cannot make the payment. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Some investors may object to the idea that, for their funds to perform well, they have to hope that the policyholders die sooner than expected. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'policyholder'
British English: policyholder NOUN
A policyholder is a person who has an insurance policy with an insurance company.
The first 10 per cent of legal fees will be paid by the policy-holder.
Definition of policyholder from the Collins English Dictionary
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