Coverage and Rates to Meet Your Needs – Get a Life Insurance Quote

State Farm® can help you find coverage that's right for you and your loved ones, including permanent life insurance and Living Benefits that you can use in your lifetime. Our life planning videos and calculator can help you understand your options and figure out how much and what kind is right for you before getting your life insurance quote.

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Learn About Life Insurance

What is life insurance? What are Living Benefits? Watch and learn all the ways life insurance from State Farm can help you protect what matters most–now and in the years to come.

How much life insurance do you need?

There's so much to protect around you, and most importantly your loved ones. It's easy to calculate your life insurance needs with State Farm Life Illustrated® calculator.

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Coverages at a Glance

Whether you're looking for the affordability of term insurance, the lifelong protection and cash value of permanent insurance, or a combination of both, we have options to fit your needs and budget. Decide which coverage is right for you before getting a life insurance quote.

Term Life Whole Life Universal Life
Advantages Simple, affordable coverage for a period of time Lifetime coverage with access to cash value Flexible coverage flexible premiums
What It's Used For Appropriate for short-term coverage needs Life insurance for life-long needs Permanent protection and flexibility
Guaranteed Death Benefit Yes
Provided premiums are paid as required
Yes
Guaranteed for the life of the policy provided premiums are paid as required
Cash Value Available only for Return of Premium
Yes
Cash value growth is tax-deferred
Yes
Cash value growth is tax-deferred
Lifetime Level Premiums
Yes
Guaranteed for the life of the policy
Lifetime Coverage1
Yes
Guaranteed for the insured's lifetime, provided premiums are paid as required
Yes
It is possible coverage will expire when either no premiums are paid following the initial minimum premium or subsequent premiums are insufficient to continue coverage1
Flexible Premiums1 Yes
Available for the insured's lifetime1
Dividends2 Yes
Eligible to earn dividends; however, dividends are not guaranteed2
Available
Term Life Policies:

Whole Life Policies:

Universal Life Policies:

Disclosures

1 With Universal Life it is possible coverage will expire when either no premiums are paid following the initial minimum premium or subsequent premiums are insufficient to continue coverage.

2 Whole Life policies are eligible to earn dividends; however, dividends are not guaranteed.

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