Charlotte, NC asked in Insurance Defense for North Carolina

Q: I had a variable insurance policy lapsed due to the cost of insurance increase which I did not know.

I paid the premium as always they accepted and kept the payment and weeks later they told me the policy was in lapsed status. In order to get it reinstated I would have to pay 400.00. At the time I could not come up with that amount of money so they (Axa Financial) lapsed the policy.

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Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
  • Little Neck, NY

A: You could consult with a North Carolina attorney to review the policy and its terms and conditions for cancellation. However, it's possible that seeking coverage elsewhere could be more cost-effective and practical in terms of time and resources needed to look into the coverage lapse. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

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