Canadian Financial, Real Estate and Mortgage Glossary

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Accelerated Death Benefit

Acronyms &
Notes:More commonly referred to as a Accelerated Death Benefit Rider (ADBR).
Tags: insurance, life insurance

Definition of accelerated death benefit (ADB)

accelerated death benefit (ADB)
1. An option found in some insurance policies that allows the policyholder to request to receive benefits before they would normally be available. An accelerated benefit option can be used by terminally ill patients to receive a portion of the benefits from their life insurance policy in advance of their death.

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