May 2012, Nectar card holders can get double points for 2 years and a £50 Sainsbury's voucher when they take out a new life insurance policy online until 9th July 2012.

Sainsbury's Life Insurance.

If you are looking for life insurance cover to provide financial protection for your family on your death Sainsbury's life insurance starts from £5 per month.

The online application is easy as you will need to decide on the amount of life insurance cover you are after, have your bank and GP's details available and if you are looking for a joint policy you will need your partners details too.

The life insurance is provided by Legal & General Life Insurance and until 09/07/2012 when you take out a plan online you will also receive a £50 Sainsbury's voucher if you provide details of your nectar card. The shopping voucher will typically be sent out to you once you have paid the first 3 months of premiums. This offer is only available to new Sainsbury's life insurance customers.

Cover duration of 2 – 40 years, up to the age of 70. You must be aged 18 - 68 on your next birthday.You can choose from level term life insurance which will give you a fixed level of cover over a fixed number of years or decreasing term insurance which is typically used to cover a mortgage as it provides cover in line with your mortgage outstanding repayments over a number of years.Terminal illness cover comes as standard on policies with a term over 2 years.

If required for an additional fee you can add critical illness cover which will cover you for specified critical illnesses and is specified to pay out a cash lump sum if you are eligible and you are diagnosed with one of the listed critical illnesses during the term of the policy.

Full terms and conditions can be found on the sainsbury's bank life insurance website.