In 2022, 54% of our Income Protection claims lasted less than 30 days

Bidvest Life offers greater flexibility around waiting periods than the market standard.
No matter how you earn a living, choose a life insurer that gives you claim certainty should you experience an injury or illness and are unable to work.

No strings. No obligations.

It’s lovely to meet you!

We’re so excited to announce that FMI is now officially Bidvest Life. Same people, same values, new brand. Still trusted to deliver exceptional insurance products and customer service with the associated expertise and professionalism you’ve come to expect – for life.


How we show up for you

Whether you’re a doctor, mom, spaza shop owner, side-hustle bread baker, student or anything in between, Bidvest Life shows up to protect your hopes, dreams and aspirations.

That’s why it’s so important to protect your salary before insuring anything else.

Income Protection

Income protection protects you against loss of salary due to unforeseen illness or injury.


Disability cover protects you, your family and business by paying a lump sum if you become permanently disabled.

Critical Illness Cover

Critical Illness Cover protects you and your family against common and serious injuries and illness, allowing you to focus on your recovery.


Life cover provides for your beneficiaries in the event of your passing so the life you had planned for them can continue.

Why Bidvest Life

When life happens, count Bidvest Life in. We show up to pay a monthly income or a once-off lump sum to you,
your family or your business when life’s mishaps happen. So, your story always carries on, even if you stumble and fall.

When life happens, we show up to protect you financially.


2022 Claim Statistics


of income protection claims were paid within 24 hours of being lodged.*


of income protection claims were paid within 10 business days of being lodged.*

1 in 5

Critical Illness Lump Sum claims were for conditions suffered by the Life Insured’s child.*

Choose the right cover for your needs and talk to your financial adviser today

*Bidvest Life 2022 Claims Report

Unsure or confused?

Discover the cover for your best life

No strings. No obligations.


How can we help?

Address1st Floor, Bidvest Life House, 2 Heleza Boulevard, Sibaya, 4320

Email: [email protected]

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Tel: 086 010 1119

Operating Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am – 4:30 pm