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Florida Health Insurance Terms:
Define: "Collateral Assignment"

The pledge of a life insurance policy or its value as security for the repayment of a loan. The assignee receives rights that are superior to the rights of the original policy owner and beneficiary, to the extent of the obligation owed to the assignee.

Also: The transfer of benefits or payments under a life or property insurance policy to a creditor as part of the security for a loan. The creditor has a right only to the portion of the policy's proceeds equal to the creditor's remaining interest or value in the loan.

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