How do I file a claim?

There are three (3) ways to file a claim.


1. Call the MetLife Claims Center at 1-855-700-8001 from 7:00 am – 10:00 pm CT, Monday – Friday
2. File a claim online at mybenefits.metlife.com/MyBenefits
3. File a Paper Claim by downloading a form from mybenefits.metlife.com. Send your completed claim form to the MetLife Claim’s office address and or fax number below:

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
PO Box 14590
Lexington, KY 40512
Fax: 1-800-230-9531


Whether you file by phone, online or by paper, you can track the status of your claim online or through MetLife’s “My Benefits” site, or via the MetLife US App. Simply search for "MetLife" on iTunes® App Store or Google Play to download the app.

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