Prudential Financial recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for fifth consecutive year

Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) has been named a 2019 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere® Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. This is the fifth consecutive year that Prudential has received this recognition, which is awarded to organizations that demonstrate a culture of ethics and … Continue reading Prudential Financial recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for fifth consecutive year

$400,000 Guardian Grant to Dental Lifeline Network Will Provide Critical Dental Care

It’s widely known that many Americans without dental coverage suffer from seriously-neglected diseases. For those with disabilities or who are elderly or medically fragile, not seeing a dentist due to cost or lack of coverage has serious and often life-threatening implications. To help meet the needs of this vulnerable group, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of … Continue reading $400,000 Guardian Grant to Dental Lifeline Network Will Provide Critical Dental Care

Insurance Careers Month: Consider a Career in the Life Insurance Industry

Michigan’s economy has grown significantly in recent years and companies are hiring more talent as a result. Growth in the insurance industry has made Michigan and Mid-Michigan an “insurance hub”, with even more growth forecasted in the coming years. February is Careers in Insurance Month, a great time to look into pursuing a career in … Continue reading Insurance Careers Month: Consider a Career in the Life Insurance Industry

Farm Bureau Employees Donate Record $14,525 to Greater Lansing Food Bank

The Michigan Farm Bureau Family of Companies presented an organization record $14,525 check to the Greater Lansing Food Bank on January 22, 2019. The donation was made possible by employees who, each year, have the opportunity to make a  contribution to the food bank in lieu of receiving a holiday ham from the organization. This … Continue reading Farm Bureau Employees Donate Record $14,525 to Greater Lansing Food Bank

John Hancock announces Grace Period for Customers Impacted by the Partial Government Shutdown

The management and staff of John Hancock would like to express our support for the many hundreds of thousands of federal employees being affected by the ongoing partial government shutdown. We understand that this action is causing hardship and making it more difficult for policyholders to make regularly scheduled premium payments. At the same time, … Continue reading John Hancock announces Grace Period for Customers Impacted by the Partial Government Shutdown

Michael Falcon named Chief Executive Officer of Jackson National Life

Jackson National Life Insurance Company announced today announced that Chief Executive Officer Barry Stowe will be retiring as of Dec. 31, 2018. Michael Falcon, who has been serving as chief executive officer of Asia Pacific for J.P. Morgan Asset Management since 2015, has been named his successor, subject to regulatory approval. Falcon will assume his … Continue reading Michael Falcon named Chief Executive Officer of Jackson National Life

LIAM celebrates Life Insurance Awareness Month

Feature above, Sherry Martin, VP PHS, Life & P/C, Farm Bureau Insurance interviews with Fox 47 News to kick off September Life Insurance Awareness Month.  LIAM was active in Life Insurance Awareness Month with a campaign focussed on consumers.  LIAM was featured in a Facebook Live video and and Op-Ed in the Lansing State Journal … Continue reading LIAM celebrates Life Insurance Awareness Month

New Alliance forms to Promote Annuities

By Financial Advisor--KAREN DEMASTERS A group of 24 of the largest financial services organizations has come together to create a new organization, the Alliance for Lifetime Income, to  educate the public and advisors about the advantages of lifetime income products like annuities, the nonprofit organization announced Thursday. The organization, based in Washington, D.C., has a website … Continue reading New Alliance forms to Promote Annuities