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American Family Life Insurance Company (AFLIC) named to Ward Group’s Top 50 list for tenth year in a row

Ward Group designation affirms AFLIC’s financial strength and stability


AFLIC recognized again by Ward Group as one of the nation's top 50 performing life/health insurance companies.

American Family Life Insurance Company (AFLIC) has been recognized by Ward Group as one of the nation's top 50 performing life/health insurance companies for the tenth straight year.

Ward Group is a consulting firm that helps insurance companies optimize performance and improve profitability by providing operational and compensation benchmarking and best-practices.

Each year, Ward Group analyzes the financial performance of more than 700 life/health insurance companies domiciled in the United States and identifies the top performers. Each Ward’s 50 company has passed all safety and consistency screens and achieved superior performance over the five years analyzed.

When a company is selected as a top performer, they have met several criteria, including financial stability, revenue growth, capital/surplus, net income and financial returns.

American Family Life Insurance Company is one of eight 2017 Ward’s 50 Top Performing life/health companies to be named to the Ward’s list for 10 or more consecutive years.

“Our customers depend on us for financial strength and stability to honor life insurance claims today and into the future,” said Todd Fancher, AFLIC president. “The Top 50 designation from Ward’s Group, as well as other strong financial ratings, such as ‘A’ from A.M. Best and ‘A+’ from Fitch, demonstrate we’ll be here to provide that security to customers and their families, at a time when they may need it most. It also recognizes the dedication of our Life Company employees, as well as agents and agent-staff, who work hard every day to protect and restore dreams.”


About American Family Insurance
Madison, Wisconsin-based American Family Insurance group, celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2017, is the nation's 13th-largest property/casualty insurance group and ranks No. 315 on the Fortune 500 list. The company sells American Family-brand products, including auto, homeowners, life, business and farm/ranch insurance, primarily through its exclusive agents in 19 states. American Family affiliates (The General and Homesite) also provide options for consumers who want to manage their insurance matters directly over the Internet or by phone. Web:; Facebook:; Twitter: