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American Family Life Insurance Company in Ward Group’s Top 50 for twelfth consecutive year


Ward Group designation affirms financial strength and stability.

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 twelfth 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.

"Our life insurance customers put their faith in us to be there when they need us most," said Rich Steffen, AFLIC president. “The Top 50 designation from Ward’s Group means we're able to keep our promises to protect what matters most to our customers, now and in the future."

American Family Insurance also recently received other strong financial ratings, including an ‘A’ from A.M. Best and ‘A+’ from Fitch

American Family Life Insurance Company is one of only eight 2019 Ward’s 50 Top Performing life/health companies to be named to the Ward’s list for the last 12 years.

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About American Family Insurance
Madison, Wisconsin-based American Family Insurance group is the nation's 13th-largest property/casualty insurance group and ranks No. 306 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. Affiliate Main Street America sells insurance products through independent agents. Web; Facebook; Twitter