National Life Insurance Company (National Life) was established in Montpelier, Vermont in 1848 and is licensed in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
From its very beginnings, National Life has been one of the innovators of life insurance in America, having introduced a number of improvements that are now regular features of policies sold by a number of insurers. Over the years, the company has made available a variety of new types of coverage and provided progressive improvements in underwriting and service practices.
Who They Are
National Life Group® is a diversified family of financial service companies that has successfully forged a strong identity as a product innovator offering personalized service. Companies in the group offer a comprehensive portfolio of life insurance, annuity and investment products to help individuals, families and businesses pursue their financial goals.
National Life Group®, a Fortune 1000 company, serves more than 700,000 customers. Members of National Life Group employ roughly 900 employees, with most located at its home office in Montpelier, Vermont. Group companies also maintain offices in Dallas, New York, San Francisco, and Philadelphia.
The Group is made up of its flagship company, National Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of the Southwest based in Dallas, Texas, and Sentinel InvestmentsSM, Equity Services, Inc. plus National Retirement Plan Advisors, all based in Montpelier.
National Life Values
National Life Group® is driven by one word: Commitment. Their commitment to integrity is the bedrock value on which the company was founded; their commitment to customers is their steadfast and primary responsibility, while their joint commitment to financial strength and profitable growth ensures we can deliver on our promises to our customers. National Life's commitment to their employees is without question: They understand their greatest asset is their people and they strive to be the company of choice for high quality employees.
National Life is committed to our environment: For decades they have been working to conserve and save the environment and in the past five years we have implemented an ambitious, multi-faceted project to turn their Montpelier headquarters into a green campus that now includes the largest solar electricity project in Vermont.
National Life believes that experience and hard work still matter. As financial institutions around the nation and the world foundered through the choppy waters that swirled about the markets in recent times, National Life Group® has steered ahead safely and confidently due to their seasoned perspective and the creativity and dedication of their employees.
For National Life's annual report, click here. For their 2012 results, click here.
• A (Excellent) by A.M. Best.
• A (Strong) by Standard & Poor's
• A2 (Good) by Moody's
Ratings are subject to change.
*Consolidated results of National Life Group companies, which include National Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of the Southwest, Equity Services, Inc., Sentinel InvestmentsSM, NLV Financial Corporation and National Retirement Plan Advisors.
Insurance In Force applies only to National Life Insurance Company and Life Insurance Company of the Southwest.
Sentinel InvestmentsSM is the unifying brand name for Sentinel Financial Services Co., Member FINRA/SIPC, Sentinel Asset Management, Inc., and Sentinel Administrative Services, Inc.
National Life Group® is a trade name for National Life Insurance Company, Montpelier, VT and its affiliates. Each company of National Life Group is solely responsible for its own financial condition and contractual obligations. Life Insurance Company of the Southwest, Dallas, TX, is not an authorized insurer in New York. Equity Services, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC, is a Broker/Dealer and Registered Investment Adviser affiliate of National Life Insurance Company, One National Life Drive, Montpelier, VT.
One National Life Drive, Montpelier, VT 05604
Telephone 802-229-3333 • www.nationalife.com TC47178(0309)