We are a more than 155-year-old mutual company serving the insurance and investment needs of more than three million clients. During our long history, we have protected our clients and paid life insurance dividends every year since 1872. In fact, while not guaranteed, we pay more than triple the ordinary life insurance dividends of our nearest competitor. We are the nation’s largest direct provider of individual life insurance — ranking 114 on the FORTUNE 500 with $202 billion in assets. When you're looking for help in managing your financial risk and achieving financial security, we are a strong company.