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Your financial stability is our priority.

Achieving your financial goals starts by partnering with a North American agent that understands and values your priorities. You need a company that can provide specific solutions to help you feel confident about your financial goals. For over 100 years, we have helped people secure their future and protect their loved ones.



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Strength that stands the test of time.

Since 1886, North American has been helping people protect their loved ones and financial futures. We’ve faced historic hardships, from the Great Depression to the Great Recession of 2008. Through it all, we have grown and continued to maintain our strong partnerships.

As of December 31, 2019, we have 395,939 life insurance and 220,859 annuity policies in force.1 In 2019 alone, we paid over $593 million in death claims on life insurance policies.1

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Financial stability that makes the grade.

We’ve been honoring our commitments to our customers for over a century, and have earned strong ratings from the top rating agencies. You can feel confident that North American will be around to deliver on our promise to you and your loved ones when you need it most.

Our values guide us.

As part of an ESOP-owned company, our employees work hard to deliver a positive customer experience. With a high-performing culture like no other, we put our core values at the heart of every business decision and customer interaction.

We treat our employees like family because we believe that happy employees deliver the best results—and it shows. In fact, as part of Sammons® Financial Group, we ranked in the top five on Glassdoor’s 2020 Best Places to Work list. Making that list is based directly on employee reviews and ratings, so it’s a real reflection of the value we place on our culture.


Focused on the future

“The people I work with are committed to what they’re doing. I work with people who are not only hard workers, but work the right way. We get to share in the success of the company, both in the short-term and the long-term.”

Jeremy Bill,
Vice President
Financial Management and
Digital Distribution


Supporting our communities

“We really care about the communities where we live and work. We have tons of community involvement opportunities for our employees. We also have the great benefit of volunteer time off, where employees can volunteer and not have to take time off to do it.”

Vanessa Van Vark,
Senior Human
Resources Specialist


Committed to career growth

“Our culture has given me the opportunity to interact with many different areas of the business, both internally and externally. This has allowed me to take on leadership roles with confidence.”

Cheryl Ziegler,
Compliance Team Advisor

Building stronger communities.

Just like our commitment to you and your loved ones, we are deeply dedicated to investing in the communities we call home. A strong spirit of volunteerism guides us, along with making significant financial contributions to the organizations we support. In 2019, we gifted $3.5 million in support of our communities.5

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A.M. Best is a large third-party independent reporting and rating company that rates an insurance company on the basis of the company’s financial strength, operating performance and ability to meet its obligations to policyholders. A+ is the second highest rating out of 15 categories and was affirmed for North American Company for Life and Health as part of Sammons Financial Group on August 19, 2020. For the latest rating, access

S&P Global Ratings awarded its “A+” (Strong) rating for insurer financial strength on February 26, 2009 and affirmed on May 14, 2020 to North American Company for Life and Health, as part of Sammons Financial Group. The “A+” (Strong) rating is the fifth highest out of 22 available ratings.

North American has been a BBB Accredited Business since 09/24/2018. The BBB has determined that North American Company for Life and Health Insurance meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints.

Fitch Ratings, a global leader in financial information services and credit ratings, on May 1, 2020, assigned an Insurer Financial Strength rating of A+ Stable for North American. This rating is the fifth-highest of 19 possible rating categories. The rating reflects the organization’s strong business profile, low financial leverage, very strong statutory capitalization and strong operating profitability supported by strong investment performance. For more information, read the Fitch Ratings report.

* As of 5-18-21