AM Best Affirms Homesteaders’ Financial Strength Rating

AM Best Company, a global rating agency focused on the insurance industry, has announced the affirmation of Homesteaders Life Company’s financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) with a stable outlook. “Homesteaders remains dedicated to providing our policy owners and funeral home customers peace of mind with a consistently strong financial…

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Homesteaders Introduces a New Podcast for Funeral Professionals

Homesteaders Life Company has launched Calling Hours, a podcast for funeral professionals hosted by Danielle Burmeister, the company's vice president of marketing and communications (pictured at top). The podcast will feature candid conversations with leading voices in the end-of-life space. “There are so many inspiring conversations happening in funeral service…

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Homesteaders Life Company Names Chief Operating Officer

Steve Shaffer, president, CEO and board chair at Homesteaders Life Company, has announced that Nick Gerhart has been appointed the company’s chief operating officer. In his new role, Gerhart will direct Homesteaders’ long-term strategic growth and innovation. “In his four years as Homesteaders’ EVP-Chief Innovation Officer, Nick developed a deep…

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Homesteaders Recognizes Outstanding Account Executives

Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, held its sales recognition ceremony last month in Las Vegas, Nevada. The annual event, which is an almost 30-year-old tradition, celebrates the exceptional service of its industry-leading team of account executives. Angela Clough (pictured at the top of this article)…

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