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A.M. Best Company Affirms Homesteaders' Financial Strength

May 04, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — A.M. 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.

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eFuneral Expands Core Offering to Facilitate Agent-Driven Online Sales

April 28, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

Des Moines, Iowa — Luke Frieberg, President of eFuneral, announced the expansion of the company’s core value offering to include an agent-driven online sales tool. eFuneral Agent leverages the power of the eFuneral online sales engine, while bringing agents into the process to facilitate remote preneed sales.

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Homesteaders Pledges $100,000 to Funeral Service Foundation Covid-19 Crisis Response Fund

April 06, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding,
is joining the recently-announced fundraising effort by the Funeral Service Foundation to provide
much-needed emergency assistance and grief support to funeral providers and families impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Brent Thomas Joins Homesteaders Training & Development Team

March 12, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company Executive VP-Sales and Marketing Lyndon Peterson is pleased to announce that Brent Thomas has joined the nation’s leading preneed company as Assistant Director-Field Training and Development.

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6th Annual Certificate in Strategic Business Management Course to be Hosted at The Citadel

February 13, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, is collaborating with Drake University to offer the sixth annual Certificate in Strategic Business Management course for funeral professionals. The class will take place at The Citadel in Charleston, SC, June 15-17, 2020.

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Homesteaders Recognizes Account Executives for Outstanding Achievement

February 04, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, held its annual sales meeting and recognition banquet last week in San Antonio, Texas. During the event, the company recognized account executives for providing exceptional service and delivering results for their funeral home customers.

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Paul Reukauf Named New Homesteaders Account Executive

January 23, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company VP-Field Sales Dan Lodermeier is pleased to announce that Paul Reukauf has joined Homesteaders’ industry-leading team of account executives. Reukauf will serve customers in Virginia.

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2019 Homesteaders Heroes Program Honors Outstanding Employees

December 13, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, recently announced the winners of its annual Homesteaders Heroes program. The peer-nominated awards recognize employees who demonstrate Homesteaders’ mission and make an impact on the success of both the company and its funeral home customers.

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Homesteaders and eFuneral to Sponsor 2019 NFDA International Convention & Expo

October 17, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company and eFuneral are proud to sponsor keynote addresses from world-renowned marketer Seth Godin and U.S. Army Veteran and documentary filmmaker Ethan Morse at this year’s National Funeral Directors Association International Convention & Expo in Chicago, October 27-30.

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Terri Bordenkircher Named Homesteaders Regional Director

October 08, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company Vice President of Field Sales Dan Lodermeier announced today that Terri Bordenkircher has been named Regional Director. Terri, who has worked the last six years serving as an Account Executive, will lead the East Region.

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