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Homesteaders Life Company

Homesteaders Life Company, a mutual company owned by its policy holders, is a national leader providing products and services to promote and support the funding of advance funeral planning and end-of-life expenses.

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Homesteaders Offers Free Finding Resilience Holiday Memorial Service Video

November 24, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company
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West Des Moines, IA– Homesteaders Life Company is offering a free video download to help funeral professionals host virtual holiday memorial services. The video, created by Dr. Jason Troyer, PhD CT, is called “Grieving During the Holidays,” and features a message of comfort for client families as well as practical strategies for coping with grief.

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Homesteaders Launches Homesteaders Solutions

October 20, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, has announced the launch of Homesteaders Solutions, a comprehensive system of marketing and operational support designed to help funeral professionals connect with consumers and enhance their long-lasting brand strength. The integrated services amplify the core Homesteaders value offering, supported by best-in-class solutions from eFuneral and The Domani Group.

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Jill Muenich Named President-Homesteaders Solutions Group

October 06, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company Executive VP-Sales & Marketing Lyndon Peterson announced today that Jill Muenich will head a new subsidiary, Homesteaders Solutions Group. Muenich joined Homesteaders as Vice President-Business Development in March of 2019 and has already made significant contributions to the company during her short tenure.  

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Homesteaders to Sponsor Keynote Address at Virtual NFDA Convention

October 01, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, is proud to sponsor the keynote address from bestselling author Simon Sinek at this year’s first-ever all-virtual National Funeral Directors International Convention & Expo, October 20-22.

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Homesteaders Life Company Named Top Workplace

September 14, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, has been named a Top Iowa Workplace for the sixth consecutive year.

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Nick Gerhart Appointed Executive VP-Chief Innovation Officer

July 16, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Steve Shaffer, Homesteaders Chairman, President and CEO, announced the appointment of Nick Gerhart as Executive VP-Chief Innovation Officer, effective August 3, 2020.

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Homesteaders and Dr. Jason Troyer Offer Free “Bouncing Back After COVID-19” Webinar

July 01, 2020 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, is joining Dr. Jason Troyer, PhD CT, to present “Bouncing Back After COVID-19: Strategies to Heal & Thrive in Life & Business.” This free webinar will take place on Friday, July 10, at 10 a.m. CT.

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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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