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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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Homesteaders Life Company Named Among Top 15 Workplaces in Iowa

September 26, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company, a national leader in preneed funeral funding, has been named among the top 15 workplaces in Iowa. This is the fifth consecutive year Homesteaders has been named a Top Iowa Workplace.

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Homesteaders Launches Finding Resilience Facebook Page

September 23, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, IA – Homesteaders Life Company has expanded its popular Finding Resilience burnout prevention program to include a Facebook page for funeral professionals seeking to prevent career burnout and compassion fatigue. The page features practical tips, expanded content and exclusive videos produced in collaboration with Dr. Jason Troyer, PhD CT. 

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Doug Farrell Named New Homesteaders Account Executive

September 12, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company VP-Field Sales Dan Lodermeier is pleased to announce that Doug Farrell has joined Homesteaders’ industry-leading team of account executives. Farrell has worked in the life insurance industry for the majority of his career, and has spent the last five years serving funeral homes, agents and policy owners as a member of the Homesteaders customer service team.  

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Jill Lazar Named New Homesteaders Account Executive

August 06, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company VP-Field Sales Dan Lodermeier is pleased to announce that Jill Lazar has joined Homesteaders’ industry-leading team of account executives. Lazar is a licensed funeral director and certified preplanning consultant with 20 years of funeral service experience.

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Homesteaders Releases New eCheck Payment Option

June 17, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company has announced the release of a new electronic check (eCheck) payment option for policy owners. The new feature is available for premium payments on multi-pay policies and early pay-ups, adding to an already robust suite of payment options.

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A.M. Best Company Affirms Homesteaders' Financial Strength

May 09, 2019 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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Homesteaders Introduces Two New Products

April 23, 2019 by Homesteaders Life Company

West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders Life Company Executive VP-Sales and Marketing Lyndon Peterson announced today the release of two new products – Assurance Elite® and Assurance Connect®.  The new offerings round out the company’s already robust portfolio by providing a high agent compensation and low premium payment option.

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