Category Archives: Insurance

Companion Life Lands on National List for 7th Straight Year

Columbia, S.C. – For the seventh consecutive year, Companion Life, a leading provider of life, dental, disability, accident and specialty insurance, was named to the Ward's 50® list of top-performing life-health insurance companies. Cincinnati-based Ward Group, a provider of benchmarking and best-practices services to the insurance industry, is an independent external organization that annually analyzes the…
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Fortune Names Aflac to 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials List

COLUMBUS, Ga., July 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leader in voluntary insurance sales at the worksite in the United States, announced today that the company has been named one of the 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials by Fortune Magazine. This is the third year that Fortune has published this list and the third time that Aflac has held…
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New Colonial Life report encourages bigger view of employee benefits

Research shows employers can create stronger benefits plans by avoiding health care reform distraction COLUMBIA, S.C. (June 26, 2017) — Employers can create more competitive and cost-effective benefits programs by taking a broader view and avoiding the distractions of health care reform legislation, according to a new white paper released today by Colonial Life. “Big-Picture Benefits” uses…
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Summer “trips” lead to accident claims

Sprains and dislocations top the list of Colonial Life accident insurance claims COLUMBIA, S.C. (June 19, 2017) — Baseball games, the beach and the backyard: June’s warm weather brings more opportunities for outdoor activities. But it’s also a prime season for accidental injuries. Whether it’s an ill-timed slide into second base or lost footing on…
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New Colonial Life accident plan helps provide financial safety net

Employers and employees can choose optional benefits to personalize protection COLUMBIA, S.C. (April 24, 2017) — America’s employers can offer their workers new customizable accident protection from Colonial Life that helps protect their financial well-being. Accident insurance pays benefits to help with the costs of an unexpected injury, such as a fracture, dislocation, cut or…
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Aflac Named Company of the Year for Corporate Social Responsibility

COLUMBUS, Ga., April 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leader in voluntary insurance sales at the worksite in the United States, was honored by PR News Magazine as the 2017 Company of the Year at the PR News CSR Awards held in Washington, D.C., on March 22. The company received the award in the "Corporation,…
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Colonial Life names top customer service employees

48 employees selected for the company’s elite Aspire program COLUMBIA, S.C. (April 17, 2017) — Forty-eight Colonial Life and Unum employees in Columbia have been recognized by the company for superior customer service. The group selected for the company’s prestigious Aspire program was chosen from more than 1,200 employees in Columbia and nationwide field offices…
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PURE Insurance Earns Spot on Fortune’s 40 Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance for Second Consecutive Year

The PURE Group of Insurance Companies, which includes Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE), the policyholder-owned property and casualty insurer designed for high net worth individuals and families, today announced that it has once again been named one of the 40 Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance by Fortune and Great Place to Work®. This…
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Aflac’s Innovative New Group Accident Plan Offers Customized Lifestyle Protection

COLUMBUS, Ga., March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing that not every case is one-size-fits-all, Aflac, the leader in voluntary insurance sales at the worksite in the United States, today announced the launch of its new Group Accident plan with innovative benefits, higher payout amounts and lower premium rates. The new insurance offering allows brokers to provide…
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PGBA Earns Best-in-Class Customer Service Certification

Florence, S.C. - PGBA, LLC has earned a Center of Excellence certification, one of the most prestigious achievements in the customer service and support industry, by BenchmarkPortal. Contact centers achieve the distinction based on best-practice metrics drawn from the world’s largest database of objective and quantitative data that is audited and validated by researchers. “This…
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