March 18, 2008 11:41 ET

Allstate Insurance Companies Renew Qualification in IMSA, Ethical Standards Organization

BETHESDA, MD--(Marketwire - March 18, 2008) - Four Allstate Companies have qualified to renew their membership in the Insurance Marketplace Standards Association (IMSA), the premier standards-setting organization for the life insurance marketplace.

IMSA President & CEO Brian Atchinson congratulated the following Allstate companies -- representing the sale of individual life insurance and annuities -- for completing the rigorous, independent review of their marketing, sales and compliance practices required every three years to qualify for renewed IMSA membership:

--  American Heritage Life Insurance Co., Jacksonville, FL;
--  Allstate Life Insurance Co., Northbrook, IL;
--  Allstate Life Insurance Co. of New York, Farmingville, NY and;
--  Lincoln Benefit Life Insurance Co., Lincoln, NE.

"IMSA qualification is a tangible demonstration of a company's ongoing commitment to high standards of ethical business practices and fair and honest service to customers," Atchinson said. "We applaud these companies for their dedication to exemplary business practices."

IMSA is the premier standards-setting organization for the life insurance, annuity and long-term care insurance marketplace for individually sold products. Qualified companies commit to maintaining high ethical standards and to being fair, honest, and open in the way they advertise, sell and service their products. For more information and a list of IMSA-qualified companies, visit

Contact Information

  • For information, contact:
    Jennifer Kalita