SOURCE: SelectQuote


January 13, 2010 14:59 ET

SelectQuote Adds Transamerica Life Insurance Company to Its Roster of Leading Life Insurance Carriers

SelectQuote Offers Life Insurance Quotes and Policies From More Than a Dozen Insurance Carriers

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - January 13, 2010) - SelectQuote ( announced today that the company has signed Transamerica Life Insurance Company (TLIC) to the roster of leading life insurance carriers that the company represents. SelectQuote is the nation's number one term life insurance sales agency, offering consumers quotes and comparisons from more than a dozen of the country's most highly-rated insurance carriers.

"We're proud to add Transamerica to our roster -- and to offer their products to the tens of thousands of consumers who turn to SelectQuote for life insurance quotes and policies," said Charan Singh, Chief Executive Officer of SelectQuote. "Transamerica is one of the premier names in the insurance industry, with more than 100 years of experience and one of the top ratings by A.M. Best, the insurance-rating and information agency."

With more than a century of experience, TLIC offers an array of innovative financial services and products designed to help individuals, families, and businesses build, protect, and preserve their assets. TLIC is an AEGON company. AEGON is an international life insurance, pension and investment group based in The Hague, the Netherlands, with businesses in over twenty markets in the Americas, Europe and Asia. TLIC is rated "A" (Excellent) by A.M. Best for financial strength as of December, 2009. "A" is the third highest of 16 ratings awarded by A.M. Best, a leading independent analyst that evaluates insurance companies' financial strength and ability to meet obligations to policyholders.

As the number one term life insurance sales agency, SelectQuote offers consumers quotes and comparisons from more than a dozen of the country's leading insurance carriers. Every month almost one million Americans consider and purchase a new life insurance policy -- and tens of thousands of those consumers turn to SelectQuote to help them find the right policy at the best value.

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