Coast Life began business in 1906 in San Francisco where it is
still headquartered today making it the oldest life insurance company
based in the city. West
Coast Life is a pioneer in the insurance industry being the first
American life insurance company in Hawaii, the Philippines, and China.
In 1915 West Coast Life merged with San Francisco Life
Insurance Company and in the company was acquired by Protective Life
Insurance Company. As of
1998 West Coast Life had life insurance in force of $6.4 billion and
assets of over $1 billion.
Best – A+ (Superior)
– AA (Very High)
– A1 (Good)
Standard & Poor’s – AA (Very Strong)
WHAT IS LIFE INSURANCE?
Life insurance is an agreement by an insurance company to pay a
specified sum when someone dies. The agreement is a contract between
the insured person and the insurance company that provides the
insurance. If the insured dies while the life insurance policy is in
force, then the life insurance company pays the death benefit
according to the beneficiary designations that the insured has
IS LIFE INSURANCE NECESSARY?
Life insurance is necessary for peace of mind. It provides the guarantees that your family will be taken care of financially in your absence. Life insurance lets those who depend upon you know that even if you are taken prematurely by an un-foreseen death, you have taken care to provide financial support for your dependents who count on you. Since term life insurance premiums are so affordable it is now a simple matter to protect your families most important asset.... You.
TERM LIFE INSURANCE VS. CASH-VALUE LIFE INSURANCE
Current competition among life insurance companies has dramatically lowered life insurance premiums. A term life insurance policy offering $250,000 worth of life insurance protection that cost $600 a year, just seven years ago, would have an annual term life insurance premium of about $275 today. When we say we can save you 25 - 60% on your term life insurance premiums it is not just marketing hype.