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UPDATED: Aug 20, 2020

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Company Details
Address: 1701 North Towanda Ave.
City: Bloomington
State: IL
ZIP Code: 61702-2000
Phone Number: 309-821-3000
AM Best Rating: A+
URL where was collected the AM Best Rating: http://www.countryfinancial.com/SiteController?url=/aboutCountry/whyChooseCountry/highlyRated
Lines of Insurance: auto, care, life, home
States Licensed To Sell Insurance In: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
Type of Insurance Company: Mutual
Top executive Contact: John D. Blackburn
Title of Top executive: CEO
Assets & Premiums: 2005 Assets: $6.94 Billion2005 Premiums: $558 MillionWeiss rating: Top 10 (ann., life, LTC)Ward Group rating: Top Performer (life, health)
Insurance subsidiaries:
  1. Country Mutual Insurance Co.
  2. Country Life Insurance Co.
Company Rating 2.03 (66 reviews)

Company Overview:


Company History: Founded 1925, recently joined with Cotton States Insurance Company to serve a larger constituency.
Principle Sales Methods: Dedicated and independent agents.

Life Annuity Business: Country Financial Services sells Life and Annuity policies through a wide network of agents throughout the U.S.
Auto Business: Country Financial Services sells Auto policies through a wide network of agents throughout the U.S.
Homeowners Business: Country Financial Services sells Homeowner policies through a wide network of agents throughout the U.S.
Health Business: Country Financial Services sells Long Term Care policies through a wide network of agents throughout the U.S.
Special Business: Country Financial Services sells Business related policies through a wide network of agents throughout the U.S.