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Company Details
Address: 4215 Highway 146
City: Grinnell
State: IA
ZIP Code: 50112-0790
Phone Number: 800-362-2041
AM Best Rating: A
URL where was collected the AM Best Rating: https://www.gmrc.com/default.aspx
Lines of Insurance: auto, home
States Licensed To Sell Insurance In: IL, IN, IA, MN, MO, NE, ND, OH, OK, PA, SD, WI
Type of Insurance Company: Mutual
Top executive Contact: Larry Jansen
Title of Top executive: President/CEO
Assets & Premiums: 2013: Premiums: $78.322 million Assets: $858.609 million
Insurance subsidiaries:
  1. Grinnell Select Insurance
Company Rating 2.14 (37 reviews)

Company Overview:


Company History: The Iowa Farmers Mutual Insurance Association was founded in 1909. The company began to expand into other states in 1930 and entered into the auto insurance business. In 1963, the company changed its name to Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company. Now Grinnell is the largest primary reinsurer of mutual farm companies in North America and the 123rd largest property-casualty insurer in the US. Grinnell Mutual employs over 700 people.
Principle Sales Methods: Independent agents and Internet

Auto Business: Ginnell Mutual offers standard auto, elite driver, and sport vehicle insurance.
Homeowners Business: Grinnell Mutual sells Homeowners, Renters and Mobile home coverages, along with a variety of equipment breakdown coverages.

Special Business: Grinnell Mutual sells a spectrum of Commercial policies, including Business and Farm Owners insurance and Reinsurance in the Midwest.