Knights of Columbus Insurance
MEET YOUR COUNCIL
RONALD R SANDOVAL SR
650 SIERRA MADRE VILLA AVE STE 102
PASADENA CA 91107-2141
Since our founding in 1882, the primary mission of the Knights of Columbus has been to protect families from the financial ruin caused by the death of the breadwinner.
In the beginning, Venerable Father Michael J. McGivney and his fellow Knights “passed the hat” to benefit widows and orphans.
From that humble start, the Order has grown to include top-rated life insurance, long-term care insurance and retirement products. With more than $92 billion of insurance in force and a full-time field force of more than 1,400 serving our members and their families, we are proudly fulfilling Fr. McGivney’s vision.
The best way to learn about our products is by arranging a visit with a local field agent. Your agent can custom design an insurance program to meet your current needs, help you plan for the future or simply explain the many fraternal benefits that come with membership. To contact the agent in your area, use our convenient Find An Agent feature.
Why Choose Us?
We are strong
The Knights of Columbus is a fraternal benefit society that is strong, secure and stable. Members can be confident that we’ll be here when you need us. We’ve been successfully protecting families since 1882, and our outlook remains bright.
Don’t just take our word for it. There is no more highly rated insurer in North America than the Knights of Columbus. A.M. Best has bestowed on us their highest rating (A++, Superior) for 37 consecutive years.
Remember, in 2012, the Knights of Columbus gave more than $155 million to Catholic and other charitable causes. In these uncertain times, find comfort in an organization that leads the way in doing good for others while doing good for our own.
We are secure
Since 1882, we have been committed to protecting the financial futures of our Knights and their families. We do this by paying claims and dividends to our insured members. In 2012, we paid well over $487 million in death claims and other benefits, and more than $349 million in dividends to our policyholders. Even more impressive is the fact that in the past decade, the Knights of Columbus paid more than $3.4 billion in dividends to insured members.
We are stable
Prudent leadership and management has led to the rapid growth of our assets, providing an adequate foundation for our member’s protection, and securing our obligations to our insured and their beneficiaries. Also, because we are a fraternal benefit society, we have no stockholders. Our owners are our members and we return our good fortune in the form of dividends to our policyholders.
OUR PRODUCTS & SERVICES
AFFORDABLE PROTECTION FOR
The Knights of Columbus offers a complete portfolio of top-quality products to our members and their eligible family members.
Permanent Life Insurance -
Insure Your Life for Life
Term Life Insurance –
Affordable Protection for Temporary Needs
Retirement Annuities -
Give Yourself a Paycheck for the Rest of Your Life. Guaranteed.
Long-Term Care Insurance -
Protect Your Assets. Prepare for the Future.
Disability Income Insurance –
Shield Your Income from Illness and Injury
VALUABLE ASSISTANCE AND PROGRAMS
FOR CATHOLIC FAMILIES
In addition to our line of products, the Knights of Columbus provides extensive services
to members and their families:
Our agents are there for members and their families to help them in the aftermath
of the loss of a loved one.
In addition to our products, the Knights of Columbus offers Family Fraternal Benefits that can help our members facing unique needs.
Many of these benefits are unique to the Knights of Columbus and some are free.
These benefits include guaranteed life insurance benefits for uninsurable children; death benefits available for stillborn or miscarried children; orphan benefits; and
member/spouse accidental death benefits.
A Comprehensive, Complimentary
The Knights of Columbus provides members complimentary insurance and retirement needs analysis through their local field agents.
Our agents – who are also brother Knights – use “Profiles & Forecaster,” a proven industry analytical tool that helps our members identify their risks and goals.
The Knights of Columbus Personal Planning Workbook is a no-cost tool available exclusively through your Knights of Columbus field agent.
The 34-page book is a comprehensive planning guide that will enable you to record personal information, identify personal wishes, and supplement legal documents.
Securing their Future with Term Insurance from the Knights of Columbus
No matter where you are in life, you want to ensure that your family will always be provided for.
Knights of Columbus Term Life Insurance is intended to give you needed protection for a specific period of time. Coverage options include:
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