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10 Ways to Make Your Agency a Top 10 Best Place to Work

By Jim Meehan | September 30, 2014

Out of several thousand companies, our agency, 1847Financial, was named the 10th best place to work in Pennsylvania last year.

Why Millennials Need Life Insurance Now, Not Later

By Penn Mutual | September 23, 2014

I hate reading stories like this recent one on CNN Money: Grieving parents hit with $200,000 in student loans. A 27-year old woman died suddenly of liver failure, leaving her devastated parents to cover the student loans they had co-signed for her. She had no life insurance.

Life Insurance and the Role it Plays in the American Economy

By Thomas Harris | September 16, 2014

You may or may not be excited to learn that September is National Life Insurance Awareness Month. At least, until you realize that the life insurance industry somehow touches or enriches the lives of roughly two out of every three Americans.

Reflections on Military Service: The Return to Civilian Life

By Sheri Rhoades | September 11, 2014

Penn Mutual’s sponsorship of a recent 9/11 Heroes Run in support of the Travis Manion Foundation reminded me of my own transition from military to civilian life.

Life Insurance and Millennials: What the Industry Can Learn From a Day at Facebook

By Eileen C. McDonnell | September 8, 2014

Only three life insurance company CEOs took Facebook up on the offer to get an inside perspective of how Facebook became America’s 21st largest corporation.

Five Things You Didn’t Know Life Insurance Could Do

By Raymond Caucci | September 2, 2014

When most people think of life insurance, they focus on the death benefits of life insurance, and don’t even know that a permanent policy can provide so much more.