The Standard, a common company name short for the Standard Insurance Company, is a corporation operating in the business of both risk coverage insurance and financial advice and management services. The company is headquartered in Oregon and operates nationally, selling to 8.5 million policyholders in 49 states as well as the District of Columbia. The overall organization employs 30,000 people who work every day to provide support and processing of the millions of policies in the company's portfolio.
The life insurance branch of the company operates with an ""A"" rating and has been functioning since 1928. The same insurance wing brings in approximately $2.1 billion in revenue annually and manages portfolio assets of $14.5 billion.
Operating through two companies, Standard Insurance Company and the Standard Insurance Company of New York, the Standard represents one of the older names in the industry of corporate insurance.
The Standard was first establish in 1906 and reached a centennial mark in 2006. Before you commit to Standard Insurance, or any company for that matter, make sure to get free online quotes and compare your options. You can use RateZip.com's free search engine for just this purpose.