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Is it Time To Convert To A ROTH IRA?

June 25th, 2013 // 4:41 pm @

Do you know you don’t pay income tax on any earnings on a Roth IRA when they’re withdrawn if the Roth IRA has been in force for five years and you are 59 1/2 or older? Talk to your Horace Mann representative to see if now may be the time for you to consider converting […]

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Want a great interest rate?

June 25th, 2013 // 4:08 pm @

If you’re interested in a retirement annuity, we have a special limited time offer for you.promotional interest rate bonus on new Expandingfixed annuity contracts issued on a tax-qualified basis between June 1 and Aug. 31, 2013. Tax qualified3.00%5.06% return in the first year on a single premium paid at issue of the contract. Horace Mann […]

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The Horace Mann Companies on Forbes Top 100 Trustworthy Companies in America

May 1st, 2013 // 6:02 pm @

PR Newswire – Monday, April 29, 2013 SPRINGFIELD, Ill., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Forbes Magazine has named Horace Mann Educators one of America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies.  “We are pleased to be selected as one of Forbes Top 100 Most Trustworthy Companies for 2012,” says Peter Heckman, President and CEO of The Horace Mann Companies. […]

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Flood Coverage is very necessary

May 14th, 2012 // 1:39 pm @

Unfortunately, floods can be a frequent and expensive part of life. Causes include rivers overflowing, levees breaking, large snowfalls melting and intense rainfalls in short time periods. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), floods cost an average of $3.7 billion annually from 1988 to 1997. Many people are not aware that basic home […]

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10 Things to do to Prepare for Hurricane Season

May 14th, 2012 // 9:20 am @

1- Check your Insurance policy and make sure you have a copy of the current years policy.   2- Make sure your policy does not exclude wind.  If it does you need a separate “wind only” policy.  This is most common in areas within 1 mile to the Gulf, Ocean, or Bay.   3- Understand how […]

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