Family Heritage Life History

Family Heritage Life Insurance Company of America has a truly American story. The Company was built the old-fashioned way, through hard work and an unwavering belief in people. From one small office in Ohio to a sales force that extends across the country, Family Heritage Life has become one of the industry's leading providers of supplemental health and life insurance products.

To learn more about FHL's history and exciting corporate milestones, please explore our timeline below:

2010s

November 2014

25th Anniversary

February 2014

Child Whole Life released

October 2013

Family Heritage Life Insurance reaches $500 million cumulative Net Annualized Premium

January 2013

Family Heritage Life Insurance Company welcomes Queen Street America to our family

November 2012

Family Heritage Life Insurance becomes a Torchmark Corporation Affiliate Company

June 2011

Winner of three Customer Service Awards

October 2010

Family Heritage Life Insurance enters into an agreement with HealthMarkets.

June 2010

Recognized as Best Customer Service Department by the American Business Awards

May 2010

Family Heritage Life Insurance celebrates more than 200,000 policies in force

April 2010

CancerCare Plus Series 5 released

February 2010

Family Heritage Life Insurance earns People's Choice Award for Customer Service by Stevie Awards

2000s

December 2009

Family Heritage Life Insurance celebrates 20 years of providing exceptional products to American families

June 2009

Reaches more than $300 million cumulative Net Annualized Premium

May 2008

InjurCare Plus released

December 2007

Receives Stevie Award for Sales Incentive Program of the Year

August 2007

Heritage Life Extra released

June 2006

Family Heritage Life Insurance was recognized as Best Corporate Social Responsibility Program by American Business Awards

September 2004

Assets surpass $200 million

February 2004

IndemniCare released

December 2003

Paid out more than $50 million in cumulative claims

May 2003

Family Heritage Life Insurance celebrates more than 100,000 policies in force

November 2002

Record average 221 producers in the field per week

February 2002

First ever $4 million total collection

May 2001

CardiaCare released

January 2000

Presents first Return of Premium payment

1990s

February 1999

Celebrates 10th anniversary with first ever million-dollar week

December 1998

Paid out more than $10 million in cumulative claims

March 1991

Reaches $5 million cumulative Net Annualized Premium

1989

November 1989

Family Heritage Life Insurance admitted to Ohio and posts first sale by Howard Lewis