United Bankers is another name for Bankers Life and Casualty Company. They have been in the business of providing retirement products for seniors since the late 1800’s. Their portfolio includes annuities, long-term care, life, Medicare supplement insurance, and their United Bankers Medicare Plans.

Affiliated Brand Names

  • United Bankers
  • Bankers Life and Casualty Company
  • Bankers Conseco Life Insurance Company (New York)
  • Colonial Penn

Company Highlights

  • Founded in 1879 in Chicago, IL
  • More than 5,000 agents working out of 275 offices nationwide
  • Manages over $14.5 billion in assets as of 2012
  • Paid out only $1.3 billion for 8.5 million claims in 2012

United Bankers Medicare Plans Offered

For the most part, Bankers Life specializes in Medigap (Medicare supplement insurance) policies. However, they also connect members to Medicare Advantage and Part D prescription drug coverage providers as an added service to their clients.

Medicare Supplement Plans YES
Medicare Advantage Plans YES*
Medicare Part D Drug Plans YES*

*These coverages are offered through non-affiliated carriers

United Bankers Premium Comparison

Do you have any idea whether or not a Bankers Life policy is competitively priced? Well, we’ve gathered some data on the subject and presented it for you in the graph below. Take a look and see how their prices compare with the national average. And whenever you’re ready to get your own personal quote, our agents will be happy to help.
This Table Represents National Average Costs of Medicare Supplement Plans

Plan Type Starting From Part A Deductible Part B Deductible Excess Nursing Travel
Plan C $118* $0 $0 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan F $116* $0 $0 100% Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan G $105* $0 $233 100% Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan B $104* $0 $233 Not Covered Not Covered Not Covered
Plan N $70* $0 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan D $97* $0 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered
Plan A $69* $1,556 $233 Not Covered Not Covered Not Covered
Plan L $76* $389 $233 Not Covered 75% Covered Not Covered
Plan K $45* $778 $233 Not Covered 50% Covered Not Covered
Plan M $97* $778 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered

Financial Strength Ratings

Banker’s Life has been in the industry for quite a while. With so much experience, it’s no wonder they have high financial strength ratings from all three of the major ratings agencies in the United States. Take a look at their standing in the chart below:

A.M. Best Rating B++
Standard & Poor’s Rating BBB+
Moody’s Rating Baa2

*Ratings as of 2/17/15

United Bankers Review

Bankers Life has a long history of expertise in the insurance industry, especially when it comes to seniors and retired persons. If you are looking for a company with decades of experience in Medicare supplement policies, as well as other senior-based financial service products, give us a call. We can help you learn more about Bankers Life Medigap policies.

  • Market Experience
  • Fast Claims Processing
  • Strong Financial Reserves
  • Competitive Rates
  • Customer Satisfaction

How To File A Claim With United Bankers

Telephone Number: (800) 773-4760

To speak with a person:

  1. Press 1 for policy holders
  2. Enter your policy number when prompted, followed by the # sign

Company Contact Information

Customer Service:

(800) 621-3724

Mailing Address:

Administrative office, Bankers Life

111 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 2100

Chicago, IL 60601

How To Get A Rate Quote

customers looking to get a rate quote, or learn more about United Bankers Medicare Plans have 2 options:

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by Lindsay Malzone, Lindsay Malzone is the Medicare expert for Medigap.com. She's been contributing to many well-known publications as an industry expert since 2017. Her passion is educating Medicare beneficiaries on all their supplemental Medicare options so they can make an informed decision on their healthcare coverage.