Don't accuse New England Life Insurance of a regional bias. The company, which operates as New England Financial, provides insurance and financial planning products and services throughout the US. Targeted to small and midsized business owners and wealthy individuals, New England's products and services include life, long-term care, and disability income insurance. Its New England Securities subsidiary offers estate, retirement and financial planning products in the form of annuities and mutual funds. New England also provides business planning services and employer-sponsored benefits to its business-owner clients. The company, a subsidiary of MetLife since 1996, traces its origins back to 1835.
Boston-based New England Life operates out of 43 New England Financial offices located throughout the US. The company also sells its products and services through contracts with independent general agencies. Customers can also purchase MetLife branded property/casualty insurance for home and autos through the New England Financial agencies.. – less