Continental General is quite the interesting Medicare supplement insurance company. It operates as a subsidiary of Continental General Corporation, which operates as a subsidiary of Ceres Group, Inc., which operates as a subsidiary of Great American Financial Resources, Inc. All of these various companies offer life, health, and annuity products to interested customers.
Are you looking for a Medigap policy? A Medicare Advantage plan? Part D prescription coverage? Or are you still undecided? Regardless, this is what you can expect from Continental General:
|Medicare Supplement Plans||YES|
|Medicare Advantage Plans||NO|
|Medicare Part D Drug Plans||NO|
All major purchases, including a Medicare supplement policy, deserve a little comparison shopping. We’ve compiled data on national average rates for typical supplements across the country. It should give you a good idea about whether Continental General is giving you a fair quote or not.
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||Request Info|
|$116*||$0||$0||100% Covered||100% Covered||100% Covered||Request Info|
|Plan G||$105*||$0||$147||100% Covered||100% Covered||100% Covered||Request Info|
|Plan B||$104*||$0||$147||Not Covered||Not Covered||Not Covered||Request Info|
|Plan N||$70*||$0||$147||Not Covered||100% Covered||100% Covered||Request Info|
|Plan D||$97*||$0||$147||Not Covered||100% Covered||100% Covered||Request Info|
|Plan A||$69*||$1||$147||Not Covered||Not Covered||Not Covered||Request Info|
|Plan L||$76*||$304||$147||Not Covered||75% Covered||Not Covered||Request Info|
|Plan K||$45*||$608||$147||Not Covered||50% Covered||Not Covered||Request Info|
|Plan M||$97*||$608||$147||Not Covered||100% Covered||100% Covered||Request Info|
Below are Continental’s financial strength ratings from three of the top ratings institutions in the country. When a company has a strong financial rating, it is a good sign that they are a stable company and worthy of your business.
|A.M. Best Rating||B++|
|Standard & Poor’s Rating||No Rating|
|Moody’s Rating||No Rating|
*Ratings as of 2/17/15
Continental General seems to be at the center of a nesting doll of subsidiary health, life, and annuity insurance companies. Their corporate website offers little information to potential clients, other than how to contact them for a free quote. Despite the mysterious nature of the company, they have earned a B++ financial strength rating from A.M. Best, which is considered “Good”.
Telephone Number: 866-459-4272
To speak with a person:
Customer Service: (Address & phone can be found on Medicare.gov Medigap search)
Continental General Insurance Company
8901 Indian Hills Drive
Omaha, NE 68114
Customers looking to get a rate quote, or learn more about plans have 2 options:
Mon-Fri, 8am-8pm EST