Continental Life was operating as its own independent insurance company for over 50 years before it joined the Aetna family of healthcare companies. Continental Life currently underwrites a variety of different Medicare supplement plans for senior citizens who wish to avoid the potentially costly gaps which are not covered by Traditional Medicare.

Affiliated Brand Names

  • Continental Life
  • Continental Life Insurance Company
  • Aetna Life Insurance Company
  • Aetna Inc.
  • Aetna Health & Life Insurance Company

Company Highlights

  • More than 50 years of experience in the health insurance industry
  • Proud member of the Aetna provider network
  • Offers a variety of Medicare supplement products

Medicare Plans Offered

Based on our research, we can tell you that Continental Life has the following Medicare supplement financial products available in their portfolio:

Medicare Supplement Plans YES
Medicare Advantage Plans NO
Medicare Part D Drug Plans NO

Continental Life Premium Comparison

It’s important to compare your rates to others. If you don’t, how else will you know for sure that you are being offered a fair price? In the chart below, you can easily see how Continental Life compares to the national average. This data should give you some perspective.
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
Plan F
Most popular
$116* $0 $0 100% Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered Request Info
Plan G $105* $0 $233 100% Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered Request Info
Plan B $104* $0 $233 Not Covered Not Covered Not Covered Request Info
Plan N $70* $0 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered Request Info
Plan D $97* $0 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered Request Info
Plan A $69* $1,556 $233 Not Covered Not Covered Not Covered Request Info
Plan L $76* $389 $233 Not Covered 75% Covered Not Covered Request Info
Plan K $45* $778 $233 Not Covered 50% Covered Not Covered Request Info
Plan M $97* $778 $233 Not Covered 100% Covered 100% Covered Request Info

Financial Strength Ratings

Purchasing a Medicare supplement plan is the beginning of a relationship that will (hopefully) last many, many years. You want to be sure that the company in question will be around for the long haul. The best way to predict that is if they have a strong financial rating, as outlined in the chart below.

A.M. Best Rating No Rating
Standard & Poor’s Rating No Rating
Moody’s Rating No Rating

*Ratings as of 2/17/15

Continental Life Video

Continental Life Review

Continental Life has a long history of providing reliable, affordable insurance protection to all of their clients. The recent merge with Aetna only serves to help them reach out to more seniors who are in need of coverage. Core company values include a commitment to providing the best insurance coverage and customer service to their clients.

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

How To File A Claim With Continental Life

Since Continental Life is now operating as an affiliate underwriter of Aetna, contacting them is essentially the same process as contacting their new parent company.

Telephone Number: 1-800-264-4000

To speak with a person:

  1. Press 1 for policy holders
  2. Press 0 to talk to a live operator

Aetna also gives its members the option to log into their personal account via the Aetna website. From there, you can review your secure medical records, print important forms, manage your claims, and more.

Company Contact Information

Customer Service:

(888) 247-1028 8 AM – 8 PM Monday-Friday

Mailing Address:

Aetna Inc.

151 Farmington Avenue

Hartford, CT 06156

How To Get A Rate Quote

Customers looking to get a rate quote, or learn more about plans have 2 options:

by Lindsay Malzone, Lindsay Malzone is the Medicare expert for 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.