(800) 562-2139 www.greyhouse.com IMPORTANT FINANCIAL LITERACY TOOLS-IN PRINT & ONLINE 29 “Offers lucid analyses, basing qualitative assessments on various factors, including risky investment holdings, premiums paid out, and long-term fiscal responsibility… Highly recommended for public libraries.” –Library Journal Weiss Ratings Guide to Health Insurers Weiss Ratings Guide to Life & Annuity Insurers Weiss Ratings Guide to Property & Casualty Insurers EDITION Weiss Ratings Guide to Health Insurers is the first and only source to cover the financial stability of the nation’s health care system, rating the financial strength of more than 1,200 health insurance providers, including Medicare supplement and long- term care insurers, 500 health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and all of the Blue Cross/Blue Shield plans. Updated quarterly to provide readers with the latest information, this edition includes: • Index of Companies – easy-to-use letter-grade rating of every health insurer, their state of domicile, total assets & premiums, health premiums, capital & surplus, and risk-adjusted capital during a recession • Analysis of Largest Companies – expanded data, graphs and analysis of the largest health insurers • Weiss Recommended Companies – a compilation of insurers with a rating of B+ or higher • Available in print and online database formats Using these independent, unbiased ratings, users can make sure that they are working with a company that they can trust. This resource is a must for insurance brokers, and will be a well-used addition to the reference collection of all public libraries. “The value in this guide is that it interprets the data and develops ratios and indexes that the reader must compare to norms. This resource is highly recommended for insurance collections in special libraries, medium and large public libraries, and medium and large academic libraries.” –ARBA “Weiss has an excellent reputation and this title is held by hundreds of libraries. This guide is recommended for public and academic libraries.” –ARBA Weiss Ratings Guide to Life & Annuity Insurers provides independent, unbiased ratings on the financial strength of 1,000 life and annuity insurers, including companies providing life insurance, annuities, guaranteed investment contracts (GICs) and other pension products. Updated quarterly to provide readers with the latest information, this edition includes: • Index of Companies – provides letter-grade ratings, assets, capital and surplus, risk-adjusted capital ratios, 5-year profitability, stability index and factors, net premiums, mortgage information, and more • Analysis of Largest Companies – provides added detail, graphs and charts, with letter-grade ratings, major rating factors, contact information, historical data and more • Recommended Companies – by state, to make it easy to pick the best companies to work with • Rating Upgrades & Downgrades – makes easy work of tracking a particular insurer • Available in print and online database formats A life insurance policy or annuity is only as secure as the insurance company issuing it. This guide is perfect for those who are considering the purchase of a life insurance policy, placing money in an annuity, or advising clients about insurance and annuities, and will be a valued resource for public libraries of all sizes. By utilizing the financial strength ratings in Weiss Ratings Guide to Property & Casualty Insurers,users can make sure that they are choosing a company that will be there when they need them.Updated quarterly to provide readers with the latest information,this edition includes: • Index of Companies – covers all insurers and provides their letter-grade rating, total assets, profitability & liquidity indexes, risk adjusted capital ratios for moderate and severe recessions, and much more • Analysis of Largest Companies – with expanded graphs, charts and analysis, including data on major rating factors, principal business, contact information, historical data, income trends and more • Recommended Companies – with a rating of B+ or higher, arranged by type of business and by state • Available in print and online database formats By utilizing the financial strength ratings in Weiss Ratings Guide to Property & Casualty Insurers, users can make sure that they are choosing a company who will be there when they need them. This important resource will prove useful to insurance brokers along with the reference collections of all public libraries. EDITION EDITION 2018 Editions | Quarterly Editions in Winter, Spring, Summer & Fall | 500 pages | Softcover 4 Quarterly Editions $549 | Single Edition $279 Available in print and as a subscription online at FinancialRatingsSeries.com 2018 Editions | Quarterly Editions in Winter, Spring, Summer & Fall | 500 pages | Softcover 4 Quarterly Editions $549 | Single Edition $279 | Available in print and as a subscription online at FinancialRatingsSeries.com 2018 Editions | Quarterly Editions in Winter, Spring, Summer & Fall | 500 pages | Softcover 4 Quarterly Editions $549 | Single Edition $279 | Available in print and as a subscription online at FinancialRatingsSeries.com