September 21, 2001
The following press release includes information about content, features, products, partnerships or other company news pertaining to QuickQuote Financial, Inc. or the QuickQuote.com Web site as of the date of the press release. Such information may or may not be currently applicable to QuickQuote Financial, Inc. or the QuickQuote.com Web site.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Reno, NV - QuickQuote.com, recently named "Forbes Favorite" life insurance Web site, has developed the Internet's first multimedia library for consumers wanting to learn more about insurance products and the insurance application process.
"In our ongoing commitment to educate consumers about insurance, we've developed a library of online 'watch and listen' presentations on such subjects as 'the underwriting process,' 'how insurance premiums are calculated,' and on specific insurance product descriptions," said QuickQuote President Daniel P. Wager.
The Media Library, located within QuickQuote's Resource Center at www.quickquote.com/media-center.html, offers the consumer a selection of 11 Media Presentations in their choice of "text only," "audio only," or "full media" formats. (The full media version includes Flash animation.) The topics include Final Expense Insurance, Health Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Annuities and Term Life Insurance among others. The Library also contains archives of online and audio seminars held for the public earlier this year featuring national experts on such topics as "The Truth About Life Insurance" and "How Life Insurance Can Help you Plan for Your Family's Future."
"We know insurance products are extremely complex," Wager added. "Education is our mission and these presentations make each topic easy to comprehend."
In addition to the Forbes acknowledgment, QuickQuote.com, has been rated #1 by SmartMoney for "Customer Service" and Website Resources" as well as one of the Top 5 Insurance Websites by Gomez Advisors. The site offers instant, online quotes or purchasing for term life insurance, individual health insurance, fixed annuities, travel health insurance, international health insurance and universal life as well as an auto insurance center and a mortgage center.
QuickQuote Financial Inc., and its parent company, QuickQuote Systems, Inc., are part of the international financial services institution, ING Group, of Dutch origin, which is active in the fields of banking, insurance and asset management in more than 65 countries.