Chantilly, VA., August 2 – Intersections Inc. (NASDAQ: INTX), a leading provider of consumer and corporate identity theft risk management services known as IDENTITY GUARD®, which have helped protect more than 47 million consumers over the last 20 years, announced a new partnership with American National – Personal Lines to provide identity theft protection services to their homeowner clients. American National offers life insurance, annuities, property and casualty insurance for personal lines, agribusiness, targeted commercial exposures and other insurance related services to individuals, families and business owners.
Under this new partnership, Identity Guard joins American National in the battle against the rising threat of identity theft and fraud. Victims of identity-based fraud can experience emotional stress, lost productivity, and significant financial loss. Now, however, American National clients will be eligible to receive Identity Guard’s comprehensive identity theft solutions to help protect themselves against identity theft and misuse, as well as Lost Wallet Protection and Victim Recovery Assistance.
“We are honored to be working with American National to serve consumers and provide innovative identity theft protection services that can help provide peace of mind,” said Johannes Roets, President, Identity Guard. “Identity fraud is an issue that touches the lives of many Americans and by partnering with us, American National is making a clear statement about their commitment to security and protection for their members.”
“Providing our clients with valuable coverage and service is always our top priority. We researched the identity and privacy market to find a strong partner. Identity Guard can offer tools for our clients to protect their personal and private information, and we believe it is important to help our clients access this essential protection,” said John McCaskill – Vice President, Personal Lines Underwriting, American National.
About Identity Guard:
Identity Guard is a proactive identity and credit monitoring service that delivers premium solutions to help busy families and individuals take control over their personal and private information. Our services help educate and empower individuals to protect themselves from the growing threat of identity theft with premier identity protection and credit monitoring solutions. Identity Guard is provided by Intersections Inc. (NASDAQ:INTX), which, since 1996, has protected more than 47 million consumers. To learn more, visit www.identityguard.com.
Intersections Inc. (NASDAQ: INTX) provides innovative, information-based solutions that help consumers manage risks and make better informed life decisions. Under its IDENTITY GUARD® brand and other brands, the company helps consumers monitor, manage and protect against the risks associated with their identities and personal information. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, the company was founded in 1996. To learn more, visit www.intersections.com.
About American National:
American National Insurance Company (American National), headquartered in Galveston, Texas, was founded in 1905 and is licensed in all states except New York. American National and its subsidiaries offer a broad line of products and services, which include life insurance, annuities, health insurance, credit insurance, pension products and property and casualty insurance for personal lines, agribusiness and certain commercial exposures. American National companies operate in all 50 states.
American National established a dedicated property and casualty division in 1973 with American National Property And Casualty Company, Springfield, MO. This company serves 38 states not including New York. To better serve the unique insurance needs of the agricultural market, American National acquired the Farm Family group of insurance companies based in New York in 2001. For corporate and investor relations information, please visit American National’s website at www.americannational.com.