Transamerica named Affinion Group’s primary direct mail partner

BALTIMORE, MD (October 25, 2013) — Transamerica announced today that it was named a “partner‐of‐ choice” by Affinion Group, for insurance solutions to financial institutions. As one of Affinion’s primary direct mail partners, Transamerica companies will underwrite a large percentage of the insurance business Affinion has throughout the United States.

“This is a partnership many months in the making,” Todd Schubert, Senior Vice President for the Financial Solutions Group unit of Transamerica, said. “Our two organizations have years of experience marketing insurance, and we believe our combined expertise will be good for customers and financial institution partners.” Both organizations hold customer value and overall customer experience in the highest regard.

About Transamerica
The Transamerica companies offer a wide array of innovative financial services and products with a common purpose: to help individuals, families, and businesses build, protect and preserve their hard-earned assets. With more than a century of experience, Transamerica has built a reputation on solid management, sound decisions and consumer confidence. Transamerica insurance carriers underwriting the Affinion business include: Transamerica Life Insurance Company, Monumental Life Insurance Company and Transamerica Financial Life Insurance Company in New York. For more information, visit

About Affinion Group
As a global leader with 40 years of experience, Affinion Group enhances the value of its partners’ customer relationships by developing and marketing loyalty solutions. Leveraging its expertise in customer engagement, product development and targeted marketing, Affinion provides programs in subscription-based lifestyle services, personal protection, insurance and other areas to help generate increased customer loyalty and significant incremental revenue for more than 5,740 marketing partners worldwide, including many of the largest and most respected companies in financial services, retail, travel, and Internet commerce. Based in Stamford, Conn., the Company has approximately 4,300 employees and has marketing capabilities in 19 countries globally. Affinion holds the prestigious ISO 27001 certification for the highest information security practices, is PCI compliant and Cybertrust certified. For more information, visit

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