Since 1960, American Fidelity has built our business on a commitment to our customers, and we have strived for excellence and innovation in the financial and insurance industry. This foundation has allowed us to repeatedly earn recognition and accolades from industry and rating organizations.

Our proudest achievement is the rating of “A+” (Superior)1 by AM Best, a recognition we have earned since 1982. This award represents our commitment to reliability and stability. Considered one of the nation’s leading insurance company rating services, AM Best bases its ratings on an analysis of the financial condition and operating performance of a company.  

We are also passionate about creating a work environment conducive to growth and excellence. We believe a positive company culture directly affects our customer’s experience. 

Learn more about the awards and industry recognition American Fidelity has earned below.

AM Best

One of the nation’s leading insurance company rating services, AM Best conducts a strict review process for financial stability every year. They base ratings on an analysis of the financial condition and operating performance. Since 1982, we have earned an “A+” (Superior)1 from the AM Best. Areas reviewed include: Competency of Underwriting, Control of Expenses, Adequacy of Reserves, Soundness of Investments and Capital Sufficiency.

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Ward's 50

Ward’s 50

American Fidelity has been named on the 2023 list of Ward's 50© top performing life-health insurance companies. The honor recognizes the 50 companies that have achieved outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency and performance over the past five years.2

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Great Place to Work

American Fidelity is a certified Great Place to Work for All by the consulting company Great Place to Work.3 

Fortune magazine/Great Place to Work lists that recognize American Fidelity include: 

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Computerworld's Best Places to Work in IT

American Fidelity is ranked number 19 among mid-sized companies on Foundry's Computerworld 2024 Best Places to Work in IT.4

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Companies that Care

PEOPLE magazine and Great Place to Work selected American Fidelity as one of their 2021 Companies that Care.

“This past year has provided many opportunities to show our dedication to our Colleagues and our community, but the extended efforts were a natural biproduct of our long-standing commitment to being an employer of choice and a strong corporate citizen. Caring for those around us is part of our family culture we work so hard to build upon. We’re a company that cares because our Colleagues care. It’s certainly an honor to be recognized for these ongoing efforts.” said American Fidelity President and COO Jeanette Rice.5

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Oklahoma Family Positive Workplace

American Fidelity earned the 2021 Oklahoma Family Positive Workplace certification for its efforts in creating an environment that supports Colleagues and their families. The certification is given at three levels, and AF earned the highest level: Excellence.

The certification differentiates AF as an employer whose policies make it possible for Colleagues to more easily balance family and work.6

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Plan Sponsor of the Year

American Fidelity earned the 2023 PLANSPONSOR Plan Sponsor of the Year award in the Corporate DC > $250MM - $1B category.

The annual Plan Sponsor of the Year awards program recognizes retirement plan sponsors that show a commitment to their participants’ financial health and retirement success.7

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Governor's Arts Award

American Fidelity earned the prestigious Business in the Arts Award at the Governor’s Arts Awards ceremony. 

The Business in the Arts Award recognizes businesses or corporations that exhibit outstanding support of the arts in Oklahoma. The award is one of six given at the biennial Governor’s Arts Awards at the State Capitol. Honorees are individuals or businesses that are involved in the arts, show leadership in major initiatives, effort to increase funding, resources and awareness, impact arts education and volunteer work in the arts.8

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