Western & Southern Financial Group Activates Spanish Phone Number

Western & Southern Financial Group Activates Spanish Phone Number


Cincinnati, OH–(HISPANIC PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)–June 11, 2007–The Western & Southern Financial Group(R) (Western & Southern) announced the activation of a Spanish toll free phone number to serve customers looking for life insurance and financial services through its member company The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company.

“It is important to provide our Spanish speaking customers interested in our products and services with a phone service that is customized to the language they speak and understand fluently,” said Bryan C. Dunn, president of W&S Agency Group. “This phone number will provide this market segment easy access to information they can use to meet their life insurance and other financial needs.”

The new number is (877) 881-8432 (TU1VIDA), which means “Your 1 Life.” Calls to this number will be answered exclusively in Spanish.The number will be widely used in all bilingual (Spanish-English) brochures and will be added to the Western & Southern Life’s Web site (http://www.wslife.com/es/default.asp).

About The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company

The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, and its wholly owned subsidiary Western-Southern Life Assurance Company, both members of Western & Southern Financial Group, offer life insurance, interest-sensitive life insurance, fixed annuities, retirement strategies and personalized needs analysis for individuals, families and businesses in the middle-income market. They have 181 field offices nationwide, plus WSLife.com and Client Relationship Center. Both companies are licensed in 43 states and the District of Columbia.

About Western & Southern Financial Group(R)

Western & Southern Financial Group (Western & Southern) is a Cincinnati-based diversified family of financial services companies with assets owned, under management and under our care in excess of $47 billion. A Fortune 500 company, Western & Southern has received A.M. Best’s highest rating of A++ Superior for financial strength, Standard & Poor’s AA+ rating (one of the 10 highest rated life insurance groups in the world) and is consistently recognized by Moody’s and Fitch for financial strength and sound management. With a heritage dating to 1888, the group’s affiliates include The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, Western-Southern Life Assurance Company, Capital Analysts Incorporated,(1, 2) Columbus Life Insurance Company, Eagle Realty Group LLC, Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.,(1) Fort Washington Savings Company,(3) IFS Financial Services, Inc., Integrated Investment Services, Inc., Integrity Life Insurance Company, The Lafayette Life Insurance Company, National Integrity Life Insurance Company, Todd Investment Advisors, Inc.,(1) Touchstone Advisors, Inc.,(1) and Touchstone Securities, Inc.(2) For more information, visit http://www.westernsouthern.com. Western & Southern is the title sponsor of the Western & Southern Financial Group Masters and Women’s Open tennis tournaments.

(1) A registered investment advisor.

(2) A registered broker-dealer and member NASD/SIPC.

(3) Member FDIC.

Ratings refer to the financial strength of the insurance company and not to the safety, stability or performance of any investment product.

Western & Southern Financial Group Activates Spanish Phone Number