Zander Insurance Group

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Zander Insurance
FounderHerman Zander

Zander Insurance is an independent insurance agency headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.[1][2][3] One of the largest agencies in the country, Zander shops rates across all lines of insurance, including: term life, disability, home and auto, long-term care, group benefits, business insurance, and more, while also offering a comprehensive ID theft protection product.[4][5][6] Zander has earned the business and endorsement of radio and television personalities including Dave Ramsey, Eddie George, and Tony Gaskins.[7][8][9] In 2012, Zander partnered with Answer Financial Insurance to provide home and auto insurance across the United States. Zander is a fourth-generation family-and-employee-owned business.[4][10][11] According to the company's website, Zander is 49% employee-owned company.


Zander Insurance was founded in 1925 by Herman Zander.[12] In 1929, Julian M. Zander incorporated the agency, maintaining an active role in the business until shortly before his death in 1983.[13] In 1957, his son, Julian “Bud” Zander, joined the agency. In 1986, Jeffrey J. Zander the great-grandson of Herman Zander – joined the family business, and in 2013 became the company’s CEO.[14][15]

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  1. ^ Frankel, Robin Saks (January 7, 2021). "Best Identity Theft Protection Services Of 2021". Forbes.
  2. ^ "Business Review". Better Business Bureau.
  3. ^ "Zander Insurance Review". CPF. Archived from the original on October 9, 2009.
  4. ^ a b "Zander Insurance Partners Answer Financial Offer" (Press release). Zander Insurance. April 17, 2012.
  5. ^ Ward, Getahn (July 11, 2014). "Zander Wins Lawsuit Against Accounting Firm". The Tennessean. Nashville.
  6. ^ "Ramsey Solutions Celebrates National Financial Statement". Yahoo! Finance. Archived from the original on September 20, 2016.
  7. ^ "Don't Just Invest Like Dave Ramsey". Archived from the original on March 23, 2022.
  8. ^ Trentina, Kat (November 17, 2020). "The 5 Best Credit Monitoring Services of 2021". Investopedia. Retrieved January 20, 2021.
  9. ^ Mckeon, Greg (June 17, 2014). "Zander Identity Theft Review". ID Protection Guide. Retrieved January 20, 2021.
  10. ^ "Zander Insurance Review". Insurance Journal. April 19, 2012. Retrieved January 20, 2021.
  11. ^ Capps, Milt (August 6, 2007). "Zanders Federal Lawsuit Accuses Brentwood Firm".
  12. ^ "Zander Insurance - US". Bloomberg News. Retrieved January 20, 2021.
  13. ^ "Dave Ramsey and Zander Insurance". The National Insurance Guide.[dead link]
  14. ^ "Zander Insurance Review: An Insider's Look into the Life Insurance Agency". Rootfin. November 2019.
  15. ^ Greenberg, Pierce (September 21, 2012). "Zander Sues CPAS Over Tax Advice". Retrieved January 20, 2021.

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