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603 S. Preece Street
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Battle Creek, NE 68715-0340
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9/15/2017 Data Breaches: How Battle Creek Mutual helps its customers
Equifax announced last week a cybersecurity incident that potentially impacts 143 million U.S. consumers.  Here at Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company, we take identity theft seriously. Through our partnership with CyberScout, we offer free identity theft protection when you have a homeowners or farm/ranch policy with us.  If you think you may be a victim of identity theft, please call…
 
7/18/2017 Nodak Insurance makes Wards 50 list again as a top property/casualty insurance company
FARGO, N.D. - For the fifth consecutive year, Nodak Insurance Company has been named to the 2017 Ward's Top 50 Property/Casualty Insurance Companies. Ward's annually recognizes the top 50 performing insurance companies out of more than 3,000 doing business in the United States. Nodak Insurance is now a six-time recipient of this distinction.  “It's a great honor to…
 
3/17/2017 A.M. Best upgrades American West to A- (Excellent)
OLDWICK, N.J., March 16, 2017—A.M. Best has upgraded the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) to A- (Excellent) from B++ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) to “a-” from “bbb+” of American West Insurance Company (American West) (Fargo, ND), a wholly owned and separately rated subsidiary of Nodak Insurance Company (formerly Nodak Mutual Insurance C…
 
10/10/2016 Colson named VP of Underwriting
Lilly Colson has been named the new Vice President of Underwriting for the Nodak Mutual Group effective Monday, November 14. Ms. Colson will oversee all areas of underwriting and provide consistent direction in the selection, pricing, and control of all lines of business written by the Nodak Mutual Group. She will report directly to Pat Duncan, Vice President of Operations. “Ms. Colson b…
 
5/13/2016 Job Opportunity - Multi-Line Claims Representative
Nodak Mutual Group including Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company has an opportunity for a Multi-Line Claims Representative serving the Lincoln, NE area.  This individual will investigate, negotiate and settle multi-line claims, render prompt claim service and establish the best possible relationship with all persons involved.  Successful candidates will include: Bachelor’s …
 
3/1/2016 Nodak Mutual Group receives positive credit rating from A.M. Best
A.M. Best has revised the issuer credit rating (ICR) outlook to positive from stable and affirmed the financial strength rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) and the ICR of “a” for Nodak Mutual Group (Nodak) members, Nodak Mutual Insurance Company (Nodak Mutual) (Fargo, ND) and its reinsured affiliate, Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company (Battle Creek, NE)…
 
7/15/2015 Job Opportunity - Farm Underwriter
Nodak Mutual Insurance Company has an immediate opening for an experienced Farm Underwriter in the Fargo home office.  Will consider working from home if have farm underwriting experience.  This individual will review insurance applications by evaluating, classifying, and rating individuals and groups for insurance and accept or reject applications; underwrite new business applications …
 
7/14/2015 Battle Creek continues to benefit from Nodak Mutual's success
FARGO, N.D. - For the third consecutive year and the fourth time in the past five years, Nodak Mutual Insurance Company has been named to the 2015 Ward's Top 50 Property/Casualty Insurance Companies. Ward's annually recognizes the top 50 performing insurance companies out of more than 3,000 doing business in the United States. Nodak Mutual Insurance Company CEO Jim Alexander said Battle Cr…
 
7/15/2014 Battle Creek benefits from success of Nodak Mutual, named one of nation's top insurers
FARGO, N.D. - For the third time in four years, Nodak Mutual Insurance Company has been named to the 2014 Ward's Top 50 property/casualty insurance companies. Ward's annually recognizes the top 50 performing insurance companies out of more than 3,000 doing business in the United States. This industry accolade couldn’t come at a better time for Battle Creek’s Mutual customers. R…
 
12/12/2013 Battle Creek Mutual selects IDentity Theft 911 to offer identity management services to policyholders
FARGO, N.D. - Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company has partnered with IDentity Theft 911, the nation’s premier identity management and data risk management services provider, to offer LifeStages® Identity Management Service to its home and farm and ranch policyholders.  As identity risks continue to evolve and threats continue to plague consumers, Battle Creek Mutual’s poli…
 
7/17/2013 Nodak Mutual Insurance named one of nation’s top insurers by Wards 50®
FARGO, N.D. - For the second time in three years, Nodak Mutual Insurance Company has been named to the 2013 Ward's Top 50 property/casualty insurance companies. Ward's annually recognizes the top 50 performing insurance companies out of more than 3,000 doing business in the United States. “We are proud and honored to be named as one of the top two percent of property/casualty insuran…
 
2/7/2013 A.M. Best upgrades rating of Battle Creek Mutual
FARGO, N.D. - A.M. Best Co. has upgraded the financial strength rating of Nodak Mutual Group to A (Excellent) from  A-. These ratings apply to Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company located in Battle Creek, Nebraska. The upgrading of Battle Creek reflects the Nodak Mutual Group’s solid capitalization, positive operating results. In addition, the ratings recognize management’s stron…
 
6/26/2012 Farmers Mutual Home officially part of Battle Creek Mutual
FARGO, N.D. - On June 21, 2012, the policyholders of Farmers Mutual Home Insurance Company voted to approve the Reinsurance and Assumption Agreement.   With the approval, Farmers Mutual Home Insurance is officially part of Battle Creek Mutual Insurance of Norfolk, Neb., which is a member of the Nodak Mutual Group.   "We are very pleased with the approval by the policyhol…
 
5/23/2012 Farmers Mutual Home Insurance to become part of Battle Creek Mutual
FARGO, N.D. - Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company  (a member of the Nodak Mutual Group) and Farmers Mutual Home Insurance Company are in the process of finalizing a Reinsurance and Assumption Agreement that will allow the Farmers Mutual Home policyholders to become part of Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company and benefit from the capital and surplus of the Nodak Mutual Group. The Nodak Mut…
 
8/15/2011 Chambers named Director of Claims
Tom W. Chambers Jr. AIC has joined Battle Creek Mutual as Director of Claims. Tom has many years of experience in all facets of property & casualty claims.  Tom will manage the BCM claims staff.  He resides in Norfolk. …
 
7/19/2011 Ward Group lists Nodak Mutual as one of country's top insurance companies
In its first year of eligibility, Nodak Mutual Insurance Company has been recognized as one of the top 50 performing insurance companies by Ward Group, a leading provider of benchmarking and best practices services to the insurance industry. Ward Group annually analyzes over 3,000 property/casualty insurance companies domiciled in the United States. Each of Ward's 50® companies have pass…
 
4/19/2011 A.M. Best Affirms Nodak Mutual Group's Rating
A.M. Best recently affirmed the financial strength ratings of A- and issuer credit ratings of "a-" of Nodak Mutual Group and its member company, Nodak Mutual Insurance Company In addition, the rating agency assigned a financial strength rating of A- and an issuer credit rating of "a-" to Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company, following its March 4 affiliation and April 1 quot…
 
3/14/2011 Nodak Mutual Insurance Company completes affiliation agreement with Battle Creek Mutual
The Nebraska Department of Insurance approved the affiliation of Nodak Mutual Insurance Company and Battle Creek (Neb.) Mutual Insurance Company on March 4, 2011. Under the agreement, Nodak Mutual will provide a 100% Quota Share Reinsurance Treaty where Battle Creek will cede 100% of all premium and losses to Nodak Mutual. Nodak Mutual will also appoint two-thirds of the directors to serve on th…
 
11/22/2010 Nodak Mutual to acquire Nebraska insurance company
Nodak Mutual Insurance Company and Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company have signed a letter of intent to enter into an affiliation agreement that would add Battle Creek Mutual Insurance Company to the Nodak Mutual Group through a Quota Share Reinsurance Treaty. In addition to the Quota Share Treaty, Nodak Mutual will provide Battle Creek Mutual additional operating capital through a surplus no…