Life Insurance policy locator now offered by Mississippi Insurance Department

Commissioner Mike Chaney announced Wednesday that the Mississippi Insurance Department, in partnership with the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), now offers a free service that helps Mississippi consumers in their search to locate a deceased love one’s unclaimed life insurance benefits.
“The life insurance policy locator will streamline and simplify the process for Mississippians who don’t know where to begin when searching for a lost life insurance policy,” said Chaney.

The NAIC’s Life Insurance Policy Locator provides nationwide access for assistance with finding life insurance policies and annuities.  An estimated $1 billion in benefits from life insurance policies are unclaimed, according to Consumer Reports. A link to the service can be found on the Mississippi Insurance Department Consumer Service page of the department’s website