about us

About Us

MassMutual Louisiana offers life insurance, disability income insurance and investments through its network of career agents and brokers. The General Agency was founded in the New Orleans area in 1883; and, we are one of the oldest agencies in Louisiana and the MassMutual system.

Through economic booms and downturns, hurricanes and recovery efforts, Louisiana residents and businesses have relied on us to help secure their financial futures. We believe that in order to build long-lasting relationships with our clients, we also have to serve our agents and staff as well as the communities in which we all live and work.

Our Measures of Community Value
Through 2017, MassMutual Louisiana has:
• over $2.5 billion of life insurance coverage in force1.
• paid over $5.9 million in life insurance benefitsand $1.6 million in disability income insurance benefits (claims)to our clients.
• paid $7.0  million in dividends4 to MassMutual Louisiana clients who own eligible participating whole life policies with MassMutual.
• distributed $6.5 million in free5 life insurance to eligible families as part of MassMutual’s LifeBridgeSM Program. 

1Amount of individual life insurance in force at the end of the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and its subsidiaries, C.M. Life Insurance Company and MML Bay State Life Insurance Company (12/31/2017).
2Amount of individual life insurance claims paid during the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and its subsidiaries, C.M. Life Insurance Company and MML Bay State Life Insurance Company (12/31/2017).
3Amount of disability income insurance claims paid during the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (12/31/2017).
4The amount of dividends to whole life policyholders in 2017.
5MassMutual pays the premiums (12/31/2017).