History & timeline
In 1905, a group of Fort Wayne business leaders came together to create a life insurance company based on dependability, honesty and service. Named after our nation’s greatest leader, our company has excelled for over a century at turning challenges into new opportunities for growth and protection—for Americans and America.
Today, as Lincoln Financial Group, we’re a well-recognized family of companies steeped in our namesake’s ideals. We work together with financial professionals, employers and organizations to help individuals and families confidently plan their financial futures and protect their loved ones.