Last updated July 13, 2009
Since 1862, John Hancock has been providing leading insurance and financial service products including life insurance and mutual funds. Operating as Manulife Financial in Canada and Asia, it offers its clients a diverse range of financial protection products and wealth management services through an extensive network of employees, agents and distribution partners.
John Hancock Financial is a major United States insurance company which existed, in various forms, from its founding on April 21, 1862, until its acquisition in 2004 by the Canadian insurance company, Manulife Financial. It was named in honor of John Hancock, a prominent patriot. The company continues to operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Manulife.
John Hancock offers long-term care insurance products which specialize in coverage options to meet long-term needs. Its long-term care insurance products cover all types of care such as skilled, intermediate, and custodial care, in a variety of settings including the home, community or an assisted living or nursing facility.
Contact John Hancock at:
Customer Service Center
1 John Hancock Way Suite 1350
Boston, MA 02217-1350
Phone: (617) 572-6000
Sources: “Our Company”, John Hancock Web site, 2009; “Fact Sheet”, John Hancock Web site, 2009; “Products We Offer”, John Hancock Web site, 2009; “John Hancock Insurance”, Wikipedia, June 1, 2009; “John Hancock/Manulife Financial”, AM Best Company Web site, 2009