Who We Are
Through economic booms and downturns, hurricanes and recovery efforts, you have relied on MassMutual Louisiana to help secure your future. We strive to uphold that trust and maintain our long-term relationship with you. By working closely with you to understand your unique situation, we are able to develop strategies that help you achieve the financial goals that are most important to your family and your business.
Our agency was founded in the New Orleans area in 1883. With more than 40 financial professionals throughout Louisiana and Southern Mississippi, MassMutual Louisiana provides financial solutions to more than 9,700 clients1 across Louisiana and the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
General Agent, MassMutual Louisiana Cale Smith
Our community involvement through charitable organizations and meaningful civic events is deeply important to us. The time and resources we invest in our community are additional reasons we've earned trust from so many in this area. We are proud to support the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA), Algiers Economic Development Foundation, Jefferson Parish Chamber of Commerce, GretnaFest, Harvey Canal Industrial Association, Louisiana Film Prize, Touchdown Club of New Orleans, West St. Tammany Parish Chamber of Commerce, No One Fights Alone (NOFA) New Orleans, Kidd’s Kids, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation LA, Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation, Catholic Charities Adopt a Family, and Baskets of Hope
Our Measures of Community Value
Through 2015, MassMutual Louisiana has:
- over $2.1 billion of life insurance coverage in force2.
- paid over $9.2 million in life insurance benefits3 and $2.3 million in disability income insurance benefits (claims)4 to our clients.
- paid $6.9 million in dividends5 to MassMutual Louisiana clients who own eligible participating whole life policies with MassMutual.
- distributed $6.2 million in free6 life insurance to eligible families as part of MassMutual’s LifeBridgeSM Program.
1 An insured, owner, or payer of a MassMutual policy or contract (12/31/2015).
2 Amount 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 (12/31/2015).
3 Amount 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 (12/31/2015).
4 Amount of disability income insurance claims paid during the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (12/31/2015).
5 The amount of dividends to whole life policyholders in 2015.
6 MassMutual pays the premiums (12/31/2015).