Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance™ 2019
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- St. Louis, MO, US
Edward Jones is like a family, we encourage each other, we take care of each other, and sometimes (although rare) we are at odds with each other, but we ALWAYS have each other's backs - like all healthy families!
1First American Equipment Finance
- Fairport, NY, US
People here embrace innovation to the fullest extent, and empower one another in the process. No matter your age, tenure, or expertise, you are supported and encouraged to drive ideas forward.
2Pinnacle Financial Partners
- Nashville, TN, US
If I needed anything or wanted to express an opinion, I could reach out to the very top and always get a response. CEO Terry Turner actually comes into our offices and visits with us, asks us questions and for our opinions! Our voice truly matters.
2Bankers Healthcare Group
- Davie, FL, US
Amazing the access we have to the 3 owners and how willing they are to share their successes, failures, concerns. Each one will look you in the eye and have a conversation at the drop of a hat.
3Veterans United Home Loans
- Columbia, MO, US
VU is focused on people, and values, and purpose, instead of just making money. It's a really unique and beautiful thing to care so deeply about your customers, your co-workers and your community and see the blossoming results of that investment.
3Evergreen Home Loans
- Bellevue, WA, US
At EHL I feel like I am much more than an employee, I truly feel like I am part of a family. Everyone treats everyone with respect and decency.
- Southfield, MI, US
Leaders live out the culture each and every day. A people focus is thread through every meeting, decision, and discussion. It's truly remarkable and very rare in my experience with other organizations.
- Atlanta, GA, US
A thriving culture that promotes a positive environment and a startup mentality that pushes you from behind making hard work feel like fun. This is a place to be, grow and thrive.
- Mayfield Village, OH, US
I've never worked for a company who gives so many opportunities to advance or explore other positions to those who apply themselves. I genuinely feel that I can go as far as I want as long as I take the initiative and put in the work.
5Alliant Credit Union
- Rolling Meadows, IL, US
Even as we're growing larger every year I still feel the opinions of every individual, from individual contributors to executives, matter. We all have a voice and a way to contribute to change within the organization.
- Dallas, TX, US
No matter what situation I am facing, I know that within this company someone is willing to help. Everyone goes our of their way to make things happen. We always use the hashtag #oneteamonepurpose - it's very motivating.
6Walker & Dunlop
- Bethesda, MD, US
Positive reinforcement and compliments about a job well done are always given. It makes the work you do feel appreciated and important - keeps you wanting to work hard and do your best.
7Navy Federal Credit Union
- Vienna, VA, US
Management cares, and is there to listen when you have a concern or issue. And on top of it, our business structure allows for its employees to feel empowered to make decisions, because after all we all work as leaders here.
7Promontory Interfinancial Network
- Arlington, VA, US
The company goes above and beyond to show appreciation to their employees. They are always trying new ways to make everyone feel cared for, welcome and included. The company is filled with very intelligent people that are also humble and fun.
- Fargo, ND, US
Bell truly values the employees. We are treated very well and recognized and appreciated for the work we do. The company mission of "Happy employees, happy customers", is lived out daily; it is not just a statement.
8ESL Federal Credit Union
- Rochester, NY, US
It is truly a great feeling knowing that employees care about others and are always willing to help. I also feel like every member of management is invested in my success and is willing to help at any time.
- Milwaukee, WI, US
There is an emphasis placed on inclusion that isn't just lip service. From the time I started here when I was the newest person on the team my ideas were heard and implemented. Everyone I work with seems to have an openness and willingness to listen.
I appreciate the commitment to transparency, communication, and harmony. I work in a special place full of thoughtful and professional people who strive for integrity, production, purpose, and genuine culture in the workplace.
10Credit Acceptance Corporation
- Southfield, MI, US
The leadership of this company is fantastic. I have a lot of confidence in their expertise and guidance into the future. The company is growing as a result of many bright minds collectively working together, and it's fantastic to be a part of it.
10Allied Mortgage Group
- Bala Cynwyd, PA, US
Everybody has an opportunity to make an impact. We continuously see workplace improvements that initiate from an employee sharing an idea or sharing a pain point with a leader. It means a lot to know that your ideas are listen to and acted on.
11New American Funding
- Tustin, CA, US
This company gives you a lot of personal responsibility. We are able to operate with quite a bit of autonomy and no micro-management, yet have a huge support network there at all times when we need it.
11Grow Financial Federal Credit Union
- Tampa, FL, US
Grow understands that a big part of the community is i's team members. We have great work/life balance, excellent pay and benefits and take time to have fun! Because of everything Grow does for its employees, I enjoy coming to work everyday.
- Detroit, MI, US
This is a place that truly embraces team members as individuals. You don't have to cover your tattoos, you can wear your hair how you want, your race and sexuality have no bearing on your success. I can bring my whole self to work everyday.
- Topeka, KS, US
This is the most community-centered company I have ever been a part of, and people truly love giving back to the community. The company also cares more about the employee experience and work/life balance than any I have ever been a part of.
- New York, NY, US
Integrity and doing things the right way is a core value for the company. American Express not only wants you to know this is a core value, they want you live it.
- Appleton, WI, US
People are valued in the company for both their contributions to the organization as well as their lives outside of work. Most people are genuinely focused on doing their best to help the company succeed and our CEO communicates openly to all levels.
14Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America
- Golden Valley, MN, US
I've never seen a company have so many career paths set up for all employees - it's a great place to start your career at and move your way up in the organization.
- Chattanooga, TN, US
The constant collaboration, we all work together well. Managers take time to teach you and explain things. Upper management is very approachable and easy to confide in/talk to. And the words "thank you" are used often for everything we do!
15Cornerstone Home Lending, Inc.
- Houston, TX, US
We hold ourselves to a higher standard, and because of that, the people who work here are genuinely exceptional. Management and HR do a great job for not simply hiring the best people, but the RIGHT people for the job.
- San Francisco, CA, US
I've never been part of a company that was so transparent. I've seen every slide that gets shared to our board, I have access to our roadmaps, I understand our strategy, and I hear from the leadership every step of the way. It's pretty amazing.
16Capital One Financial Corporation
- McLean, VA, US
Capital One makes you feel like family. They give you all the tools to help you succeed in your career, and encourage you to step out of your comfort zone and try new things. Management backs you up and encourages work-life balance.
- Schaumburg, IL, US
This company is focused on fostering my professional development and providing the flexibility I need to both do my job and live my life. In addition, employees are constantly appreciated in ways that are sometimes big and often small and personal.
- San Antonio, TX, US
Our dedication to the people who serve our country and their families. We take a great deal of pride in the honor everyday. This is not a job but rather a commitment to every life we touch.
17Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
- Berlin, VT, US
Our culture is unique. We place a great deal of focus on doing what is right for not only our customers but also our employees. It is a very supportive environment that encourages empowerment, decision making and ongoing learning and development.
18American Fidelity Assurance Company
- Oklahoma City, OK, US
I truly do believe that there is a genuine family feel here - from management down. People take an interest in others on a personal level and rally together to help Colleagues during difficult or trying times.
18Funeral Directors Life
- Abilene, TX, US
The emphasis put on bettering each and every employee mentally, spiritually, and physically as well as the effort put forth to give back to the community make this company a uniquely great place to work.
19Bank of America
- Charlotte, NC, US
This company has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, and is working hard to ensure that all areas of the organization commit to those values.
19Nations Lending Corporation
- Independence, OH, US
No matter which location, branch, or position held, when someone needs help, or has a moment to be celebrated or mourned, everyone comes together. I am very happy to have earned a position here and hope I'll be working here for a long time.
20First Horizon National Corp.
- Memphis, TN, US
Core values are truly lived out in the work place. The belief & value that personal and family life play a part of employees' success, gives me a sense of peace. I don't feel I have to compromise those values of my life to be a great employee.
- Austin, TX, US
This is one of the only places that encourages employees to grow personally and professionally. That stems from the foundation of the company being built on values above all else. People are genuinely loved and poured into like family.
- Columbus, OH, US
Nationwide is a very caring company - we care for our employees, our customers and our communities. This shows in our actions of how we treat people, where we spend our resources and in our strategies.
21Castle & Cooke Mortgage
- Draper, UT, US
The executive management, along with support in the corporate office are all approachable and responsive. Service to the community and a healthy work-life balance are explicitly encouraged.
22The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
- New York, NY, US
You really have the best and brightest in a place where they foster teamwork. A tough combination to pull off.
- Richwood, OH, US
There's an incredible amount of warmth and joy that comes from saying I work at Richwood Bank. I'm welcome to speak to the CEO or COO if need be without an appointment, and they genuinely embody everything they set forth in the values of the company.
23First American Financial Corporation
- Santa Ana, CA, US
It's all about the people! Everyone I deal with (inside or outside my department) is friendly, willing to help others, collaborative, and supportive. And management encourages and supports that culture through living our values.
- Kalamazoo, MI, US
We have an great group of people working here. Everyone is determined to help their team succeed and to deliver outstanding service to our clients. My teammates are smart, creative and caring. We are truly a family.
24Third Federal Savings & Loan
- Cleveland, OH, US
We are treated like family. Our value system is unlike any other company. Our CEO Marc is personable and approachable. He will hold an elevator for you, call you by name, and buy you lunch in the cafeteria.
24The PURE Group of Insurance Companies
- White Plains, NY, US
Enthusiasm here is infectious amongst employees. People are inspiring, welcoming, friendly, energetic and want you to succeed. Truly a great place to work!
25West Bend Mutual Insurance Company
- West Bend, WI, US
There is a sense of pride and associates wanting to help others succeed. The communication that we receive monthly from our CEO keep us aware of how the business is doing as well as celebrating company successes.
- South Jordan, UT, US
I've never worked anywhere that gives employees so much autonomy to do their jobs. That freedom from red tape improves efficiency and is very motivating. I appreciate the trust they put in me.
- Woodland Hills, CA, US
Farmers makes extensive efforts to be inclusive and respectful, and to be involved with the community. There is a positive, inclusive, and friendly mentality that is pervasive throughout the company.
26Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners
- Tampa, FL, US
Management really wants everyone to grow and supports that. They also are extremely flexible to find what works for you to show you are an asset to the company.
- Stamford, CT, US
This is a very open-minded company with an edge in technology and a full understanding of our customer and partners. I love the fact that I can be myself and grow as fast as I can want.
27MSU Federal Credit Union
- East Lansing, MI, US
I absolutely love how upper management treats everyone as an equal. I have never met anyone in the company who made me feel like I didn't matter. I feel like my manager genuinely cares for me as a person and is interested in my wellbeing.
- Traverse City, MI, US
The culture at Hagerty promotes constant growth and development on an individual, team and corporate level. I appreciate how much the leaders (not just my direct supervisor) acknowledge my contribution at work.
- New York, NY, US
The intelligence of people who work at Blackstone outshines the competition. Integrity, honesty, teamwork, and the drive to create better products and services for our customers are what set Blackstone apart.
- San Francisco, CA, US
Alpine empowers people. Talent is not about what you have done, but what you can do -- from the internship program to the CEO in Training platform, Alpine is a place to catapult your career and influence!
- Costa Mesa, CA, US
There is a cultural mindset that at Experian that embraces diversity - of all kinds; this is what is making our company such a great place to work!
30Plenary Group USA Ltd.
- Los Angeles, CA, US
They truly invest in their employees and the employee culture. Plenary has a very entrepreneurial approach and every bit of the business is fun and challenging. I will be here for the long haul and to see Plenary grow.