The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America announced its plans to pay participating policyholders a total of $911 million in dividends in 2018. This will mark the largest total dividend payout in the company's history. The 2018 dividend is roughly a 7.5% increase in total dividends paid over 2017's $847 million.
The dividend scale for whole life insurance policies will remain the same for 2018 at 5.85%.
You can read the full announcement from Guardian here.
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