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For more than 100 years, Grinnell Mutual has been a trusted source of auto, home, farm, and business insurance. We’ve built our success by nurturing trusted relationships with our agency customers and policyholders.

We live where you live.

Having neighbors you can rely on is invaluable. We work with more than 1,700 local independent agents in a dozen states and have staff on the ground in all of them.

We sell what you need.

From agribusiness products to specialized insurance for small retail businesses, we can tailor coverage for your customers’ needs.

We’re focused on tomorrow.

Everything we do serves a single purpose — keep our promises to our customers and agents whatever tomorrow may bring. That’s why we invest in ideas that will keep us competitive and moving into the future.

We only work with the best.

And that’s why we want to work with you. You can trust us and with us, you can Trust in Tomorrow.®

Who we are

A reliable, stable source of coverage for our independent agents and policyholders since 1909.

Join the inner circle

When agents choose Grinnell Mutual, they get significant perks.

Dedicated underwriters

Your calls won’t be thrown into the void of “next available underwriter.” You’ll be working with the same knowledgeable person every time you call.

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Continuing education

Grinnell Mutual knows the importance of keeping up with industry changes. That’s why we provide opportunities that satisfy professional continuing education requirements.

Marketing services

Grinnell Mutual’s Marketing and Customer Experience team is available to help you promote your agency through social media, print advertising, and other marketing materials.

Agent incentives

Do you have what it takes? Top agents earn a spot in the Grinnell Mutual President’s Club, which includes luxurious trips for the elite members. We also offer various incentives each year to provide agents a chance to earn more.

Grinell Mutual President's Club


Your business is our business

That's why we offer your business customers comprehensive policies to cover all kinds of situations, from workers’ compensation to cyber liability.

We offer a variety of specialized insurance coverages.




Tailored to your style

Our targeted commercial coverages are customized for your customers and their businesses. We can help protect their buildings, business personal property, and income, allowing them to focus on the job at hand. 






Loss prevention = profit protection

Grinnell Mutual believes in protecting its policyholders so tomorrow — and the bottom line — are safe.

Our policyholders receive access to professional, personalized analyses from our highly-trained loss control specialists — at no extra cost to you or your customers. Grinnell Mutual also offers professional background screening services through our partnership with IntelliCorp®, an accredited background screening company. And our  fraud and arson reward program provides up to $10,000 for timely and credible information about a fraudulent or criminal loss to people or property insured by Grinnell Mutual.

These are just three of the ways we say thank you for doing the right thing.

Preventing losses Learn more about commercial background checks Report arson or fraud Learn more about insurance fraud

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Interested in working with us? Contact the Sales Manager in your area for more information.