Torchmark Corp. is a holding company that engages in the provision of individual life and supplemental health insurance products and services. It operates through the following segments: Life Insurance, Health Insurance, and Annuities. The Life Insurance segment involves marketing, underwriting and benefit administration of policies, which include whole-life insurance, term life insurance and other life insurance services. The Health Insurance segment offers supplemental limited-benefit health insurance products that include primarily cancer and accident plans, Medicare Supplements plans and Medicare Part D prescription drug insurance as well as long-term care and surgical coverage. The Annuities segment includes single-premium and flexible-premium deferred annuities and also markets limited fixed annuities. The company was founded in November 19, 1979 and is headquartered in McKinney, TX.