Group Life and Disability

Group Life and Disability

Life and Disability Insurance

Dearborn National® Life Insurance Company offers excellent group life and disability insurance customized for SBAM members.  They match the same flexible insurance plans offered by big businesses - and keep it affordable. Coverage is available down to one person, with flexible guaranteed issue amounts.
SBAM Advantage

Qualifying SBAM members with 10 - 100 eligible employees can potentially reduce the cost of their group term life coverage by up to 15%.


Get A Quote

If you are a small business interested in the SBAM sponsored Dearborn National life and/or disability coverage - and are not currently working with an insurance agent - please click here to access our Agent Directory and connect with a licensed agent in your area.

Information for Insurance Agents


For agents requesting a quote for the SBAM sponsored Dearborn National life and disability program on behalf of your customer, please click through below for our quoting tool or contact the Managing Agent in your area.

To submit your new business enrollment, please send the completed Employer Transmittal and Employee Enrollment forms along with a check in the amount of the first month's premium made payable to 'The SBAM Plan' to the Managing Agent in your area.  

Grotenhuis Specialty Benefits Team 
PO Box 140167
Grand Rapids, MI 49514-0167  
(800) 748-0368 - 2 option 2

Action Benefits Specialty Benefits Team
26533 Evergreen Rd., Suite 400
Southfield, MI 48076
(248) 603-3547

Your Managing Agent can help you with the following services:

  • Quoting
  • New business, scrubbing, submission, and delivery
  • Policy issued, policy changes, amendments and cancellations
  • Agent commissions 
  • Customer and agent marketing / field support

SBAM's billing administrator, Grotenhuis, can help you with the following services:

  • Monthly group life and disability premium invoice 
  • Employee enrollment changes and EOI
  • Payment collection and allocation
  • Payment remittance
  • Claims 

Do you need to become appointed with Dearborn National?  
Click here and follow the instructions.  You will be notified via email when your contract is approved.  If you have any questions about this process, please contact Dearborn National directly at (800) 352-3935.


This information is only a product highlight. The policy has exclusions, limitations, and reduction of benefits and/or terms under which the policy may be continued or discontinued. The policy may be cancelled by the insurer at any time. If there is a difference between the information posted on this website and the terms of the policy or certificate, the terms of the policy and certificate control.

Products and services marketed under the Dearborn National® brand and the star logo are under-written and/or provided by Dearborn National® Life Insurance Company (Downers Grove, IL) and certain of its affiliates. Dearborn National® Life Insurance Company offers insurance products in all states (excluding New York), the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.