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The Agent Republic

Phone: (800) 267-8008 Fax: (888) 654-4902 431 N Hough St STE 200, Barrington, IL 60010 View Additional Web Addresses

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The Agent Republic is an insurance search engine which assists individuals in finding a suitable term life insurance plan for their specific situation and offers education and information about the different life insurance plans available. Located in Barrington, IL, this company serves a national audience as well as the Midwest, including Naperville, Aurora, Chicago, St Charles, Geneva, Crystal Lake, Great Lakes, Bolingbrook, Deerfield, Lake Forest, Elk Grove Village, Fox River Grove, Tinley Park, Carol Stream, Rockford, Geneva, Batavia, Romeoville, Arlington Heights, Mt Prospect, Prospect Heights, Rolling Meadows, Des Plaines, Plainfield, Olympia Fields, Dixmoor, Posen, Blue Island, Midlothian, Evanston, Skokie, Buffalo Grove, Joliet, Homewood, and Justice. The company has been in business since 2010 and has over 102 insurers offering 562 different policies available on their site, insuring that nearly everyone that visits their site will be able to find something that will fit their situation.

This company assists individuals in finding a life insurance policy that fits their needs by allowing them to search for a life insurance policy by different criteria, including health, hobbies, occupation, travel, etc., that can all adversely affect insurability. The website also features a variety of educational articles about life insurance so that their customers are well-informed about life insurance and can choose the insurance plan that best reflects their current and future needs. Each Agent Republic representative has a minimum of five years' experience in the life insurance industry and has helped at least 1500 families find life insurance policies.

Visit the website for The Agent Republic to learn more about their services, read educational articles about life insurance, and browse for life insurance policies.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that The Agent Republic meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for The Agent Republic include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on The Agent Republic
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: October 19, 2011 Business started: 11/01/2010 Business started locally: 11/01/2010 Business incorporated 01/20/2011 in IL
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Illinois Department of Insurance
100 W. Randolph St. Suite 9-301, Chicago IL 60601
Phone Number: (312) 814-2420

Type of Entity

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

Business Management
Mr. Brian McSweeney, CEO
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Brian McSweeney, CEO
Number of Employees


Business Category

Insurance - Life Insurance - Accident & Health Insurance Agencies and Brokerages (NAICS: 524210)

Alternate Business Names
MBM Life Quotes, LLC

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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