Since our founding, TDC Life has focused exclusively on providing comprehensive life insurance and estate planning solutions to successful individuals, their families, and closely-held businesses.
Our firm currently services over $9 billion of life insurance death benefit through a systematic process of evaluating, constructing, and servicing customized life insurance portfolios through sophisticated wealth preservation strategies and life insurance designs.
Based in Maumee, Ohio, TDC works with a national network of advisers including investment advisers, attorneys, CPAs, and business managers for athletes and entertainers who have partnered with TDC Life to provide best-in-class services for their clients requiring complex wealth preservation strategies.
We take great pride in not only servicing our clients but also being at the forefront of product design and industry trends. TDC Life is one of the elite independent life insurance firms who are owners of Lion Street, a national financial services distribution company composed of the industry’s most elite advisers. As an owner-member and board member of Lion Street, TDC Life works directly with key decision makers at major life insurance companies, allowing us the unique advantage of having influence over how our clients’ interests are represented.
These exclusive resources, combined with cutting-edge technology, gives each client access to the best products, strategies, and experience available.
Dating back to 1958, TDC Life has set the standard amongst independent life insurance agencies by embracing cutting edge wealth preservation strategies while demonstrating a never-ending commitment to a client-first mentality. Approaching nearly $8 billion in death benefit serviced is only our latest milestone in a long history of innovation.
John J. Delp enters the life insurance business
Creation of the John J. Delp Company
One of the first to embrace new Universal Life product
Cleves Delp joins the business | Creation of The Delp Company
One of the first insurance firms to embrace Split Dollar
1989 – 1993
Cleves Delp named Agent of the Year with Alexander J. Hamilton
Dedication of the TDC Building
Tyler Horning joins TDC | Creation of the Exclusive Marketing Organization
Rebrand to TDC Life
Cleves Delp and Tyler Horning become founding owners and board members of Lion Street
TDC featured on cover of Life Insurance Selling Magazine
TDC named Lion Street’s top producing firm
TDC Life surpasses $5 billion of serviced life insurance death benefit
TDC Life named Lion Street’s top producing firm
Establishes Winter Park office | Named a Lion Street Top Producing Firm
Establishes Indianapolis office | Named a Lion Street Top Producing Firm
Completion of new building expansion
Our focus and responsibilities transcend traditional life insurance and estate planning services. Our listen first, then educate approach helps our clients understand how proper life insurance and estate planning not only helps protect, preserve, and grow all they’ve worked a life time to build, but also contribute meaning, purpose and happiness for their family, and generations to come.
So what sets us apart?
- 60+ years of experience with three generations of leadership.
- We are an independent broker – we only represent our client’s interest.
- We serve as the advisor’s advisor working collaboratively with our centers influence for their clients throughout the country.
- We are experts – life insurance is all we do.
- We provide customized solutions to resolve complex wealth planning situations for the affluent.
- Satisfactions Guarantee on optimizing your return.
- We have and provide a clear understanding of advanced effective strategies.
- Implementation of strategy is carried out through a proven, time-tested process.
- Innovative and committed team using latest insurance technology to simplify the process and maximize results.
- Deep industry relationships.
- We service over $9B in life insurance death benefit.