The Allstate Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the property-liability insurance and life insurance businesses in the United States and Canada. The company’s Allstate Protection segment sells private passenger auto and homeowners insurance products under the Allstate, Encompass, Esurance brand names. It also provides specialty auto products, including motorcycle, trailer, motor home, and off-road vehicle insurance policies; other personal lines products comprising renter, condominium, landlord, boat, umbrella, and manufactured home insurance policies; roadside assistance products; and commercial products for small business owners, as well as insurance agency services. In addition, this segment sells retirement and investment products, including mutual funds, fixed and variable annuities, disability insurance, and long-term care insurance products. Further, it sells its products through contact centers and Internet. The company’s Allstate Financial segment offers traditional and variable life insurance; voluntary accident and health insurance products; deferred and immediate fixed annuities; and funding agreements backing medium-term notes. This segment markets its products through its agencies and financial specialists, and workplace enrolling independent agents. The Allstate Corporation was founded in 1931 and is headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois.