• Analytics

    Our big data analytics finds those clients of yours who are ready to purchase.

  • Marketing

    Our customized marketing emails know just the right hot buttons to convert.

  • Product

    Our single digital page application makes the usual 30-page paper one obsolete.

  • Underwriting

    Our underwriting process happens instantly — not the usual 2-4 months.

  • Distribution

    Our distribution is fully electronic, delivering policies and paying commissions in minutes.

Selling disability insurance just went from a non­-starter to a no­-brainer.

Banks Have Billions in Hidden Revenue

It’s not in their vaults. It’s in their client bases.

Bringing disability insurance into the digital age.

  • Our Mission

    To be the nation’s smartest and largest distributor of disability insurance, by radically simplifying the process and maximizing the ROI.

  • Our Vision

    To partner with banks, credit unions, insurance agencies, and financial institutions in order to unlock the massive amount of revenue in their client bases.

  • Our Belief

    That by significantly easing and speeding the process of purchasing disability insurance, 85% of working Americans who used to have coverage will buy it again.

  • Ted Stearns

    Co-Founder & CEO

    As a guiding force of Simple, Ted oversees strategic and creative leadership to ensure that Simple's innovation produces the highest yield for our client’s investments. Ted brings over 20 years in financial technology, and was the Founder and CEO of InsureWell, the nation’s largest retail online distributor of disability insurance. A passionate inventor, he is the dynamism behind two provisional patents that enabled consumers to generate quotes from top providers and compare plans. Ted will lead Simple to transform an industry.

  • Amanda Lettmann

    Co-Founder & COO

    Amanda brings over 19 years of global Business Operations and Transformation leadership to Simple. She has accelerated the adoption and benefits of advanced technological solutions in hi-tech and digital marketing, successfully executing and integrating over $3B in innovative tech programs at such companies as Adobe Systems, EMC, and the US Air Force (Active Duty). Leading Operations, HR, Accounts and teams, Amanda focuses on achieving strategic and tactical solutions for Simple's clients.

  • Thierry Schang


    Always on the leading edge, Thierry was VP of Engineering at TIBCO Software, where he developed software that generated over $1B in license revenue and grew their worldwide R&D organization More recently, Thierry rolled out TIBCO's first cloud-based integration platform. At Simple, Thierry is passionate about creating a first class engineering team to fulfill the dreams of our customers. Thierry also acts as a mentor at the Plug and Play Tech Center, advising startups on setting up technology teams.

  • Paul D. Mineck


    Paul has 15 years of experience in financial services and was formerly the CMO Transamerica’s largest agency World Financial Group. He brings extensive proficiency in implementing innovative technology solutions to improve both agent and customer experiences in the distribution of financial solutions. Paul is a fervent advocate of financial education and health and focuses on the deployment of the SimpleDisabilty platform to the millions of Americans that need the income protection that it provides.

  • Careers

    • Data Scientist
    • UX Designer
    • Front-End Developer
    • Back-End Developer

    We're looking for talented team members who feel most comfortable when they're working on something new and exciting in an energetic environment. If this sounds like you, don't wait. Get in touch with us immediately. We're building the team of teams, and if you've got the right stuff, Simple is the right place.