NU Online News Service, Aug. 23, 4:15 p.m. – Fortune Credit & Insurance Services and its life insurance subsidiary AgentsWanted.net are expanding life insurance operations into Southern California with plans to develop a Northern California base in the near future, according to their parent company Saratoga International Holdings Corp., Kirkland, Wash.

AgentsWanted.net recruits large agencies and individual agents to sell annuities and other products to older consumers. The company, which has been operating in Washington and Texas, says the move into Southern California is a step toward a planned national rollout.