Nick Abbate, FIC, MDRT, SKC

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Nick Abbate, FIC, MDRT, and SKC

Nick Abbate is a Field Agent with the Abbate Agency serving Brother Knights and their families in Richmond, Ft Lee, Farmville and Lynchburg. In this role he educates, councils and advises Brother Knights and their families on the importance of securing their financial future and being able to achieve their financial goals and aspirations. Nick was born in Nashville, Tennessee, and has lived in Georgia, Massachusetts, Maryland, Colorado, New Jersey, Virginia, North Carolina, Florida and Utah. Nick attended St Gregory the Great in Virginia Beach. He graduated from Kempsville HS and earned a full Air Force ROTC Scholarship at UNC Pembroke. 

Nick graduated Cum Laude in International Relations. He then attended Air Force flight school in FL and then reported to his first duty station at Robbins AFB in GA as an Air Battle Manager in the JSTARs community. During his 7.5-year career he was deployed to the Middle East 4 times. Nick is married to his wife of three years, Arielle. Nick and Arielle have a 17 month old daughter Mary Grace. Arielle is a pharmacist and also left the Air Force as a Major after 7.5 years of active duty. She is now a pharmacist in the Richmond area.
Nick continues his service as a Captain in the Air National Guard working out of DC. Nick is the son of Julie and Bob Abbate, the General Agent for the Knights of Columbus in Virginia. Nick’s younger brother, Field Agent Max Abbate, resides in Williamsburg and operates the Williamsburg Knights of Columbus office. Nick is responsible for the following councils: Msgr Francis Byrne #5476, Fr William Nolte #11533, Bernard Quinn #11710, St Martins of Tours #15794, St Theresa’s # 11678, Holy Cross #595.

Becoming an owner

Get you and your family exclusive access to top-quality products from a financially strong* and ethically sound life insurer.**

We have no stockholders taking our profits, as a nonprofit religious organization we have certain tax advantages, have 40 years of A+ or higher ratings by AM Best, and are listed on the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” list. Our profits go back into our “owners” policies and they grow, every year. Becoming an owner means becoming a full part of the vision and taking care of your family with solid Catholic investments through our life insurance, retirement planning, estate planning, long term care insurance, and/or disability insurance programs.

I can offer you free insurance needs analysis, advice on estate preservation and mortgage protection, retirement planning, tax-deferred savings options, discussion of disability income and long-term care needs, free Catholic personal planning resources and much more.

Furthermore, one of the most important services that we offer is the assistance given to the widows and children of our members. I can offer help in the filing of all insurance claims, retirement benefits, employer benefits and more.  I can also keep you abreast of scholarship opportunities. Learn more about the advantages of ownership today!

For more than 130 years, the Knights of Columbus Insurance program has carried on the vision of its founder, Venerable Father Michael J. McGivney, by protecting hundreds of thousands of Catholic families.

Today, we have more than $110 billion of life insurance in force, and nearly 1,500 full-time brother agents. We are – first and foremost – a Catholic business. We will not invest in companies that deal in abortions and abortifacients, pornography, and other lines of business that violate Church teaching. We invest ethically, and give generously.

*As of 1/12/18, rated A+, Superior for Financial Strength by A.M. Best. **Named a 2018 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute.

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Nick Abbate Practice

1243 Gateway Center Pkwy
Richmond, VA 23235

Hours: M-Th: 9am – 5pm, Fri: 9am-12pm