SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 22, 2004 (November 22, 2004)
|(State or other jurisdiction
400 East Anderson Lane
Austin, Texas 78752
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
EX - 99.3 News Release issued by Citizens, Inc. on November 22, 2004.
SECTION 8 OTHER EVENTS
ITEM 8.01 OTHER EVENTS
On November 22, 2004, Citizens, Inc. (Citizens) issued a news release (the November 22, 2004 Release) announcing the declaration of a 7% common stock dividend issuable December 31, 2004, to holders of record of its Class A and Class B common stock as of December 1, 2004.
The information in this report, including the exhibit filed herewith, is being furnished, not filed, for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
SECTION 9 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
|(a)||Financial Statements of businesses acquired:|
|(b)||Pro Forma financial information:|
|The following exhibit is included with this Current Report on Form 8-K:|
|News Release issued by Citizens, Inc. on November 22, 2004.|
Pursuant to the requirement of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|By:||/s/ Mark A. Oliver
Mark A. Oliver, President
Date: November 22, 2004