19 June 2012

Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) will report its second quarter earnings after market close on Wednesday, August 1, 2012. A conference call is scheduled for Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. ET, to discuss the second quarter earnings and related matters for the company and its business segments. Earnings material, including the second quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Statistical Supplement, will be made available through www.LincolnFinancial.com/earnings after market close on Wednesday, August 1, 2012.

Webcast Information

Interested persons are invited to listen through the internet. Please visit www.LincolnFinancial.com/webcast at least fifteen minutes prior to the event to register, download and install any necessary streaming media software.

Conference Call Information

Interested persons may also listen to the call by dialing the following numbers:
877-776-4049 (Domestic)
914-495-8602 (International)
Ask for the Lincoln National Conference Call.

Replay Information Audio replay will begin by 4:00 p.m. ET on August 2, 2012, and will be available through midnight ET on Thursday, August 9, 2012. To access the re-broadcast:
800-585-8367 (Domestic)
404-537-3406 (International)

Enter conference code: 90922563

A replay of the call will also be available by 4:00 p.m. ET on August 2, 2012 at www.LincolnFinancial.com/webcast.

About Lincoln Financial Group

Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) and its affiliates. With headquarters in the Philadelphia region, the companies of Lincoln Financial Group had assets under management of $170 billion as of March 31, 2012. Through its affiliated companies, Lincoln Financial Group offers: annuities; life, group life, disability and dental insurance; 401(k) and 403(b) plans; savings plans; and comprehensive financial planning and advisory services. For more information, including a copy of our most recent SEC reports containing our balance sheets, please visit www.LincolnFinancial.com.


Lincoln Financial Group
Investor Contacts:
Jim Sjoreen
E-mail: InvestorRelations@LFG.com
Media Contacts:
Michael Arcaro
E-mail: Michael.Arcaro@LFG.com