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Annuity Basics

While your retirement goals may be complex, an annuity can help make meeting those goals simple.

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Types of Annuities

There are different types of annuities to help meet your unique needs.

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Annuity Myths and Truths

There is a lot of information about annuities out there — and not all of it is true. We'll help dispel some of these myths.

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Investing Basics

An annuity is an investment in your future, and as with any investment, there are several important things to consider.

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5-Year Fixed Term* Deposit Rate

1.25% as of 4/01/2014

Fixed term rates, performance and disclosure

*TIAA-CREF Investment Horizon Annuity. Not available in all states. Read the prospectus carefully before investing.

Exchange Your Annuity

Learn whether exchanging your after-tax annuity to a TIAA-CREF Life after-tax annuity is right for you.

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