Smiling WomanAn annuity may be a good retirement savings option to consider if you have already contributed the annual maximum to other retirement vehicles or are ineligible to participate in more traditional retirement accounts.

While annuities offer some unique tax benefits, and higher contribution limits, they are not a good fit for everybody. Read our frequently asked questions below to help decide whether an annuity is right for you.


To learn more about how after-tax annuities from TIAA-CREF Life Insurance Company may fit in your retirement plan, speak with one of our Annuity Representatives today.
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5-Year Fixed Term* Deposit Rate

1.20% as of 02/01/2016

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

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