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Check out the latest and greatest mobile app updates

TIAA mobile application will be getting an update to refresh and streamline your mobile experience.

Access all of your accounts and balances in one single view using our recently refreshed mobile app. You can manage contributions, view your asset allocations and goals, and so much more.

The improved overview page links to quick actions with a single click, has an updated task bar, and displays total balances in line with the web experience.

The retirement summary screen delivers better visibility to your investments and provides a simplified view of your balance vs. contributions.

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Learn more about our recent Digital Engagement Survey

TIAA's new Digital Engagement survey results give an in-depth look into American attitudes on customer technology in the financial services industry.

Cyber security resources

At TIAA, customer data security is a top priority and we combine technology, people, and processes to protect our customers and their personal information.

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View previous enhancements


From registering your TIAA account online to updating your phone number, we’re making it easy for you to access and update your personal information.

You can now register your TIAA account online in a few simple steps, update or add your phone number while signing into your account through our simplified log-in experience.

You can also link your TIAA account with other external accounts in a few simple clicks, once you’re logged in. We’re committed to making things simple for you every step of the way.

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Need a TIAA form notarized? We've partnered with NotarizeOpens in a new window to notarize and upload documents online or in the TIAA mobile app.

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TIAA offers numerous investment resources to help explain our annuity, mutual fund and real estate products. Take a look at our newly created Investment Profile pages, which show important performance, risk and ratings information to consider when choosing investments. You can also find a library of definitions and educational content.

Everything you need to know – and more – is easily accessible. We’ve done the heavy lifting to help make this year’s tax season as seamless as possible.

Visit our Tax Center today to find information on the following items and much more:

  • View and print your current and previous tax return forms
  • Understand the tax impacts of CARES Act withdrawals
  • Learn about withholdings and browse tax-related frequently asked questions (FAQs)
  • Chat with a virtual agent

As a reminder, the tax deadline is May 17, 2021.

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View and make loan repayments from the palm of your hand using TIAA’s mobile app. You can fund your IRA, manage your contributions or choose a view that works for you on the go and so much more.

You can now view your retirement loan balance and make one-time loan payments live on the TIAA mobile app. If you should ever miss a loan payment, the app will notify you so you can avoid defaulting on your loan.

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We're in this together

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act aims to help you navigate this period of uncertainty. You can learn more about the CARES Act and what it means for you.


2020 RMDs are canceled

There are no required minimum distributions from retirement accounts in 2020. Find out what this could mean for you.

Coronavirus-related loans & withdrawals

The CARES Act removes penalties for retirement withdrawals and increases the limits on loans.

1-year loan repayment suspensions

If you're repaying a retirement loan, you can apply for a one-year suspension on repayments with no penalty.

Need a TIAA form notarized? We've partnered with NotarizeOpens in a new window to notarize and upload documents online or in the TIAA mobile app.

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Now you can upload larger files! We've increased our upload capacity to 50 MB for your online account and TIAA Safe Estate account.

Use biometrics to log in

We made it easier to enable Face ID or your fingerprint to securely log into your TIAA mobile app.

If you haven’t already, download the TIAA Mobile App to your device. Depending on your phone, you’ll be presented with an option to enable biometric identification (through either a fingerprint or facial recognition).

Download from the App StoreOpens in a new window or the Google Play StoreOpens in a new window

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Get your TIAA tax forms on TurboTax®

You can now access most TIAA tax forms in TurboTax®, including retirement 1099s, brokerage forms, trusts forms and mutual fund account forms.

You can pull these forms directly into your tax returns.

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Take advantage of TIAA's digital tools

  1. Make sure you’re signed up for eDeliveryOpens in a new window to avoid sending and receiving paper mail
  2. Look for TIAA’s automated assistant while you’re making changes online
  3. Enable Amazon Alexa’s “TIAA” skill for balance updates and more
  4. Download TIAA’s mobile up to easily share files, get your account balance and much more: Download from the App StoreOpens in a new window or the Google Play StoreOpens in a new window
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We launched the new beneficiary homepage

This page is designed for those who have inherited TIAA accounts. It’s the fourth in a series of start pages that aim to provide more relevant information for our customers.

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In response to COVID-19, the deadline for filing federal income taxes has been moved from April 15 to July 15 of 2020.

Get your TIAA balance from Amazon Alexa

Enable the TIAA skill on your Amazon Alexa device to ask about your account balance, stock quotes, TIAA office locations and more.

Diagram showing questions to ask Alexa. Questions include, "Alexa, where's the closest TIAA advisor?", "Alexa, how did the market perform?", "Alexa, when will I get my W-2?", and "Alexa, what's my retirement balance?"

How the SECURE Act could impact your retirement money

Find out about the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act aims to help you save and get more income for life when you retire.

All about your taxes for 2019

Access forms, documents, and schedules to make sure you’re ready to file taxes by April 15.

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More accounts now in 360° Financial View

Get a more complete picture of your money with bank, brokerage, and trust accounts fully integrated in your 360° Financial View.

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Easy 1-click eDelivery settings

We’ve made going paperless easy with just one click. Set everything to eDelivery or select how you want to received your important information. Go to your personal profile’s communication preferencesOpens in a new window page to change your settings.

Get SMS alerts about potential fraud or suspicious activity

Your security is important to us, and we will notify you if we detect potentially suspicious activity. Go to your personal profile’s communication preferencesOpens in a new window to sign up to for text message alerts.

Easier online enrollment

The new online experience features the “choose for me” path, making it simpler and faster to enroll in employer-sponsored plans.

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Customizing your start page

New and personalized start pages feature the information that matters most.

See if one of these customized start pages is available for you. You can always change it back later.

New enrollee

Features guidance to help new customers get the most from their TIAA account.


You can always switch back to your standard start page.

Nearing retirement

Features retirement savings, projected income and other info as you approach your target retirement age.

In retirement

Features TIAA income, required minimum distributions and more for those already retired.

Ask SIRI for your account balance

TIAA is giving you more ways to stay connected to your money. If you’re an iOS user, you can now ask Siri for your TIAA retirement, bank or brokerage account balances.

Download the TIAA mobile app

App StoreOpens in a new window | Google Play StoreOpens in a new window

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