Protect your retirement from market volatility


Insights and tools to give you the confidence to weather market ups and downs.

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Tips for navigating turbulent markets

Does market volatility = portfolio volatility?

Not necessarily. You can take steps to keep volatility at bay and conserve your savings.

Five things to know about market volatility

Stocks and bonds are down, inflation and interest rates are up. We've got you covered for worries about market volatility and your retirement.

How to invest as you near retirement

Don't let market ups and downs upend your best-laid plans.

Latest insights from Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA

Adapting to high tide

We see little reason to expect inflation and interest rates will recede much further from their recent high-water marks any time soon, although some potentially strong cross-currents might roil the surf.

The Fed remains on track for rate cuts later this year

Despite upgrades to growth and inflation in the Fed’s economic projections, Chair Powell signaled that rate cuts remain likely later this year.

With TIAA Traditional, you get guaranteed growth—no matter the market

Protect your retirement savings with guaranteed growth in even the most volatile markets.1

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1Rates vary by contract. All guarantees are based on TIAA's claims-paying ability. TIAA Traditional is a guaranteed insurance contract and not an investment for federal securities law purposes. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. The rates TIAA credits are quoted as effective annual rates with interest compounded daily and once declared, remain in effect during the current declaration year (March 1, 2023 - February 29, 2024). This means that funds applied to TIAA Traditional in the current month will be credited with the indicated effective annual rates until February 29, 2024, and that the rates are subject to change starting March 1, 2024.

This material is for informational or educational purposes only and does not constitute fiduciary investment advice under ERISA, a securities recommendation under all securities laws, or an insurance product recommendation under state insurance laws or regulations. This material does not take into account any specific objectives or circumstances of any particular investor, or suggest any specific course of action. Investment decisions should be made based on the investor's own objectives and circumstances.

The views expressed in this material may change in response to changing economic and market conditions. Past performance is notindicative of future returns.

Any guarantees under annuities issued by TIAA are subject to TIAA's claims-paying ability.

Annuity contracts may contain terms for keeping them in force. Your financial consultant can provide you with costs and complete details.

TIAA Traditional is a fixed annuity product issued through these contracts: Form series including but not limited to: 1000.24; G 1000.4; IGRS 01 84 ACC; IGRSP 01 84 ACC; 6008.8. Not all contracts are available in all states or currently issued.