Why we’re different

TIAA supports the financial well-being of those who make a difference

You have to be different to make a difference
Who we serve
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Meet the TIAA Difference Makers

To mark our 100th year, we’re honoring extraordinary people making a positive impact in their communities.

The nonprofits we serve

One hundred years ago, TIAA began working with retiring teachers. Andrew Carnegie’s vision lives on as we continue to help those who serve in the following fields meet their retirement goals and retire with dignity.
Higher Education
We help improve your employees' financial well-being.
Our experience makes us uniquely qualified to help drive successful retirement outcomes.
We promote risk-managed plans for government organizations of all shapes and sizes.
We're ranked #1 among financial firms serving the K–12 retirement markets.1

With you every step of the way


Potential clients

Let's talk about what we can do to support you and your organization. We help plan sponsors with everything from plan design and management to employee engagement.

Existing clients

We partner with more than 15,000 organizations to help plan sponsors and employees develop and manage retirement plans.

TIAA also partners with plan consultants & advisors

We provide real support for your business efforts. See how we can help consultants and advisors deliver high-quality retirement programs and a range of investment products for your clients.
1 Source: LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute, Not-for-Profit Market Survey, fourth-quarter 2016 results. Based on a survey of 17 companies; TIAA assets by market segment estimated. Market share ranking does not reflect current investment performance.