A beneficiary is more than just a name

The decisions you make today can affect your future—and the future of those you care about. We’re here to support you in making informed choices.

Know what to do
Planning ahead is a good choice

If you’ve recently experienced a loss or want to be sure family or friends are taken care of in the way you choose, we can help you make important financial decisions.

Contact us
Don’t go it alone
If you have a TIAA account, call

800-842-2252Opens in new window

Weekdays, 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. (ET)

We can help answer your questions.

If you’re a beneficiary, call

888-380-6428Opens in new window

Weekdays, 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. (ET)

We can help answer your questions.

Why tiaa
Our mission-based approach separates us from the pack
You’re the heart of our organization

We’re a different kind of financial company, guided by our shared vision to:

  • Take care of people
  • Act with integrity
  • Deliver excellence
We’re with you for life

No matter where you are in life, we’re here for you. See how we can help when you’re:

  • Starting out financially
  • Managing your money for short- and long-term
  • Transitioning to retirement

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 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.