About New York Life

At New York Life, we help people and businesses face tomorrow with confidence. Since 1845, we've been making sure our customers are prepared for whatever life has in store.

Why do we do it? Because we're just like the people we serve. In fact, many of us are policyowners - with the same hopes and dreams that you have for your family and future.

Funding retirement? Caring for aging parents? Dealing with the death of a family member? No matter what challenge or issue you're facing, chances are we've been there and we can help you.

Talk to your friends and neighbors. Whether you're on your own, have a family, or run your own company, Let's get together to talk about your needs.

To learn more about what the leading ranking agencies say about New York Life Insurance Company, click here.

Company Strength

An insurance policy is only as good as the company behind it. New York Life Insurance Company and its subsidiary, New York Life Insurance and Annuity Corporation1 have received the highest possible ratings currently awarded to any life insurer for financial strength by all four major credit ratings agencies as indicated below.

Moody's: Aaa for financial strength
A.M. Best: A++ for financial strength
Standard & Poor's: AA+ for financial strength
Fitch: AAA for financial strength

Based on revenue as reported by "Fortune 500, Ranked within Industries: Insurance: Life, Health (Mutual)." Fortune Magazine, 6/15/2015. See the ranking here.
1Individual independent rating agency commentary as of 8/11/15.

Company Mission

Our mission is to provide financial security and peace of mind through our insurance, annuity and investment products and services. By continuing to be a mutual company, we are uniquely aligned with our customers. By maintaining superior financial strength, we protect their future. By acting with integrity and humanity, we can earn their trust and loyalty. Every decision we make, every action we take has one overriding purpose: To be here when our customers need us. That’s why we call ourselves The Company You Keep®.