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New York Life Ratings
Overall Rating: 4.39
J.D. Power: 3.54
NAIC: 4.92
AM Best Rating A++
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About New York Life Insurance Company

Customer service/Claims 1-800-225-5695
Corporate Headquarters New York Life
51 Madison Avenue, Suite 3200
New York, NY 10010

New York Life was founded 175 years ago and is one of the oldest and largest mutual insurance companies in the United States.

Policyholders share in the ownership and have received dividends based on the company’s investment performance every year since 1854. In 2020, the company paid out $1.9 billion in dividends to eligible policyholders.

New York Life receives the highest financial-strength ratings and made the list of the world’s most admired companies in Fortune Magazine. The company has more than $1 trillion of life insurance in force and more than 12,000 agents throughout the country. The company focuses on life insurance, retirement income, investments and financial planning.

New York Life Insurance Company life insurance Coverages

  • Whole universal life insurance
  • Term life insurance
  • Universal life insurance
  • Variable universal life insurance
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Hybrid long-term care/life insurance

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