Teachers Insurance And Annuity Association Of America

The Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association of America (TIAA), formerly known as TIAA-CREF, is a Fortune 100 financial services organization. It is a private provider of financial retirement services in the academic, research, medical, cultural, and governmental fields. TIAA serves over 5 million active and retired employees participating at more than 15,000 institutions and has $1 trillion in combined assets under management with holdings in more than 50 countries. Initially organized as a tax-exempt non-profit organization, a 1997 tax bill removed TIAA’s tax exemption. It is now organized as a non-profit organization, the TIAA Board of Governors, with taxable subsidiaries. All profits are returned to policyholders. TIAA’s headquarters are located in Manhattan, and it has major offices in Denver, Colorado; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Dallas, Texas, as well as 70 local offices throughout the U.S. TIAA was founded in 1918 by Andrew Carnegie and his Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

Company Details
Founded 1918
Phone 212-490-9000
Address 730 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Insurance Types Annuity, Health, Life
A.M. Best
BBB Rating