What Makes New York Life Different

The Only Life Insurance Program
Endorsed by AARP

AARP members have exclusive access to the AARP Life Insurance Program from New York Life.
We offer a range of life insurance products that can help you fulfill the promises you make to your loved ones.

AARP-Endorsed Life Insurance Program

When you’re over 50, it isn’t always easy to find quality life insurance with the features you may need. To help make it simpler for AARP members to apply for valuable life insurance protection, New York Life provides a life insurance program exclusively for its members. Through this program, AARP members ages 50 to 80—and their spouses/partners ages 45 to 80—have exclusive access to a broad range of valuable life insurance coverage options, plus valuable benefits.

New York Life's History of Financial Strength...

For more than 175 years, we have backed the long-term promises we have made to our policyholders. As a mutual company, owned by our policyholders, we are not subject to the pressures of shareholders, and do not have to take aggressive risks to meet Wall Street’s expectations.

...And Why It Matters to You

Life insurance is something you buy for the long term. It’s important to choose a company that makes long-term stability a priority – and has the history and financial standing to prove it. New York Life Insurance Company, including its subsidiaries, is a Fortune 100 company. Our strength and stability are your assurance that we will be there for you and your family when you need us.

We’ll Be There For You And Your Family

All AARP Life Insurance Program coverage is underwritten by New York Life Insurance Company. We have the highest ratings for financial strength currently awarded to any U.S. life insurer from the leading independent rating services.

New York Life: a trusted name for over 175 years



“Exceptionally Strong”


“Highest Quality”


“Very Strong”


Ratings as of 10/18/22. New York Life Insurance Company has the highest ratings for financial strength currently awarded to any U.S. life insurer from the leading independent rating services: A.M. Best, Fitch and Moody's Investors Service Highest Rating, Standard & Poor's Second-Highest Rating.

Our Commitment to Customer Service

If you have a question about your coverage or you need to file a claim, it’s important to know that New York Life's highly-trained insurance professionals will handle your requests quickly and effectively. Our representatives have been recognized by the customer service industry for their expertise in resolving customer inquiries, and look forward to serving you when you call.

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