Multi-Year Guarantee Annuity
Issuing Insurance Company and Ratings
The SecureGain 3 is a deferred multi-year guarantee annuity issued by MassMutual Ascend Life Insurance Company.
This annuity is a premium banded product. The interest rate you earn will vary depending on the amount of premium you deposit (see Rate Details below). Currently, the highest 3 year guarantee period annual yield is 4.10% on premium amounts of $100,000 – See Notes. This is the guaranteed annual yield, including bonuses if applicable, for the initial guarantee period term, up to the first penalty free full withdrawal window. The SecureGain 3 has a full penalty free withdrawal window after 3 years.
During the time in which the annuity is subject to surrender penalties, there are policy provisions that allow partial access on a penalty free basis.
Beginning with the first contract year, and each year thereafter, this annuity provides up to 10% (noncumulative) of the contract value may be withdrawn from the annuity each contract year without penalty.
This annuity also waives withdrawal penalties upon death. Your named beneficiary(ies) will receive a death benefit equal to the full accumulation value. A beneficiary may choose to receive their death benefit in either a lump sum or select an available annuitization option.
Details on additional penalty waivers can be found in the Penalty Free Withdrawal Provisions section below.
MassMutual Ascend Life Insurance Company is rated “A+” by A.M. Best, was founded in 1961, and has over $38.3 billion in total assets.
Nov 1st, 2022
Premium Amount: $100,000 - See Notes High-Band
|3 Year Guarantee Period Annual Yield:||4.10%|
|Interest rate start of year 1 through end of year 3:||4.10%|
Premium Amount: $10,000 - $99,999 Low-Band
|3 Year Guarantee Period Annual Yield:||3.95%|
|Interest rate start of year 1 through end of year 3:||3.95%|
Initial Surrender Charge and MVA Periods
Early Surrender Charges: 6 years
Market Value Adjustment (MVA): 6 years
Penalty Free Full Withdrawal Window Available After: 3 years
State variations may exist, refer to product disclosure for details.
Min Premium Non-Qualified: $10,000
Max Premium Non-Qualified: See Notes
Max Issue Age Non-Qualified: 89
Rate Lock on Transfers: 60 days
Death Benefit: Accumulation Value
Min Premium Qualified: $10,000
Max Premium Qualified: See Notes
Max Issue Age Qualified: 89
Subject to MVA: Yes
Income Rider Available: No
Penalty Free Withdrawal Provisions
First Year Withdrawals: 10%
Cumulative Withdrawals: No
Penalty Waivers: Annuitization, Death, Extended Care and Terminal Illness
Years 2+ Withdrawals: 10%
RMD Friendly: Yes
See product brochure, disclosure and riders for additional details, limitations and availability. State variations, age restrictions and holding periods may apply.
Not available in: AK, NY and UT (as of 10/03/2022)