Rate Adjustments from American Equity and National Life Group

American Equity

Rate Adjustment on GuaranteeShield™ 3 & 5, effective January 10

American Equity is proud to offer simple, transparent products at competitive rates within the industry. They remain committed to helping their contract owners protect their retirement dollars.

GuaranteeShield 3 & 5 Rates

American Equity will be making changes to their rates on GuaranteeShield 3 & 5 fixed annuities. These changes are effective Wednesday, January 10.

For clients to qualify for the current rates, applications along with cash or 1035/Transfer paperwork must be received by 5:00 p.m. CST on January 9, 2024, and transfer funds must be received by 5:00 p.m. CST on February 9, 2024.

Premium Band

3 Year
Current Rates

3 Year
 New Rates

5 Year 
Current Rates

5 Year
New Rates











$249,999.01 and higher





American Equity thanks you for your continued business. If you have any questions, please call Sales Support at 888-647-1371. To get updated sales materials and order custom ad slicks, log into their agent site. 

* Rates are set at issue and subject to change. *
* Annuity Contract and Rider issued under form series ICC20 BASE-SPDA, ICC20 SPDA-5, ICC20 SPDA-3, ICC20 R-EBR and state variations thereof. Availability may vary by state. *
* Guarantees are based on the financial strength and claims paying ability of American Equity and are not guaranteed by any bank or insured by the FDIC. *

National Life Group

Growth Annuities Get Higher Rates!

Help clients save more with higher participation and cap rates.

The new year kicks off with great news for your clients — participation and cap rates on growth annuities are up:

Effective 12/29/2023

  • Participation and cap rates increased for Zenith Growth (7 & 10) and Growth Driver (7 & 10)

Effective 01/08/2024

  • FIT Secure Growth participation rates and caps will increase

Click here for more information on the New Annuity Rates


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