Aspida Life Insurance Company

Aspida Life Insurance offers two types of annuity products in 48 states — fixed annuities and fixed index annuities. You cannot purchase one of Aspida’s annuity products if you live in New York or Connecticut. Learn about Aspida’s overall company ratings and annuity products to determine if they suit your financial needs.

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About Aspida

Recently founded in 2021, Aspida is a newer life insurance company compared to other annuity providers. Aspida’s main goal is to provide fast, simple retirement solutions — like annuities — in today’s digital age. They’ve partnered with many professionals that have over 200 years of combined life insurance and annuity experience.

Aspida Life Insurance is backed by Ares Management Corporation, a leading global alternative investment manager. Ares oversees Aspida’s asset management, capital solutions and other development services. As of September 2022, Ares has $341 billion assets under management.

Aspida offers annuities in 48 U.S. states — excluding New York and Connecticut — and the District of Columbia. Their indirect subsidiary, Aspida Life Re Ltd., sells annuities globally. Aspida Life Re Ltd. is currently headquartered in Bermuda, a leading location for reinsurance business.

Aspida Contact Information
  • Aspida Life Insurance: 1+(833) 427-7432
  • Aspida Life Re Ltd.: 1+(441) 437-9450

Aspida Credit Ratings

Aspida has high financial strength ratings from two leading credit rating agencies — AM Best and KBRA. A life insurance company’s financial strength is rated based on the company’s ability to pay obligations under policies and contracts.

Aspida Ratings
Credit AgencyFinancial Strength Rating
AM BestA- (Excellent)
KBRAA- (Stable)

Annuity Products Offered by Aspida

Aspida offers two types of annuities — fixed annuities and fixed index annuities. There are three fixed annuities — WealthLock MYGA, Synergy Choice MYGA and Aspida Advisory MYGA — and two fixed index annuities — Synergy Choice Max and WealthLock Accumulator.

Consider your financial needs and the differences between each Aspida annuity before making a purchase.

Aspida’s Fixed Annuity vs. Fixed Index Annuity
Fixed AnnuityFixed Indexed Annuity
Growth PotentialGuaranteed rates, typically higher than CDsPositive return based on selected indices
BeneficiariesAssets passed without probateAssets passed without probate
Principal Protection
Risk LevelLow riskMedium risk
Tax Advantaged
Lifetime Income

Fixed Annuities

Aspida’s fixed annuities are all single premium deferred fixed multi-year guaranteed annuities (MYGA) with a two-to-seven-year guarantee period option. Your MYGA will grow tax-deferred and most offer flexibility to adjust for your current financial situation.

Aspida’s Fixed Annuities
  • Aspida Advisory MYGA
  • Synergy Choice MYGA
  • WealthLock MYGA

Aspida will allow you to make withdrawals from your fixed annuity to cover unexpected costs. After the first year, you can also access 100% of your contract value if you become confined to a nursing home and diagnosed with a terminal illness.

Fixed Index Annuities

Aspida offers two fixed index annuity – WealthLock Accumulator and Synergy Choice Max. They are single premium deferred fixed index annuity with seven-to-10-year contract options.

The WealthLock Accumulator offers protection to get a high rate of return that is tied to an indices’ performance, a fixed rate or both.

Equity Indices Available With the WealthLock Accumulator
  • S&P 500
  • Franklin Templeton
  • Janus Henderson Investors
  • Invesco

You can withdraw 10% of your cash value each year after your first year. Same as Aspida’s fixed annuities, you can also access 100% of your contract value if you become confined to a nursing home and diagnosed with a terminal illness.

If you want to learn about the WealthLock Accumulator’s interest crediting rates, Aspida has a PDF with rates available.

Interested in Buying an Annuity?
Learn about the different types of annuities and find out which one is right for you.

Client Resources

If you’ve already purchased an annuity from Aspida and have additional questions, log into their online portal to receive assistance. Other resources, like specific financial information, forms and submission databases will be available to streamline your process.

If you have a specific need, like filing a claim or general client support for your annuity, you should send an email instead.

Aspida Client Contact Information
Client Support
[email protected]
Claim Support
[email protected]
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Last Modified: January 10, 2023

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  5. Aspida Life Insurance Company. (2022, September). This is Aspida. Retrieved from https://www.aspida.com/images/documents/10004-This-is-Aspida-Ares-Financials.pdf
  6. Aspida Life Insurance Company. (n.d.). WealthLock Accumulator. Retrieved from https://www.aspida.com/wealthlock-accumulator.html
  7. Aspida Re Ltd. (2022). Aspida Re. Retrieved from https://aspidare.bm/index.html
  8. KBRA. (2022, May 24). KBRA Assigns Ratings to Aspida Holdings Ltd. and Its Insurance Operating Subsidiaries. Retrieved from https://www.kbra.com/documents/press-release/53681/kbra-assigns-ratings-to-aspida-holdings-ltd-and-its-insurance-operating-subsidiaries