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Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company, or Mutual of Omaha, has a long-standing history of growth and widespread support of clients.

“For more than 100 years, Mutual of Omaha’s legacy has been a commitment to helping people protect what’s important to them,” according to the Mutual of Omaha website.

The Nebraska-based company’s vision is for every customer to have “a financial future imagined, planned and secured.” With a lion as its logo, Mutual of Omaha reflects its values of protection, strength and loyalty.

The Mutual of Omaha Foundation set goals to invest and strengthen the community. In the first half of 2022 alone, the Foundation granted more than $1.7 million to 57 nonprofit organizations.

About Mutual of Omaha

The company chartered under the name Mutual Benefit Health & Accident Association in 1909 and began issuing health and accident insurance in 1910.

In 1950, the organization’s name was shortened to Mutual of Omaha, and soon thereafter it became the first health and accident company to order an IBM data processing system.

Continuing with its use of leading-edge technology, Mutual of Omaha was one of the first insurance businesses to create an online application for Medicare Supplement policies in 2014. The mutual company has since broadened its reach and acquired subsidiaries throughout its history, including the following companies:

  • United of Omaha Life Insurance Company
  • Companion Life Insurance Company
  • United World Life Insurance Company
  • Omaha Insurance Company
  • Mutual of Omaha Investor Services, Inc.
  • Omaha Supplemental Insurance Company
  • East Campus Realty, LLC
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Current Mutual of Omaha annuity customers can reach the company through the following number: 1-800-775-6000

Credit Ratings

Credit ratings help gauge annuity providers’ ability to withstand future financial stress and cover claims. As a consumer, it is important to choose a company that exhibits financial strength and offers products that align with your financial goals.

Mutual of Omaha has earned solid ratings from three major credit rating agencies — AM Best, Moody’s Investors Service and S&P Global Ratings.

Credit Ratings: Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company and United of Omaha Life Insurance Company

Credit Rating
AM Best A+
Moody’s A1
S&P Global Ratings A+

Annuity Products Offered by Mutual of Omaha

Mutual of Omaha currently issues two types of annuity products: income annuities and deferred annuities. These annuities are underwritten by United of Omaha Life Insurance Company.

Income Annuities

Income annuities can provide a fixed income stream, and they are often used to supplement other income for a specific time span or for a lifetime. Income annuities offer optional benefits to meet your needs, such as cost-of-living adjustments and guaranteed beneficiary payments.

Mutual of Omaha’s income annuity products include:

  • Ultra-Income
  • Income Access
  • Deferred Income Protector
  • Income Annuity with Premium Return

Deferred Annuities

Deferred annuities offer tax-deferred growth. These products have a rate of return that is guaranteed for a chosen period of five or seven years. You can also choose from a variety of income payout options.

The following deferred annuities are available to consumers from Mutual of Omaha:

  • Bonus Flexible Annuity
  • Ultra-Secure Plus
  • Ultra-Premier
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Client Resources

Policyholders can file an individual or workplace claim on the Mutual of Omaha website. The company also provides a Medicare Advice Center and financial planning advice for the following topics:

  • Learning about Medicare options
  • Preparing for retirement
  • Building a stronger business
  • Understanding life insurance
  • Tackling finances
  • Living a healthier life
  • Traveling the world

Mutual of Omaha is also known for its “Wild Kingdom” television series that started in 1963, impacting conservation efforts for wildlife and the planet. According to Mutual of Omaha, “protecting families — yours and our global family — is in our DNA.”


If you have an annuity with Mutual of Omaha, you can log into your account at:

Mutual of Omaha’s Annuity Login Page

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Last Modified: July 2, 2023

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  3. Mutual of Omaha Foundation. (2022, June 21). Mutual of Omaha’s Community Investments the Foundation Has Granted More Than $1.7 Million in First 6 Months of 2022. Retrieved from
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