Filing a Beneficiary Claim
At American Equity, we understand the hardship of losing a loved one. One of the most important aspects of our work is to extend a helping hand to the friends and family members of contract owners who have passed.
Please allow an Annuity Claims representative to assist you when filing a beneficiary claim.
Contact Our Annuity Claims Department
Monday – Thursday 8:00am to 4:45pm Central Time
Friday 8:00am to 1:00pm Central Time
ATTN: ANNUITY CLAIMS
PO BOX 71216
DES MOINES, IA 50325
Information Needed to Report a Claim
When calling to report the death of an American Equity contract owner, please be prepared to provide the following information:
Full Name of the Deceased
Annuity Contract Number(s)
Date of Death