We’re the #1 provider of 403(b) plans for public school employees1

We’re committed to helping educators

Equitable is proud to continue our long history of serving the educator community, to help them make sound financial choices and prepare them for the future they imagine. We thank you for doing everything you can to support our children. That's why we'll do everything we can to support you.

We help educators save for the future they imagine

See how much you may need for retirement and why a 403(b) could work for you.

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Ready to tackle student loan debt?

If you work for a public school, you may qualify for student loan forgiveness programs, which could result in lower monthly payments. Equitable Advisors Financial Professionals can help you see if you qualify for assistance.2

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We support organizations that support you and your school

donors choose

DonorsChoose gets your students what they need. Connect to a thriving community of donors that is eager to fund your classroom projects.

Everfi
EVERFI provides teachers with a variety of online financial literacy resources, including free digital lessons, to support remote learning. 
SADD
Equitable Foundation partners and collaborates with organizations such as Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD), providing financial literacy education for schools and students.
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Each year through  Equitable ExcellenceSM, we award nearly $2 million in scholarships to deserving students. We also give a $1,000 grant to each winner's high school, acknowledging the critical role their educators play in their success.
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Do you have a pension gap?

There may be a gap between your pension and the funds you’ll need for the comfortable retirement you imagine.

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There's value in working with a financial professional3

Successful savers work with financial professionals to help them close their pension gaps by saving sooner and saving more.

Ready to get started?

Whether you’re ready to enroll now or have a few questions first, choose how you want to get started.

1 LIMRA, Not-for-Profit Survey, Q1 2020 Results, based on 403(b) plan participants and contributions. This applies specifically and exclusively to Equitable Financial Life Insurance Company (Equitable Financial).

2 Student loan forgiveness services are offered through StudentLoan Tech. StudentLoan Tech helps to determine your eligibility for the Federal Student Loan Forgiveness programs. StudentLoan Tech is not an affiliate of Equitable Financial Life Insurance Company or its affiliates. Neither Equitable Advisors, Equitable nor its affiliates are responsible for the output or enrollment documents provided by StudentLoan Tech.

3 Equitable, “The value of the advisor: The impact of advisors on financial outcomes among K–12 educators,” 2020.

Important note: Equitable believes that education is a key step toward addressing your financial goals, and we’ve designed this material to serve simply as an informational and educational resource. This does not offer or constitute investment advice and makes no direct or indirect recommendation of any particular product or the appropriateness of any particular investment-related option. Your needs, goals and circumstances are unique, and they require the individualized attention of your financial professional.

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