Who We Are
At MassMutual New York State, we listen to you and strive to understand you and your family, your business and your dreams for the future. We can help you achieve your long-term financial goals by sharing our wisdom, advice and guidance.
We currently serve over 79,223 individuals, families and businesses1 in New York and Pennsylvania through our network of financial professionals. Our more than 300 associates, staff and management have expertise in creating financial strategies backed by a wide range of product offerings and services.
Our management team, associates and staff work in Buffalo, Syracuse and the greater Western New York area, but we also live here and raise our families here. Because of that, MassMutual New York State is committed to being an active participant in the community. We support many different organizations and events such as the American Cancer Society, Compeer Inc., Heritage Centers Foundation, Gilda’s Club of WNY, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County, P.U.N.T. Foundation, PUCCS Foundation, Casual Friday program for Charity, and many more.
Our Measures of Community Value
Through 2015, MassMutual New York State has:
- over $15 billion of life insurance coverage in force2.
- paid over $53 million in life insurance benefits3and $11 million in disability income insurance benefits (claims)4 to our clients.
- paid $52 million in dividends5to MassMutual clients who own eligible participating whole life policies with MassMutual.
- distributed $28 million in free6life insurance to eligible families as part of MassMutual’s LifeBridgeSM
1 An insured, owner, or payer of a MassMutual policy or contract (12/31/2015).
2 Amount of individual life insurance in force at the end of the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and its subsidiaries, C.M. Life Insurance Company and MML Bay State Life Insurance Company (12/31/2015).
3 Amount of individual life insurance claims paid during the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and its subsidiaries, C.M. Life Insurance Company and MML Bay State Life Insurance Company (12/31/2015).
4 Amount of disability income insurance claims paid during the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (12/31/2015).
5 The amount of dividends to whole life policyholders in 2015.
6 MassMutual pays the premiums (12/31/2015).
MassMutual Financial Group is a marketing name for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) and its affiliated companies and sales representatives. Local sales agencies are not subsidiaries of MassMutual or its affiliated companies.
Securities, investment advisory and financial planning services offered through qualified registered representatives of MML Investors Services, LLC, Member SIPC. Supervisory Office: 300 Corporate Parkway, Suite 216N, Amherst, NY 14226; Phone: 716-852-1321.
Financial Services Representatives are independent contractors and are not employees of MassMutual, its subsidiaries, or of General Agents with whom they contract.