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Index Annuities Premium Bonus Interest/Index Rates
Rates differ when Income Benefit Rider (IBR) elected
Surrender Charges Ages Premiums Riders
Account Options Non IBR IBR
MarketPower Bonus Index 10% of premium in year 1 1-Year Interest

The fixed rate is guaranteed for one contract year. On contract anniversaries the rate may change subject to the contractual Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate. All subsequent premiums received are applied to this account until the contract anniversary, then allocated per your instructions. The Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate is 1.0%.

1.15% 1.00%

14 Years2


20, 20, 19, 19, 18, 17, 16, 14, 12, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2%

0 - 75

First Year Only

Minimum
$10,000 NQ/Q

Maximum
$1,000,0001

$2,000 Additional

Income Rider with Chronic-Illness Double

Nursing Home Waiver

Terminal Illness

S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500 Index from the previous contract anniversary, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 1.0%.

2.25% 2.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary to the monthly index average, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 1.0%.

2.50% 2.25%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index monthly average from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

25.00% 23.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Cap

Index credits are based on the cumulative sum of capped monthly changes in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary. Each monthly gain is subject to a cap, but monthly declines are not subject to a floor. The minimum cap is 0.5%.

1.30% 1.15%
S&P 500 2-Year Monthly Average Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous two-year contract anniversary to the monthly index average over a two-year period, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 3.0%.

5.00% 4.00%
Focus50 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

45.00% 40.00%
Focus50 2-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous two-year contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

65.00% 60.00%
MarketTen Bonus Index 6% of premium in years 1-5 1-Year Interest

The fixed rate is guaranteed for one contract year. On contract anniversaries the rate may change subject to the contractual Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate. All subsequent premiums received are applied to this account until the contract anniversary, then allocated per your instructions. The Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate is 1.0%

1.10% 1.00%

10 Years2


10, 10, 10, 10, 8.5, 7, 5.5, 4, 3, 1.5%

0 - 80

Flexible

Minimum
$10,000 NQ / $5,000 Q

Maximum
$1,000,0001

$2,000 Additional

Return of Premium

Income Rider with Chronic-Illness Double

Nursing Home Waiver

Terminal Illness

S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 1.0%.

2.25% 2.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary to the monthly index average, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 1.0%.

2.50% 2.25%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index monthly average from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

23.00% 18.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Cap

Index credits are based on the cumulative sum of capped monthly changes in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary. Each monthly gain is subject to a cap, but monthly declines are not subject to a floor. The minimum cap is 0.5%.

1.20% 1.10%
S&P 500 2-Year Monthly Average Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous two-year contract anniversary to the monthly index average over a two-year period, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 3.0%.

5.00% 4.00%
Focus50 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

45.00% 40.00%
Focus50 2-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous two-year contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

65.00% 60.00%
MarketValue Index 1-Year Interest

The fixed rate is guaranteed for one contract year. On contract anniversaries the rate may change subject to the contractual Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate. All subsequent premiums received are applied to this account until the contract anniversary, then allocated per your instructions. The Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate is 1.0%

2.50% 2.25%

10 Years2


12, 12, 12, 12, 11, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2%

0 - 80

Flexible

Minimum
$10,000 NQ/Q

Maximum
$1,000,0001

$2,000 Additional

Income Rider with Chronic-Illness Doubler

Nursing Home Waiver

Terminal Illness Waiver

S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 1.0%.

4.25% 4.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

28.00% 25.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary to monthly index average, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 1.0%.

4.75% 4.50%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index monthly average from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

45.00% 35.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Cap

Index credits are based on the cumulative sum of capped monthly changes in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary. Each monthly gain is subject to a cap, but monthly declines are not subject to a floor. The minimum cap is 0.5%.

2.00% 1.80%
S&P 500 2-Year Monthly Average Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous two-year contract anniversary to the monthly index average, up to a specified cap over a two-year period. The minimum cap is 3.0%.

10.00% 9.00%
Focus50 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

85.00% 75.00%
Focus50 2-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous two-year contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

120.00% 100.00%
MARC 5% 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P MARC 5% Excess Return Index from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

100.00% 90.00%
MarketSeven Index 1-Year Interest

The fixed rate is guaranteed for one contract year. On contract anniversaries the rate may change subject to the contractual Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate. All subsequent premiums received are applied to this account until the contract anniversary, then allocated per your instructions. The Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate is 1.0%

2.25% 2.00%

7 Years2


9, 8, 7, 6.5, 5.5, 4.5, 3.5%

0 - 85

Flexible

Minimum
$10,000 NQ/Q

Maximum
$1,000,0001

$2,000 Additional

Income Rider with Chronic-Illness Doubler

Nursing Home Waiver3

Terminal Illness Waiver

S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 1.0%.

4.00% 3.75%
S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

26.00% 24.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary to monthly index average, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 1.0%.

4.50% 4.25%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index monthly average from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

43.00% 38.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Cap

Index credits are based on the cumulative sum of capped monthly changes in the S&P 500® Index from the previous contract anniversary. Each monthly gain is subject to a cap, but monthly declines are not subject to a floor. The minimum cap is 0.5%.

1.90% 1.65%
S&P 500 2-Year Monthly Average Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous two-year contract anniversary to the monthly index average over a two-year period, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 3.0%.

9.00% 8.00%
Focus50 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

80.00% 65.00%
Focus50 2-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous two-year contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

115.00% 90.00%
MARC 5% 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P MARC 5% Excess Return Index from the previous contract anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

90.00% 75.00%

1 Maximum cumulative premium for all products is $1,000,000, including any inforce life policies or annuity contracts. Higher amounts require Home Office approval.
2 May vary by state
3 Available through age 80

• Minimum Guaranteed Rates for Index Annuities: 1-Year Interest: 1.00%; 1-Year Pt-to-Pt Cap: 1.00%; 1-Year Pt-to-Pt Part: 10%; 1-Year Monthly Avg Cap: 1.00%; 1-Year; Monthly Avg Part: 10.00%; 1-Year Monthly Cap: 0.50%; 2-Year Monthly Avg Cap: 3.00%; 1-Year Pt-to-Pt Part MARC 5%: 10% ; 1-Yr Pt-to-Pt Part Focus 50: 10%; 2-Yr Pt-to-Pt Part Focus 50: 10%
• Free Withdrawals on Index Annuities: Interest only 1st contract year, 10% of Account Value years 2+
• Minimum Guaranteed Contract Value for all Index Annuities except MarketTen Bonus : 87.5% of premium minus withdrawals, accumulated at the Minimum Guaranteed Contract Rate (2% for 2020 contracts).
• Minimum Guaranteed Contract Value for MarketTen Bonus: 100% of premium minus withdrawals, accumulated at the Minimum Guaranteed Contract rate (1% for 2020 contracts), less surrender charges.

Multi-Year Guarantee Annuity Ages Premium Guarantee Period Current Rates
(as of 08/21/2020)
Surrender Charges Free Withdrawals Dealth Benefit Riders
Certainty Select 0-90

Minimum
$10,000 NQ/Q

Maximum
$1,000,0001

3 Years

5 Years

6 Years

8 Years

10 Years

1.20%

1.70%

1.85%

2.00%

2.20%

10, 10, 9% 2

10, 10, 9, 9, 8% 2

10, 10, 9, 9, 8, 8% 2

10, 10, 9, 9, 8, 8, 7, 7% 2

10, 10, 9, 9, 8, 8, 7, 7, 6, 5% 2

Cumulative Interest Beginning Immediately Full Accumulation Value

Nursing Home Waiver3

Terminal Illness

1 Maximum cumulative premium for all products is $1,000,000, including any inforce life policies or annuity contracts. Higher amounts require Home Office approval.
2 May vary by state
3 Available through age 80


• Minimum Guaranteed Contract Value for Certainty Select : 87.5% of premium minus withdrawals, accumulated at the Minimum Guaranteed Contract Rate (2% for 2020 contracts).

Traditional Fixed Annuity Ages Premiums Premium Bonus Current Rates
(as of 08/21/2020)
MVA Surrender Charges Free Withdrawals Riders
ChoiceFour
(Base Contract)
0-85

Minimum
$10,000 NQ/Q

Maximum
$1,000,0001

None 2.40% None 9 Years2
12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 4, 2%
Prior 12 months interest

Nursing Home Waiver4

Terminal Illness

ChoiceFour
(MVA)
1.50% 2.40% Yes 9 Years2
12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 4, 2%
Prior 12 months interest
ChoiceFour
(Liquidity)
None 2.00% None 6 Years2
12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7%
Interest only on 1st contract year3, 10% of Account Value years 2+
ChoiceFour
(Liquidity+ MVA)
1.50% 2.00% Yes 6 Years2
12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7%
Interest only on 1st contract year3, 10% of Account Value years 2+

1 Maximum cumulative premium for all products is $1,000,000, including any inforce life policies or annuity contracts. Higher amounts require Home Office approval.
2 May vary by state 
3 By Current Company Practice
Available through age 80


• Minimum Guaranteed Contract Value for ChoiceFour: 100% of premium minus withdrawals, accumulated at the Minimum Guaranteed Contract rate (2% for 2020 contracts), less surrender charges.

Single Premium Immediate Annuity Ages Annuity Options $100,000 Premium Minimum Payment Payment Modes Premium Additional Notes
Current Rates
(as of 08/21/2020)
Monthly Payment
Confidence Income Annuity 0-90 Fixed Period
5-20 Years
5-Years $1,671.15 $100 Monthly

Quaterly

Semi-Annually

Annually

Minimum
$30,000 NQ/Q

Maximum
$1,000,0001

Payments may vary in states with Premium Tax: CA, ME, NV, SD, WV, WY
10-Years $907.59
15-Years $666.64
20-Years $546.47
0-85 Single & Joint Life Life Only-Male 65 $499.71 Life payments may vary by qualified type
Life Only-Female 65 $453.00
Joint Life-M 65/F 65 $398.58

 

1 Maximum cumulative premium for all products is $1,000,000, including any inforce life policies or annuity contracts. Higher amounts require Home Office approval.

 

Life Insurance Premium Bonus Interest/Index Rates Issue Ages1 Premium Surrender Charges Policy Fees & Expense Charges Return of Premium Feature (ROP)
Account Options Rates
WealthMax Bonus Life 5% of premium 1-Year Interest

The fixed rate is guaranteed for one policy year. On policy anniversaries the rate may change subject to the contractual Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate. The Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate is 2.0%.

3.50% 45 - 80

Minimum
$10,000


Max Face Amount
$750,000

10 Years


12, 12, 12, 12, 11, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2, 0%

Policy Expense Charge:
per $1,000, years 1-15

Policy Fee:
$10 per month

COI Charge:
Taken monthly from AV

100% Day 1 (Terminates with Loan or ADBR election)
S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous policy anniversary, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 3.0%.

7.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index monthly average from the previous policy anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

70.00%
Focus50 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous policy anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

125.00%
MARC 5% 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P MARC 5% Excess Return Index from the previous policy anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

140.00%
WealthHorizon Life Not Applicable 1-Year Interest

The fixed rate is guaranteed for one policy year. On policy anniversaries the rate may change subject to the contractual Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate. The Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate is 2.0%.

4.00% 45 - 80

Minimum
$10,000


Max Face Amount
$750,000

10 Years


12, 12, 12, 12, 11, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2, 0%

Policy Expense Charge:
per $1,000, years 1-10

Policy Fee:
$10 per month

COI Charge:
Taken monthly from AV

None
1-Year Interest

The fixed rate is guaranteed for one policy year. On policy anniversaries the rate may change subject to the contractual Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate. The Minimum Guaranteed Interest Rate is 2.0%.

4.50%
S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous policy anniversary, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 3.0%.

9.00%
S&P 500 1-Year Point-to-Point Cap

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index from the previous policy anniversary, up to a specified cap. The minimum cap is 3.0%.

9.50%
S&P 500 1-Year Monthly Average Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P 500® Index monthly average from the previous policy anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

75.00%
Focus50 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the Barclays Focus50 IndexTM from the previous policy anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%..

140.00%
MARC 5% 1-Year Point-to-Point Participation

Index credits are based on the percentage change in the S&P MARC 5% Excess Return Index from the previous policy anniversary, multiplied by the participation rate. The minimum participation rate is 10.0%.

150.00%
Underwriting

Point of Sale up to $250,000 combined premium. APS required for total combined premium in EquiTrust Life products of $250,000 and above.  Accept/Decline to Table 4.

Loans4, 5 

Variable loan rate declared annually. Current rate is 5.50%

Free Withdrawals4, 5 

5 % of Accumulation Value after 1st contract year

Death Benefit Guarantee

Lifetime

Taxation

All EquiTrust life policies will be MEC's, except for a 1035 exchange from a non-MEC life policy.

Accelerated Death Benefit Rider3

Terminal Illness: Can be taken as a lump sum(subject to a discount factor)
Nursing Care Confinement or Chronic CareCan either be taken as a lump sum (subject to discount factor) or as a monthly payment

Maximum Face Amount2

$750,000

 

1 Backdating is not available.
2 May be lower for clients with other inforce EquiTrust contracts. Maximum cumulative premium for all products is $1,000,000, including any inforce life policies or annuity contracts. Higher amounts require Home Office approval.
3 Nursing Care Confinement not available in CA. Nursing Care Confinement and Chronic Care not available in FL.
4 Withdrawals & loans will negatively impact your life insurance policy and may cause the policy to lapse. Please see client brochure.
5 All EquiTrust life policies will be MEC's, except for a 1035 exchange from a non-MEC life policy.