Living Mutual

Living mutual has always been at the core of our human existence, and it's the principle that's guided us since our founding in 1851. It's not a concept we invented, but one we champion for the simple reason that people take it for granted today.

How a New York entrepreneur started a trade school for underprivileged women in India. 

Reema Rasool's story

A third generation Chinese-American builds her family business with commitment to community. 

Christina Seid's story

Some seniors opt for a bigger house during retirement as opposed to downsizing.

Upsizing in retirement

How a 19th century reformer and MassMutual developed a mutual relationship that benefited people nationwide.

Elizur Wright

Cars, coins, baseball cards and the like can offer fun and maybe some returns, but there's risk.


Consider the options: ESOP, transfer, sale, or management buyout?

Sell or transfer business

Dividing an estate should be easy math, but for business owners the largest asset is often illiquid. 

Estate equalization for business owners

Sure, it's available...but tapping a policy's cash value has consequences.

MassMutual can help

Teach your teenager how to achieve a high credit score and sound credit history.

MassMutual is here to help.

Youth sports can be a major drain on household resources.

Cost of youth sports

If you are divorced and filing for Social Security, consider the long-term impact of your choices.

Social Security for the divorced

Refinancing or consolidating your student loans can lower payments but change important terms.

Refinancing student loans

What do you know about the dog days of summer and watermelons?

Summer quiz

Women in divorce should outline their financial and family priorities to achieve a sound settlement.


Effectively connecting with a prospect or client, whether on the phone or in person, demands commitment. 

WP All or Nothing

Put your talent and entrepreneurial spirit to work this summer to help you reach your financial goals. 

Summer job ideas

A MassMutual advisor gives back to the community closest to his heart.

MassMutual Foundation award for Richard Fortune

A MassMutual general agent fights against homelessness and hunger in the Denver community.

MassMutual Foundation award for Scott Stillman