Desjardins: Annuity

desjardins logo

Annuities from Desjardins Financial Security

A Desjardins Financial Security annuity provides regular, fixed income payments for the rest of your life. If you are looking for a guaranteed monthly income stream that will continue until your death, then a life annuity is the perfect retirement option.

Talk to a Desjardins Agent/Broker

The best way to learn more about annuities from Desjardins Financial Security is to contact a Desjardins insurance agent or broker who speciallizes in annuity sales. An annuity broker deals with more than one company and can help you compare monthly incomes from all the different life insurance companies that sell annuities in Canada.

How to buy an annuity from Desjardins Financial Security

  1. Start by completing a Desjardins annuity quote.
  2. Completing a Desjardins annuity quote below is the first step in calculating your monthly income based on your personal needs.
    Click here to get a Desjardins Annuity Quote

    desjardins annuity calculator
    Figure 1. Desjardins Annuity Calculator

  3. Receive your Desjardins Annuity Illustration by email.
  4. Once you submit your information, we'll calculate your annuity payout and send you the Desjardins Annuity Illustration the same day. Here is an example of a Desjardins Annuity Illustration.

    Figure 2. Desjardins Annuity Illustration

  5. Complete the Desjardins Annuity Application.
  6. After reviewing the annuity illustration, the annuity broker will take down your information and complete the annuity application for you. Here is an example of a Desjardins Annuity Application.

    desjardins annuity application
    Figure 3. Desjardins Annuity Application

  7. Complete the transfer form(s).
  8. The annuity broker will complete the transfer forms that are necessary. Registered funds like your RRSP, RRIF or RPP are transfered from one institution to another using a transfer form. If the funds are coming from a non-registered source the annuity broker will ask you for a cheque that is payable to Desjardins Financial Security.

    Figure 4. Transfer Form

  9. The following items are sent to Desjardins Financial Security:
    • Desjardins Annuity Application
    • Desjardins Annuity Illustration
    • Transfer Form (for registered funds) or
    • Cheque payable to Desjardins Financial Security (for non-registered funds)
    • Void cheque for the payment of the monthly income
    • Copy of a government issued photo ID

  10. Your Desjardins Annuity Policy is issued and mailed.

Your annuity policy will be issued when the registered funds are transferred. Or when the non-registered funds have been cashed.

Figure 6. Desjardins Annuity Policy

To Begin, Request A Desjardins Annuity Quote

Enter Your Annuity Details Amount is required.

Select type of funds.

Select guarantee period.

First Annuitant Select gender.

Select day of birth. Select month of birth. Select year of birth.
Second Annuitant (not required)

Contact Details
Name is required.

Province is required.

Email is required.

Area code is required.
3 digit prefix is required. 4 digit line number is required.

Select time to contact.

About Desjardins

Desjardins offers a wide range of life and health insurance and retirement savings solutions through their extensive distribution networks.

They work for individuals, groups and businesses by offering peace of mind to more than five million Canadians who count on them to protect their health and financial security.

In 1948 Desjardins Life Assurance was founded. Desjardins Life Assurance started out selling nothing but individual life insurance, but it quickly branched out adding many group insurance and retirement savings products to its repertoire, like Family Insurance, Loan Insurance, Accident Insurance for School Children and Savings-Life Insurance.


Annuity Companies


Let's start the conversation!

Get a free annuity quote today.
We compare the best annuity rates in Canada! There is no cost or obligation and your privacy is guaranteed.

Life Inc. | Website: | Email: | Toll-free 1-888-970-1470