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Old 10-08-2017, 04:34 PM   #41
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I believe MetLife's annuity arm has changed it's name to Brighthouse. I say beware.


Seems like I recall that Brighthouse was for sale.


Not exactly. MetLife spun off their US retail insurance and annuity business as a public company (BHF). The stock performance has been weak. This was supposed to b a case of "the whole is less than the sum of its parts". I got a few shares since I held some MetLife stock for the 4% dividend. When I ER'd we got a term policy for DW from Met and it has transferred to BHF.
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