Household name Equitable Life got itself into serious trouble in 2000 in promising unsustainable annuity rates to policyholders.
For several years policyholders have battled to get their money back and/or compensation and now there is a proposal that the company be closed and the money divided up.
What can we learn from this? What should Equitable Life policyholders do?
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