If you ever plan on retiring, Nationwide Life Insurance wants to help you plan. The insurance company provides long-term savings and retirement products including individual annuities and group pension plans. Nationwide Life's insurance offerings include investment life (both individual variable and corporate-owned), as well as traditional and universal life. The company also offers individual annuity products and group retirement plans as well as consulting and other investment services. Nationwide Life Insurance is the primary operating subsidiary of Nationwide Financial Services, which is part of the Nationwide Mutual Group of companies.