December 29, 2018 18:06 Updated Follow Yes. If INPRS receives your election to annuitize by Nov. 30, 2017. After that date, you may annuitize through MetLife. Related articles Will the use of an outside annuity provider impact the pension benefits of current or future retirees? How can I estimate a monthly annuity benefit? How long does it take to get MetLife annuity payments started? If I defer annuitizing my Defined Contribution (DC) account until after I have started receiving benefits, what rate can I expect? Why is there a difference between the monthly annuity payment offered through INPRS vs. that of MetLife?