J.G. Wentworth is a financial services firm specializing in purchasing structured settlements, annuities, and life insurance policies. The idea behind the company is to pay a lump sum to its customers in return for their structured future earnings.
J.G. Wentworth is known for its commercials, featuring "Mr. Wentworth". Usually shown promising "cash now" in lieu of future small amounts, he has become the most prominent of many faces in their advertising. Recent commercials include a Wagnerian opera, "J.G. Wentworth success stories", and a commercial based on the theme "It's my money and I need it now!"
The company is owned by private equity firm JLL Partners.