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Should I Allocate Retirement Savings Into An Annuity?

Allocate Retirement Savings Want to augment your retirement savings with a steady stream of income? You might want to consider devoting a portion of your savings into an annuity. An annuity is a contract between you and an insurance company. You can make either a lump-sum payment or a series of payments. In return, you receive regular disbursements either within a month or at some time in the future. There are different types of annuities, but all fall under the two major categories: Deferred and Immediate. With an Immediate Annuity, you can start receiving your payments within 30 days after your initial investment. A Deferred Annuity is different, however. Your money is invested for a period of time until you are ready to start receiving disbursements. Most

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Should I Purchase an Annuity for Regular Income?

Annuities for Regular Income? Do you sometimes have trouble with money management? Do you often worry that your regular income isn’t enough to support yourself? If so, an annuity might help you out. If you aren’t great with money, an annuity seems very confusing. There are a lot of misconceptions or simply lapses in knowledge that can make understanding annuities very difficult. Because if this, it can be very hard to figure out whether or not you should purchase an annuity, and whether something like that is the right step for you to take in your financial plan. Have you had these doubts? If so, you aren’t alone. It’s been found that while 84% of retirees want annuities, only 14% actually buy them. A lot

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Check or Bet: What To Do With An Annuity

What To Do With An Annuity? The fastest growing segment of the population are folks 60 and older. How many of these Baby Boomers have set aside enough money to use for the rest of their lives? A third of people over 65 have less than $30,000 in savings when entering retirement. Is an annuity a good investment option for you? How do you decide to check or bet when it comes to buying annuities? Here are the top reasons to bet on and check out annuities. Top Reasons Why You Should Check Or Bet On An Annuity You’ve Maxed Out Other Retirement Savings Options – Bet Contributing to a 401(k) and IRA deferrals are a great idea until you reach your max. Say you’re

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Understanding Annuities for My Financial Future

Understanding Annuities There has never been a better time to invest in your financial future. There is a wide variety of strategies to generate income, protect your assets, and secure your retirement income stream. The cost of living is rising and life expectancy is simultaneously increasing for many adults. You may be wondering how to best create an investment strategy in order to not run out of money during retirement. People want to make the most of their money but without the chance of losing it all. That’s where annuity products come in. What Is An Annuity? An annuity is a contractual financial product sold by insurance companies. Annuities do two things: To help people limit their risk and give them a better return than a

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The Importance of Understanding The Different Types of Annuity

Understanding Different Annuities Receiving A Paycheck For The Rest Of Your Life Sounds Great, Right? This isn’t a dream. It’s actually possible thanks to annuities. Annuities are a form of life insurance. You pay a sum of money (called a single premium annuity, not to be confused with a SPIA). This can be either all at once or over a period of time (flexible premium annuity). In return, your money does not go down (only if you buy from one of our advisors), it only goes up (depending on the crediting option you choose).  Also if you buy an income rider (you will pay a fee, should only be about 1%) you receive regular disbursements of that money until you’re no longer living. A staggering 84%

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When is the Right Time to Get a Fixed Index Annuity?

Fixed Index Annuities (FIA) are growing in popularity. Positioned to take over all other annuity products in sales, FIA products are offering the best of both worlds for investors. Protect Principal, Spark Growth You can both protect principal and spark significant growth with an FIA product. One of the only downsides with FIA products is the incredible variety of crediting options available (how you make a return). With different formulas and competing companies offering the investment opportunity, it can be confusing to know when and where to buy. Financial advisors recommend the product for growth and protection. But financial advisors also warn to be wary of bad products with confusing returns. Plus, there are so many varieties of annuities available, it can be difficult to