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  • U.S. News & World Report – Fixed Annuities Versus Bonds

    Here’s an excerpt from a recent U.S. News & World Report article by Rebecca Lake outlining the pros and cons of fixed annuities compared to bonds for producing retirement income. “Fixed annuities and bonds are designed to help investors fill income gaps in their retirement plan. When ranking pre-retirees’ biggest investment stressors, running out of... Read more The post U.S. News & World Report ...

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  • 401k Rollover Options when Retiring or Changing Jobs

    When you change jobs or retire, you’ll face one of the most important financial decisions you will ever need to make: what do I do with my company retirement plan or 401k account? If you make the wrong decision, the IRS could take 20-30% of your retirement account balance. The amount you’ve saved in your company’s... Read more The post 401k Rollover Options when Retiring or Changing Jobs appeared...

  • Bonds vs Fixed Annuities

    A bond is an investment that is essentially an I.O.U. issued by a corporation or government agency, where the issuing entity borrows funds from an investor for a specified period of time, commonly 10 to 30 years. A return is earned when the issuing entity pays interest on the bond, typically at a fixed rate... Read more The post Bonds vs Fixed Annuities appeared first on AnnuityAdvantage.

  • Mutual Funds vs Fixed Indexed Annuities

    When looking into investing in the stock market, one popular choice has been mutual funds. Increasingly however, many investors are opting for a fixed indexed annuity instead. There are many good reasons for this growing popularity of indexed annuities. A fixed indexed annuity is a retirement savings option where clients are given the ability to... Read more The post Mutual Funds vs Fixed Indexed...

  • Tax Deferred Annuities

    Deferred annuities are contracts issued by insurance companies for people who want to save on a tax-deferred basis, usually for an extended period of time, and then optionally convert their accumulation value into a guaranteed monthly payout once they retire. Unlike an immediate annuity, where income payments must begin within one year of purchase, deferred... Read more The post Tax Deferred Annu...

  • Rising Annuity Rates Benefit Retirement Portfolios, AnnuityAdvantage Data Reveals

    A good substitute for bonds and CDs, offering safe income without most of their drawbacks MEDFORD, OR–(Marketwired – February 01, 2017) – Annuity rates have gone up a bit recently, according to AnnuityAdvantage’s database of 290 fixed annuities from 35 insurers. They currently pay up to 3.40 percent for a 10-year annuity, up to 3.15... Read more The post Rising Annuity Rates Benefit Retirement Po...

  • U.S. News & World Report – Deferred Income Annuity Options

    Here’s a snippet from a very good U.S. News & World Report article by Jeff Brown on Deferred Income Annuities, also called Longevity Annuities. “Imagine if you could set aside $125,000 in retirement savings and have it produce more than $60,000 in annual income. Ordinarily it would take a lifetime of investing gains to achieve... Read more The post U.S. News & World Report – Deferred Income Annui...

  • Tax Sheltered Annuities (TSAs)

    A Tax Sheltered Annuity, also called a TSA or 403(b), is a retirement plan offered by public schools and certain 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organizations. Section 403(b) of the Internal Revenue Code allows employees to save for their retirement by making pre-tax contributions, up to a pre-defined annual limit, to individual accounts. Employee contributions are usually... Read more The post Ta...

  • Annuity Education: CD Annuities Explained

    What are CD annuities? That is a very interesting question with an even more interesting answer. The fact of the matter is that there really is no such thing as a CD annuity. A certificate of deposit (CD) is issued by a bank, whereas an annuity is issued by an insurance company. Why then do... Read more The post Annuity Education: CD Annuities Explained appeared first on AnnuityAdvantage.

  • Best IRA Rates with Fixed Annuities

    Most investors want to maximize the value of their individual retirement account (IRA) not only for their own financial needs, but also for their surviving loved ones. These accounts were created to provide a tax favored way of saving for and increasing the long-term growth of one’s retirement savings. Many IRA owners incorrectly believe that... Read more The post Best IRA Rates with Fixed Annuit...

  • Life Annuities – An Annuity That Guarantees a Lifetime Income

    If you are retired or nearing retirement, a life annuity should be a retirement income strategy that you give serious consideration. Life annuities are essentially a Single Premium Immediate Annuity (SPIA) with a lifetime payment option. They provide a dependable and secure stream of income payments that are guaranteed to continue for the rest of... Read more The post Life Annuities – An Annuity ...

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