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Create your own pension

How to Use an Annuity to Create Your Own Retirement Pension

Share List There was a time when the retirement income puzzle was fairly simple. Most retirees enjoyed income from Social Security and a robust company pension, supplemented by distributions from retirement savings. Those days, however, are long gone. Fewer than 100 of the Fortune 500 companies offer an employee pension plan. That’s down from 292 […]

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Retirement Income Planning

Distributing Income During Retirement

Share List You may have found this article with many question’s that you are seeking answers to and the internet is the resource of all resources when doing research. You might be doing searches like… Planning for retirement How do I get a stable income source in retirement? Retirement Income Secure income in retirement Income […]

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Annuity Costs

What Costs are Associated with Annuities?

Share List Thinking about using an annuity to help you meet your financial objectives? That could be a wise decision. Annuity benefits vary by type, but many annuities offer downside protection, tax advantages, and even guaranteed lifetime income. However, annuities can also have costs associated with them. Of course, that’s true of most financial vehicles. […]

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Annuity Comparison

Annuity Comparison

Share List Annuity Comparison In 2016 fixed annuity sales were a whooping $117.4 billion! That’s up $7 billion over 2009 sales, making it a record year for fixed annuities. Those are some pretty wild and staggering numbers! Why are folk’s putting so much money in annuities? Is it because of great advertising, hot new products, […]

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Fixed Index Annuity

What is a Fixed Index Annuity?

Share List Just like all annuities a Fixed Index Annuity is a contract between you and an insurance company. This type of annuity allows for interest credit’s based off of an external index, like the S&P 500, DJIA (Dow Jones), Nasdaq 100 and many other options are now available. Although your interest credit’s are based […]

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