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Annuities can be beneficial for turning some of your savings into guaranteed income. Consider these questions before making a decision.
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Annuities can help provide income and protection against market dips—but which kind should you choose? Vice president of income planning Rob Williams explains the differences between immediate fixed annuities and variable annuities.
Investors can use an FIA to transform a lump sum of ‘conservative money’ into a guaranteed stream of income by buying a GLWB rider.
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Fixed indexed annuities can offer investors principal protection and a chance to earn higher returns than some conservative fixed-income alternatives when the stock market rises. Is a FIA right for you?
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Should you take a lump-sum pension payout, or a monthly income stream for life? How to decide.
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Protecting your investment portfolio against downside risk can help ensure that you can live on your past investments when retirement comes.
Americans are living longer and may require long-term care down the line. Are you prepared? Consider these three options.
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Some annuities are better than others: Find out how annuities work, what to consider, and whether purchasing one can be a smart move for you.
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