Examine the different types of annuities and see if an annuity is the right fit for your retirement portfolio.

Don’t Worry The Market Always Comes Back

(Private conversation between a stock broker and a client) Client: Mr. Broker, since the first of the year, my account invested with your recommendation, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost almost 10%, why? Broker: Don’t worry, the market always comes back. Client: Yes, but I was planning on retiring sometime this year and you [...]

By | 2018-07-07T19:21:04+00:00 July 7th, 2018|Annuities|

Love Pensions But Hate Annuities- Really?

As my primary business is offering Fixed and Fixed Indexed Annuities I am constantly amazed at how many people have an immediate negative reaction to the word “annuity”. So many people who call in from my radio show will ask “Are these annuities?” and from that point on it is a challenge to understand what [...]

By | 2018-07-05T17:28:02+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Annuities|

Choose An Annuity For Your Retirement Account

Fear and concern over yields with safe, secure money should be at the forefront for any retiree or person with limited resources. Especially if maintaining a current lifestyle is important and the goal. In an era of money market funds yielding next to nothing, fear of inflation, and concern regarding out of control government spending [...]

By | 2018-07-07T21:52:50+00:00 June 29th, 2018|Annuities|

Annuity Lies And How They May Impact Your Future

My head is healing up nicely now. It gets better when I stop beating it against the wall in my office. My business partners have grown to recognize the thumping, pounding sound. It’s just an occupational hazard that comes with being in the retirement income planning business. I sell annuities. “Did you know that running [...]

By | 2018-06-28T20:45:18+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Annuities|

Which Annuity Is Right For You?

Part 3 Last week I wrote about the different annuities that are available and the difference between them. This week, I hope to describe who may be best suited for each annuity. Fixed Annuity – As I wrote, this annuity earns a fixed rate of return. This annuity is best suited for someone who does [...]

By | 2018-06-26T18:12:14+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Annuities|

What Do Different Annuities Offer?

Part 2: Last week I wrote about what the experts think about annuities; how leaders such as Tony Robbins, Suze Orman, Dr. David Babbel, after doing much research, state that for the right person, at the right time, the right annuity can be very beneficial to enhance one’s retirement. So, what is the right annuity? [...]

By | 2018-06-26T18:21:02+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Annuities|

Buy Guarantees Not Promises

In the world of insurance, guarantees matter.  Consider the state of the insurance industry, what is guaranteed anymore?  Care insurance premiums are not guaranteed, just have a ticket or an accident and see what happens to your future premiums.  The same with Liability policies, fire insurance and almost any other category of third-party protection. Insurance [...]

By | 2018-04-18T02:15:41+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Annuities|