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

The Richer You Are, The Older You Will Be

A terrific article in the Wall Street Journal based on research by economist Barry Bosworth at the Brookings Institution crunched the numbers and found that the richer you are, the longer you’ll live. And it’s a gap that is widening, particularly among women. Other than likelihood of access to better health care, what is it the rich have that poorer folks don’t have? Money in and of itself may not be the answer; the answer is less worry and having less stress. If you have enough money every month to live as you wish then you have less stress.

By | 2015-05-22T05:08:18+00:00 May 6th, 2014|Annuities|

Fees And Expenses Associated With Variable Annuities

Variable annuities are not insurance products, they are actually securities. Money invested in variable annuities is subject to market risks as well as fees and expenses. If you decide to invest in a variable annuity, it is important to know and understand the fees you will be charged.

By | 2017-11-20T21:26:09+00:00 May 5th, 2014|Annuities|

Why Annuities Are So Important to Baby Boomers

By Bill Broich How much money do we need for retirement?  How much is enough? We have all seen the ads on TV, and the long green line leading to success.  But here is a reality jolt. The Baby Boomer generation is here and we are in force, 10,000 baby Boomers turn 65 each day [...]

By | 2014-04-10T21:28:37+00:00 April 10th, 2014|Annuities|

Fixed Indexed Annuity Sales Continue to Soar

Why are FIA making fools of the professional guessers (stockbrokers) who make their living by guessing, guessing what will happen. The answer is quite simple, the driving force behind the FIA explosion are the baby boomers. What do the baby boomers want? Safety, security and stability. What don’t the baby boomers want? Risk, losses, fees and BS.

By | 2015-05-22T05:16:24+00:00 March 26th, 2014|Annuities|