Annuities

Why Buy an Annuity When the Market is Up?

Perhaps you are familiar with an annuity. The basic premise is that you convert a lump sum of money into a stream of income. Unlike an investment, once you commit a fixed amount of money to the insurance company, that company is contractually obligated to provide you a minimum level of income with the option…

Read More

Annuities: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

The term annuity isn’t one that comes up around the dinner table on a daily basis, but it’s an important one to understand if you have reached retirement or are getting close. At its most basic level, an annuity is a financial product designed to increase your financial security as you begin your golden years.…

Read More