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An Explanation of Immediate Annuities

The recent, historic declines in the financial markets have caused millions of prospective retirees to reevaluate their retirement plans with most having to either delay retirement or find other means of meeting their retirement income needs. It has come to light that many of these ...

Top Local Immediate Annuities

The wild stock market roller coaster ride has left many people nauseas and unable to tolerate its steep drops and twisting turns. As a result, secure retirement vehicles such as immediate annuities have seen resurgence as people look for more stability and predictability for their retirement ...

Why Buy Immediate Annuities

In light of the recent turmoil in the financial markets, pre-retirees are facing some difficult choices as they approach retirement.  Many pre-retirees have relied upon the forces of the market to put them in a position to retire on time with enough assets to generate the income they ...

Choosing Between Deferred and Immediate Annuities

Like all annuities, a deferred annuity represents a contract between an insurance company and an investor. In exchange for providing the insurance company with the premium, the insurance company agrees to pay the investor a specified amount of money at some point in the future. Taxes, ...

Why Buy Fixed Over Immediate

The decision as to which kind of annuity, fixed or immediate, to purchase is based largely on the specific need or goal that needs to be fulfilled.  In certain situations, a combination of both could provide the right solution. The answer, in any case, requires an understanding of the ...

Single Premium Annuity

Annuities provide retirement income in the form of payments from insurance companies to annuityholders in return for premiums paid to the companies. Annuity contracts specify the amount, frequency and duration of payments from annuityholders to insurance companies. Usually the payments ...

Single Premium Immediate Annuity Guide

Dating back to the beginnings of annuity contracts, the single premium immediate annuity is the simplest, most basic of annuity products. Its uses are many, its drawbacks few – yet today it is overshadowed by its more colorful and complicated relatives, the deferred annuities. It ...

Immediate Annuity Quotes Online

When you know you need a steady source of income to meet future financial hurdles, like retirement or paying for a child’s college tuition, an immediate annuity offers benefits like no other investment vehicle.. If you have a single large sum of money from the sale of a house, a bonus ...

Immediate Annuity Rates Explained

By far the safest, most reliable wealth-management tools, immediate annuities begin paying regular benefits within thirty days of purchase. If circumstances have left you in possession of a significant lump sum, a fixed immediate annuity ...

Immediate Vs. Deferred Annuities

Annuities are financial products, usually offered by insurance companies in which the annuity holder pays an amount of money to the company offering the annuities, which in turns invests the amount and guarantees the annuity holder a stream of income for the rest of his life, or up to an agreed ...