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Category: Immediate Annuities

When Does an Immediate Annuity Begin Making Payments?

Annuities are a financial vehicle that has long been very popular for retirement planning, and people tend to have a lot of questions about how they work. More specifically, those looking into annuities as a retirement income option often wonder... Read more

What Are the Differences Between Immediate Annuities and Deferred Annuities?

It would be more accurate to separate immediate and deferred annuities into categories rather than types, since all different types of annuities can be classified as either immediate or deferred. Both immediate and deferred annuities can be fixed or variable... Read more

How Do Income Annuities Work?

Nearing or at retirement age and want a strategy for retirement income? Income annuities might be the right answer for you. But how can you tell for sure? In this article, we’re discussing what income annuities are and how they... Read more

Are Annuities a Smart Investment?

Deciding whether annuities are a smart financial decision comes down to where you are in your retirement journey. For example, fixed annuities are secure financial products and should be a consideration for anyone looking to maximize their retirement portfolio. However,... Read more

2016 Barron’s Top 50 Annuities

June 2016

The following are excerpts from a Barron’s article titled, “Top 50 Annuities for 2016,” by Karen Hube. AnnuityAdvantage.com is referenced as a Source for the article. Barron’s compiled a list of 50 of the most competitive, top-rated annuities as of... Read more

Life Annuities - An Annuity That Guarantees a Lifetime Income

If you are retired or nearing retirement, a life annuity should be a retirement income strategy that you give serious consideration. Life annuities are essentially a Single Premium Immediate Annuity (SPIA) with a lifetime payment option. They provide a dependable... Read more

Annuity Education: What Are Retirement Annuities?

When someone uses the term, Retirement Annuity, they are usually referring to a particular type of annuity product called a Single Premium Immediate Annuity (SPIA). For that reason, and for the purposes of this article, we will be using both... Read more

Enhancing Retirement Income with Single Premium Immediate Annuities (SPIA)

An immediate annuity is one of the only products available to retirees that provide a guaranteed lifetime income. In other words, once you establish a life payout immediate annuity, the income payments last as long as you do and cannot... Read more

Researching Annuities and Obtaining Annuity Quotes

Doing research is integral when making any type of big purchase. You wouldn’t blindly purchase the first mortgage offered to you, or buy the first car that you see. Researching a product before buying helps to provide you with confidence... Read more

2015 Barron’s Top 50 Annuities

June 2015

Following are selections from a Barron’s article titled, “The Best Annuities,” by Karen Hube. AnnuityAdvantage.com is referenced as a Source for the article. Investors are realizing what academics have long preached: Fixed income annuities outshine all retirement income options. The... Read more