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U.S. News & World Report – Fixed Annuities Versus Bonds

Published: February 07, 2017 Categories: Fixed Annuities, In the News, Investing

Here’s an excerpt from a recent U.S. News & World Report article by Rebecca Lake outlining the pros and cons of fixed annuities compared to bonds for producing retirement income.

“Fixed annuities and bonds are designed to help investors fill income gaps in their retirement plan.

When ranking pre-retirees’ biggest investment stressors, running out of retirement income takes the No. 1 spot. Thirty percent of workers in Franklin Templeton’s 2016 Retirement Income Strategies and Expectations survey rated it as their top concern.

Fixed annuities and bonds offer two avenues for creating retirement income…”

In the article, AnnuityAdvantage CEO and Founder, Ken Nuss, is quoted regarding the benefits of fixed annuities for generating retirement income and how annuities can provide more liquidity than bonds in certain circumstances.

If you’d like to learn more about how fixed annuities compare to bonds for providing retirement income, simply follow this link to the full article – Fixed Annuities Versus Bonds: Which is Better for Retirement?