fixed annuities

Fixed Annuities for Different Retirement Income NeedsFixed Annuities for Different Retirement Income Needs
NOV 17, 2018 By ALEX.fyi Staff
Fixed Annuities for Different Retirement Income Needs

With more than 10,000 baby boomers crossing the retirement threshold each day, an increasing number of retirees and pre-retirees are turning to fixed annuities for greater predictability and security in their retirement income. Fixed annuities—known for safety of principal, competitive yields, tax-deferred earnings, and guaranteed income—have been a mainstay of retirement planners for decades. They […]

Fixed Annuities vs. CDsFixed Annuities vs. CDs
SEP 13, 2018 By Ramsey Smith
Fixed Annuities vs CDs: Which is Right for You?

For those seeking a low-risk investment with safety of principal, fixed annuities and CDs are both appropriate options. When choosing between the two, however, you should take into consideration the benefits of each individually, relative to your unique needs. Let’s start with the basics for each option: Fixed annuities are issued by life insurance companies […]