Will you have saved enough by the time you retire, or will you run out of money, or not even have enough to retire in the first place? MoneyShow's Howard R. Gold urges you to not worry as much about that and focus on certain kinds of annuities instead.
The human race, as a whole, is living longer these days than any previous generation, which is why Rob Carrick, of the Globe and Mail, has devised a new list of financial realities for all future generations to keep in mind as they grow older...and older.
Even high-level traders are finding that specific types of annuities can compliment a portfolio by solving for the longevity risk of outliving your money. These unique transfer of risk annuity strategies are explained here by Stan The Annuity Man.
One of the pioneers of e-banking, Mitchell Caplan of Jefferson National, has set his sights on shaking up the stodgy annuity market. He also gives us a little insight into how the fiscal cliff dilemma will work out.
Instead of turning the public against annuities in class warfare, policymakers can emphasize the benefits of annuities and make them a prime part of the solution for retirees dealing with income fears, writes Stan The Annuity Man.
Whether or not you've enjoyed a lifetime income stream through annuities, you can give your heirs similar peace of mind and have more control how your estate is distributed in this strategy explained here by Stan The Annuity Man.