Indexed Annuity Insights

13
Feb

Looking for a long-term relationship? Discover how FIAs may be your answer.

Looking for a long-term relationship? Discover how FIAs may be your answer. This Valentine’s Day, join the Indexed Annuity Leadership Council (IALC) in spreading the love for fixed indexed annuities (FIAs). With the ability to grow and protect your nest egg, FIAs could be the long-term relationship you have been looking for to ensure a steady income stream during retirement.

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7
Feb

The Misunderstood FIA

The Misunderstood FIA In recent years, we have seen an uptick in the interest of fixed indexed annuities (FIAs), but there is still a great deal of misunderstandings about this retirement product – down to even its most basic principles. Let’s start with defining FIAs. These products are long-term retirement options purchased from an insurance company that guarantee principal protection,

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6
Feb

Putting Monday’s Drop in Perspective

Putting Monday’s Drop in Perspective The appeal of market timing is obvious. Who wouldn’t want to get in and out of the market at the best time every time? We’ve talked a lot about market timing in the past – timing risk premiums, trying to time the markets on a daily basis, and the importance of staying disciplined even when

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2
Feb

Working with Retirement Income Buckets – Webinar Q&A

Working with Retirement Income Buckets – Webinar Q&A Wade Pfau’s latest book gives much needed insight into how retirees can spend money in retirement without constantly worrying about going broke. Source: Retirement Researcher Working with Retirement Income Buckets – Webinar Q&A

29
Jan

Wondering How Tax Reform Will Affect Your Retirement Savings Plans? Executive Director Jim Poolman Weighs In.

Wondering How Tax Reform Will Affect Your Retirement Savings Plans? Executive Director Jim Poolman Weighs In. With President Trump signing the most sweeping overhaul of the U.S. tax reform system in more than twenty years, you may be questioning the future of your retirement planning portfolios. Even though no notable retirement plan provisions were included in the final tax bill,

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16
Jan

Three Ways to Help Americans Save More for Retirement

Three Ways to Help Americans Save More for Retirement One in five Americans have absolutely nothing saved for retirement. That’s according to new data released in October by the Indexed Annuity Leadership Council (IALC). Just as alarming as the number of nonexistent retirement accounts: More than half of Americans admitted they do not have a retirement plan that will carry them

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15
Jan

2017 – Q4 Quarterly Market Review

2017 – Q4 Quarterly Market Review 2017 – Q3 Quarterly Market Review Source: Retirement Researcher 2017 – Q4 Quarterly Market Review

13
Jan

How Much Income Do You Need in Retirement, and How Much Can You Safely Spend?

How Much Income Do You Need in Retirement, and How Much Can You Safely Spend? Most people are focused on saving for retirement so they’ll have the money they need. However, ask most people how much they’re going to spend in retirement and they have no idea. To plan for retirement effectively, you need to have some sense of what

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12
Jan

How Much Income Do I Need in Retirement?

How Much Income Do I Need in Retirement? Most people are focused on saving for retirement so they’ll have the money they need. However, ask most people how much they’re going to spend in retirement and they have no idea. To plan for retirement effectively, you need to have some sense of what your spending needs are actually going to

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5
Jan

Occam’s – Are Bitcoins a Good Tool For Retirement Investors?

Occam’s – Are Bitcoins a Good Tool For Retirement Investors? The appeal of market timing is obvious. Who wouldn’t want to get in and out of the market at the best time every time? We’ve talked a lot about market timing in the past – timing risk premiums, trying to time the markets on a daily basis, and the importance

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