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The best indexed annuity policies offer the highest participation rates. Higher rates give you the opportunity for larger gains when the index you've chosen performs well. Not all indexes are created equal, however. There are several nuances that will affect your total returns. This post discusses what to look for regarding annuity participation rates. What [...]
September 23, 2022

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There's a lot of buzz around annuity accounts now and for good reason. Fixed annuities are some of the safest and most secure investments available. In a rising interest rate environment, these accounts protect and preserve wealth while providing guaranteed returns. They are also insured. With so much interest, you'll want to understand how these [...]
May 18, 2022

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Timing any market is difficult and the fixed interest rate market is no different. Only the most experienced (and perhaps luckiest) get it exactly right. For the rest of us, we may not want to do all of our buying at once. It's difficult to find the highs and lows when buying annuities. For the [...]
April 1, 2022

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Purchasing an annuity is a smart way to save money. It's also a great way to set up a guaranteed stream of income in retirement. You will create reliable returns and give yourself peace of mind as a part of your investment portfolio. Ultimately, the question arises – how do I get paid from my [...]
February 17, 2022

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Our clients are in search of competitive yields now more than ever. They simply want a safe and insured account that's reliable and worry-free. Nassau Life Insurance Company's fixed annuity accounts are here to help. They offer some of the best rates in the country on two popular terms. These accounts are suitable for conservative [...]
May 4, 2021

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Annuities are unique investments popular for income, tax-deferral, growth and safety. Most policies have no exposure to market downturns. They are designed to provide certainty. Conservative investors enjoy having a portion of their portfolio safe and protected from losses. While these accounts do come with guarantees, many want to know how they're insured and by [...]
March 19, 2021

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If you need a one year fixed annuity, we can help. Hyers and Associates is an independent brokerage specializing in annuities of all types. We'll help you compare the highest rates available. Many of our clients are looking for short-term policies with fair rates of return. You might be surprised to know that many of [...]
January 20, 2021

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In the midst of these unprecedented times, there is a lot of concern about money – not just everyday stimulus/disaster relief money, but retirement funds and accounts. Conservative investors what know about their best options for growth and safety. Our clients are concerned about reliability, security and a fair rate of return on their deposits. [...]
January 15, 2021

Category: Annuities, Ohio Annuity

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Annuities are unique investment tools that are used for growth - and to provide guaranteed income. They offer predictable returns and tax deferral and are commonly used to create income streams in retirement. There are different types, however, which carry different levels of risk and reward. Some are more designed for growth and accumulation, while [...]
October 7, 2020

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Annuities are unique investment tools that are sold by insurance companies and provide guaranteed returns and/or income streams as you get older. They are a great way to supplement retirement accounts or life insurance policies while providing a way of deferring taxes in the short or long-term. How do I know the difference between an [...]
September 10, 2020

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If you are looking for a safe and insured fixed interest investment account, you should compare a bank CD to a guaranteed fixed annuity account. Both offer pros and cons depending on what features are most important to you. The chart below compares the advantages and disadvantages of both accounts side by side. Annuity accounts [...]
August 7, 2020

Category: Annuities, Articles

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Annuities serve many purposes, but you might want one to safely and efficiently transfer assets to your heirs. One popular annuity feature offers an increasing death benefit in order to guarantee growth each year. This rider might be appropriate for someone who does not anticipate needing their funds. Perhaps they have ample liquidity and investments [...]
July 17, 2020

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With increasing interest rates, you may want to know how your business can invest in an annuity account. In most cases corporations, partnerships, trusts, and other entities can own an annuity. This process works much like it would with individual ownership. That's the good news, but there are subtle differences in how these accounts operate [...]
June 8, 2020

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A commonly misunderstood and/or overlooked annuity feature is the Market Value Adjustment. This provision will influence the value of your account during its term. It can have a noticeable effect on the account should you surrender your annuity early. And in some cases, it can help you exit an underperforming annuity with gains that wouldn't [...]
April 27, 2020

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Investors like annuity policies for a lot of reasons, but a new feature is adding even more certainty to these guaranteed products. Some companies are now offering a death benefit rider on their contracts to assure policy growth every year. This optional feature allows your death benefit to grow each year by a guaranteed rate [...]
June 5, 2019

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