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Dec 16, 2014, 08:30 ET

AnnuityAdvantage Says: More Sales Records Falling in 2014 Means Next Year Poised to See Continued Growth in Fixed Indexed Annuities

 Following on the heels of a record-setting 2013, this year figures to enter the books as another strong sales period for indexed annuities....

Oct 28, 2014, 08:30 ET

Long Live Immediate Annuities: Latest Health Statistics Reveal Longer Life Expectancies, Argue for Retirement Income That Won't Be Outlasted

 Running out of retirement income is the number one worry of retirees, and with people living longer than ever before, that worry is...

Sep 30, 2014, 08:45 ET

AnnuityAdvantage Welcomes Positive Economic News for Fixed Annuities, Recommends Near Retirees Dive in to Robust Market

 As of the second quarter, annuity sales as a whole have reached their highest level in three years. Meanwhile, fixed annuities, the specialty...

Sep 02, 2014, 08:35 ET

AnnuityAdvantage Encourages Younger Individuals to Consider Tax Benefits, Built-in Security of Fixed Annuities as Part of Retirement Planning

Not long ago, people in their thirties and forties might have believed they were "too young" to purchase an annuity. That conventional wisdom is...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:35 ET

AnnuityAdvantage Hails New Regulations From Treasury Department Giving Employees More Options for Retirement Income Planning

 Effective July 2, the Treasury Department has enacted new rules allowing employees to convert a portion of their IRA or 401k retirement funds...

Jun 24, 2014, 08:30 ET

AnnuityAdvantage Recognizes National Annuity Awareness Month with Eight Reasons to Consider Fixed Annuities

 National Annuity Awareness Month is all about educating consumers. AnnuityAdvantage takes this aspect of its mission to heart; Founder Ken...

Jun 10, 2014, 08:45 ET

AnnuityAdvantage Celebrates 15 Years of Helping Retirees and Pre-retirees Make Informed Annuity Purchase Decisions, Enjoy Better Quality of Life

 Looking back at fifteen years of success stories, the Annuity Specialists at AnnuityAdvantage (http://www.annuityadvantage.com) have been...

Apr 07, 2014, 08:30 ET

Significantly Greater Income Potential Among Key Advantages of Tax-deferred Fixed Annuities, According to Experts at AnnuityAdvantage

 Safe, smart retirement planning means limiting fees and taxes while maximizing potential return and income. Tax-deferred fixed annuities...

Mar 04, 2014, 08:30 ET

Latest Surveys Reveal Millions of Americans at Risk of Underestimating Retirement Income Needs, Outliving Their Retirement Savings

Many of the best-laid retirement savings plans fail to account for a basic statistical reality: half of Americans will live beyond their age...

Jan 07, 2014, 08:35 ET

Start of New Year is Prime Time to Assess Pre-retirement Checklist, Says AnnuityAdvantage.com

Turning the page to a new calendar year is a great opportunity for seniors to take stock of their position in relation to retirement. Though many...

Dec 23, 2013, 08:45 ET

Historically Low Interest Rates on Bonds May Help Overall Economy -- But They Undermine Income Potential for Retirees

 The abnormally low interest rates on bonds and other fixed income investments may be here for a very long time. That's the word from the "Bond...

Oct 22, 2013, 08:45 ET

With Holiday and Tax Seasons Looming, AnnuityAdvantage.com Asks Retirees and Pre-retirees Six Burning Questions

 For better or worse, the holidays are also the time of year when it is necessary to think carefully about one's tax situation. For...

Sep 24, 2013, 08:30 ET

Nobody Wins the Waiting Game: AnnuityAdvantage.com Founder Ken Nuss Encourages Tentative Investors to Leave the Sidelines

 CEO and Founder of AnnuityAdvantage.com Ken Nuss understands why many people are hesitant to commit their money to a longer-term investment...

Aug 26, 2013, 09:19 ET

AnnuityAdvantage.com Sales Experts Craft Tailored Product Packages Designed to Fit Any Need

AnnuityAdvantage.com is much more than an online annuity shopping service. With exhaustive research backing up every one of its diverse fixed...

Jul 16, 2013, 08:30 ET

Summer's Here, but Don't Take a Vacation From Sound Retirement Planning

 With over 20 years of experience in financial services, Ken Nuss has seen market fads come and go. Amid that shifting landscape, one constant...

Jun 24, 2013, 08:30 ET

In an Uncertain Market, Variable Annuities Still Losing Ground to More Reliable and Increasingly Versatile Fixed Annuities

 In 2012, sales of annuities hit their lowest levels since 2005, dropping 8.4% from the prior year. Variable annuities, which entail investment...

May 21, 2013, 08:30 ET

Retirement Made Worry-Free: AnnuityAdvantage.com Outlines Top Five Features Near-Retirees Should Seek and Compare in Fixed Annuities

 For investors nearing retirement age, fixed annuities can provide a stable income source for many years. However, AnnuityAdvantage.com, a...

Apr 16, 2013, 08:30 ET

Avoiding Market Vertigo: AnnuityAdvantage.com Warns Retirement Investors Against Heavy Rotation Into Equities

 Some market analysts are predicting a so-called "Great Rotation" out of bonds and into stocks, while others believe that continual market...

Mar 26, 2013, 08:40 ET

AnnuityAdvantage.com Debunks Three Top Annuity Myths

Annuities are a complicated topic, and it is no surprise that annuity consumers face an investment marketplace swirling with misconceptions....

Feb 25, 2013, 08:40 ET

Buyer Beware the Annuity Oversell: Find the Fixed Indexed Product That Works for You

 Consumer interest in fixed index annuities has surged in the past few years, driven by the desire to avoid a volatile market plus the...