Annuity Learning Center
Welcome to the Annuity Learning Center. We have designed this section of our website to provide you with all of the information you could need when learning about or considering fixed index annuities, or any other type of annuity as a part of your retirement portfolio.
There are various different types of annuities available. While annuities can be a great tool to protect your retirement nestegg from stock market losses, not all annuities are the same and annuities may not be right for everyone. This section will provide you with the basic information about the different types of annuities available and help you make an informed decision about which type of annuity is right your specific situation.
Is an Annuity Right for Me?
Annuities are great products that can help you protect your retirement savings from market downturns while providing a safe opportunity to grow your nestegg. Depending on your specific needs, wants and retirement situation, an annuity may or may not be the right product for you.
Advantages of an Annuity
Annuities are incredibly unique products, that offer great benefits including the potential to grow your money tax-deferred while protecting that growth from stock market losses. Depending on the type of annuity you choose, there are many other advantages unique to annuities to consider when purchasing a new contract. Visit this section to learn the advantages of annuties.
Disadvantages of an Annuity
While annuities offer many great advantages, depending on the product that you’ve chosen, there are many disadvantages that you may want to consider. Before purchasing an annuity, review this list of disadvantages and consider whether or not a particular product will be right for your retirement.
Annuity Myths: Facts vs. Fiction
Over the past decade or two, annuities have been given a bad name in the media. Today, there are many more products available that go against the commonly held misconceptions about annuities. Follow the link below to learn some of the more common annuity myths and the real story behind them.