How do insurance annuities work?

Answer Life insurance is one of the most important investments you can make in your future and the future of your loved ones. A life insurance annuity is somewhat the opposite of the traditional thought ... Read More »

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How to Use Annuities to Fund Life Insurance?

Annuities are not often used to fund life insurance policies because they are retirement contracts which offer tax deferral and retirement-income options. However, Ii you don't have other options t... Read More »

Are insurance annuities safe investments?

On One Hand: Standard Annuities.Although they generally don't perform as well as other investment options, a standard annuity is a very safe investment. The company that sold it is required to pay ... Read More »

How do annuities work?

Annuities are purchased from insurance companies by making a stream of payments over time or in a lump sum. You earn interest on your money. Many people use annuities to supplement their retirement... Read More »

How to Make Money on Life Insurance Annuities?

Annuities are a form of life insurance. An annuity insures an income to you either immediately or in the future. Annuities that pay an immediate income are called "immediate annuities." Annuities t... Read More »