Retirement can be risky. Annuities can help.
Today's retirement landscape is full of new risks:
The investment marketplace seems wildly unpredictable.
We're living longer, and without pensions.
Low interest rates mean "safe" investments might not pay off.
Inflation steadily reduces the purchasing power of savings.
Knowledge for powerful planning.
Inflection points. There's no consensus on exactly what causes the market to shift from bull to bear, but some experts look to certain numbers for clues.
Buffer vs. floor. There are big differences between annuities with buffers and those with floors. During a market downturn, one type may offer more protection.
The power of tax deferral. Tax-deferred investments like annuities have the potential to accumulate faster than taxable investments.
10 risks of retirement. Your risks may go beyond those listed above. Which of these are you ready for?