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3 Common Myths About Annuities

October 24, 2023

Annuities have garnered fans and critics over the years and often are the subject of many misconceptions. But, especially in an environment of rising interest rates and high inflation, an annuity might be a great addition to your financial plan.

At its core, an annuity is a financial product that pays out a fixed amount in a series of payments. It can be a valuable tool in your retirement plan, especially considering that a portion of your retirement assets repositioned in an annuity can lessen your investment portfolio reliance burden and provide increased guaranteed income to supplement Social Security. However, there is often lingering confusion about what an annuity is (and isn’t).

This helpful one-sheet flyer addresses the top three myths about annuities, outlining the myth, then explaining the truthful facts. Once you’ve had a chance to review, if you think an annuity might be a welcome addition to your retirement plan, let’s talk!

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