Financial Planning News
Thu, 21 Mar 2013
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Vanguard's John Ameriks says annuities carry much value, but real-world issues and other disincentives make the products undesirable for many retirees.
Investors should think of annuities like other risk-management tools, weighing how much they value the protection of lifelong income, says Morningstar Investment Management's David Blanchett.
Market trends have altered the benefits of several annuity products, and Morningstar's Kevin Loffredi examines what retirees should know before investing in these vehicles.
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