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.
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.
Downside market protection, more retirement spending certainty, and longevity protection are potential benefits of annuities in retirement plans, but they're not for everyone.
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