Independent & Objective Reviews on Annuities

Annuity Salespeople Telling the Whole Truth? Find out here with in-depth annuity reviews that reveal the facts on what you can really expect from your annuity.

Invest Your Lazy Money Like A Kung Fu Master

It’s been said that martial arts is less about fighting and killing and more about improving your wisdom and intelligence. Like the line from the Kung Fu Panda: There is no secret ingredient. It’s just you.

If you apply this philosophy to your investing decisions, then you’ll notice that the relationship between Yin and Yang is a lot like the relationship between growth and safety. Both are necessary, and harmony can only be achieved by seeking a balance of both.

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What Every Retiree Ought To Know About Income Riders

It’s served in high-end restaurants and known for its firm but melt-in your mouth texture, a bass that’s “not fishy” and pure snowy white. Only it’s not a type of bass, it’s a type of cod. The Chilean Seabass as fine diners know it didn’t even exist until 1977 and before then, it was known by scientists as the Patagonian Toothfish.

The same kind of bait-and-switch marketing schemes are sometimes used with income riders sold on annuities. Perhaps no other financial feature is more confusing and yet people still buy them, sometimes without even knowing it.

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Independent Review of the Allianz Life Allianz Endurance Plus Annuity

What’s Covered In This Review

In this review, we’ll cover the following information on the Allianz Endurance Plus fixed index annuity:

  • Product Type
  • FeesAllianz Life Allianz Endurance Plus Annuity
  • Current Rates
  • Realistic long term return expectations
  • How it is used
  • How it is most poorly used

Annuities can be complex. That’s where having an Annuity Investigator who loves math comes in.
We make the complex, simple.

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Independent Review of the AIG American Pathway 7 Fixed Annuity

What’s Covered In This Review

In this review, we’ll cover the following information on the AIG American Pathway 7 Fixed Annuity:

  • Product TypeAIG Power Index Plus
  • Fees
  • Current Rates
  • Realistic long term return expectations
  • How it is used
  • How it is most poorly used

Annuities can be complex. That’s where having an Annuity Investigator who loves math comes in.
We make the complex, simple.

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Independent Review of the AIG Choice Index 10 Annuity

What’s Covered In This Review

In this review, we’ll cover the following information on the AIG Choice Index 10 Annuity:

  • Product TypeAIG Power Index Plus
  • Fees
  • Current Rates
  • Realistic long term return expectations
  • How it is used
  • How it is most poorly used

Annuities can be complex. That’s where having an Annuity Investigator who loves math comes in.
We make the complex, simple.

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