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Will You Take a Pay Cut in Retirement?

Will You Take a Pay Cut in Retirement? You Could If You Don’t Put the Right Income Plan in Place

According to a recent Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) study on “Retirement, Income, and Risk”, roughly one-third of retirees stated that they saw a 25% reduction in their income since retiring – and 21% have seen their income decrease by 50% or more. Based on figures from this same IRI survey, the average married couple receiving …

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Does Your Financial Advisor Have Your Best Interest in Mind…or Their Own?

Does Your Financial Advisor Have Your Best Interest in Mind… Or Their Own?

It has been said that most people spend more time planning a two-week vacation than they do planning their retirement. And, while many people believe that the insurance or financial advisor that they have chosen “has it all worked out,” just the opposite may actually be true. For instance, with so many financial “tools” available …

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Are You Stuck in the Wrong Annuity?

Are You Stuck in the Wrong Annuity? What If Your Current Annuity Isn’t the Right One for You?

If you purchased an annuity in the past, and it isn’t exactly performing the way you had anticipated it would, then you may be feeling stuck. This is particularly the case if your annuity is still in its “surrender period,” where you will be hit with a penalty for canceling the contract and withdrawing all …

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