Annuities http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en A History of Being Wrong http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/history-being-wrong <div class="node-body blog-body">Predicting calamity for the financial markets is a regular sport. Some even manage to turn doomsaying into a profitable gig selling newsletters, gold vaults and investment strategies meant to survive the fiscal collapse. But how often are these pundits right?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/history-being-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/history-being-wrong#comments Markets Blogs Annuities College Planning High Net Worth The Daily Brief Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:00:00 +0000 947681 at http://wealthmanagement.com The Many Roles of Annuities http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/many-roles-annuities <div class="field-byline"> Alex Coppola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These types of guaranteed income products can address a number of financial planning challenges.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/many-roles-annuities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/many-roles-annuities#comments Alternative Investments Annuities Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:23:00 +0000 930451 at http://wealthmanagement.com Investors Welcome http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/investors-welcome <div class="node-body blog-body">The United States and Korea are the most investor-friendly markets in the world, while China is the least investor-friendly market, according to a report released by Morningstar Tuesday.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/investors-welcome" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/investors-welcome#comments Industry People Blogs Annuities Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:00:00 +0000 919381 at http://wealthmanagement.com A Sense of Security http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/sense-security <div class="field-byline"> Rachel Monroe </div> <div class="field-deck"> Annuities can help provide clients with peace of mind about an uncertain future </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Annuities can help provide clients with peace of mind about an uncertain future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/sense-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/sense-security#comments Annuities Retirement Planning Tue, 26 May 2015 14:03:00 +0000 904551 at http://wealthmanagement.com Choosing the Right Annuity Rider for You http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/choosing-right-annuity-rider-you <div class="field-byline"> Alex Coppola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What to consider when adding customized options to your contract.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/choosing-right-annuity-rider-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/choosing-right-annuity-rider-you#comments Annuities Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:16:00 +0000 855311 at http://wealthmanagement.com REP. Index: Financial Literacy http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/rep-index-financial-literacy <div class="node-body article-body">How financially literate are you in matters of annuities, taxation, retirement planning, IRAs and home ownership? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/rep-index-financial-literacy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/rep-index-financial-literacy#comments Annuities Games Fixed Income Retirement Planning Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:39:00 +0000 843001 at http://wealthmanagement.com The Time is Right to Enhance Your Retirement Income Business http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/time-right-enhance-your-retirement-income-business <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Nationwide </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With fewer people having pensions to rely on and the Baby Boomer generation retiring in drastic numbers, people at or near retirement are seeking guidance. The time is right to take your retirement income business to the next level.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/time-right-enhance-your-retirement-income-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/time-right-enhance-your-retirement-income-business#comments Business Planning Annuities Prospecting Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:04:00 +0000 845441 at http://wealthmanagement.com Extended IRA Quick Reference Guide http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/extended-ira-quick-reference-guide <div class="field-byline"> Thomas H. Duncan, JD, CLU, ChFC Director, Advanced Consulting Group Nationwide Financial </div> <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Nationwide </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Extended IRA is a concept not a product. It is a way for the beneficiaries of IRAs to ease the tax burden of taking required distributions from inherited IRAs and maximizing the deferral period for the money in that account.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/extended-ira-quick-reference-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/extended-ira-quick-reference-guide#comments Annuities Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:44:00 +0000 845431 at http://wealthmanagement.com Helping an Annuity Beneficiary Understand Distribution Options http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/helping-annuity-beneficiary-understand-distribution-options <div class="field-byline"> Thomas H. Duncan, JD, CLU, ChFC Director, Nationwide Advanced Consulting Group </div> <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Nationwide </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When the owner of a nonqualified deferred annuity dies and leaves the money to a nonspouse individual beneficiary, that beneficiary has several different distribution options</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/helping-annuity-beneficiary-understand-distribution-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/helping-annuity-beneficiary-understand-distribution-options#comments Annuities Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:28:00 +0000 845391 at http://wealthmanagement.com Case Studies in IRA Beneficiary Distributions http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/case-studies-ira-beneficiary-distributions <div class="node-body article-body">The rules governing required minimum distributions (RMD) for beneficiaries of IRAs are numerous, complex and driven by many different facts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/case-studies-ira-beneficiary-distributions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/annuities/case-studies-ira-beneficiary-distributions#comments Investment White Papers Annuities White Papers Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:40:00 +0000 843591 at http://wealthmanagement.com