1. Extra Withdrawals From Your Annuity

    401Ks and other forms of retirement savings penalize you for withdrawals. A great benefit of investing in annuities is that you determine when they payouts begin when you sign your contract. One of the most frequently asked questions that the experts at Annuity Genius receives is how the withdrawal process work and if there are any types of penalties that can happen from withdrawing too often. We …Read More

  2. Special Benefits Of A Fixed Annuity

    Annuities are a great addition to any retirement plan, seeing as how they provide a secured amount of income down the road. With fixed annuities, there are a lot of benefits for individuals who are conservative when it comes to investing. The main perk of fixed annuities is that the money you invest is guaranteed to grow at a fixed rate of return. So, with fixed annuities, you have a variety of p…Read More

  3. Who Should You Purchase Your Annuity Through

    Signing an annuity contract can be stressful, intimidating, and downright overwhelming. You are trusting someone you’ve never met to do you right with your money so that you can successfully plan for your future finances. A question that you might frequent is who you should trust with your investment: a financial advisor or the insurance company. There are pros and cons to each of these options.…Read More

  4. What’s The Average Contract Cost Annually?

    When you talk to a financial expert about your investment in an annuity, the perks continue to add up. The team at Annuity Genius wants to make sure that you don’t over think the benefits of this investment in your financial future by helping you understand what it is that you’ll be contributing to the process. We have broken down what the average annuity will cost annually, but remember, this…Read More

  5. Do Annuities Earn Interest?

    When you invest in your retirement, you want to make sure that it’s an investment worth making. Understanding what your fixed annuity includes will help you set your expectations for what your investment in the annuity will provide to your retirement funds. A question that is frequently asked by individuals that are interested in investing in an annuity is whether or not an annuity earns interes…Read More

  6. Planning for Retirement in Your 20’s

    Recently we have been discussing retirement and how one can plan for it. However, planning for retirement involves much more than simply investing in a fixed annuity. If you are 25 years-old, living in Orlando and you are focusing your efforts on kick-starting your career, why should you be concerned about saving for retirement? After all, you are still a long way from your retirement years so, th…Read More

  7. Why doing Your Research Is So Important

    We have said time and time again that choosing the right annuity is extremely important to the success of your financial investment. You wouldn’t go out a buy a car without researching and test-driving it first, right? So, why would enter into a legal contract without doing your research and ensuring that it is a smart financial investment? You wouldn’t (at least we hope not). If you choose no…Read More

  8. How Do You Choose the Right Annuity?

    Over the past couple of weeks, we have been discussing different kinds of annuities. We have covered the basics, as well as the different advantages and disadvantages of these types of annuities, but there is a question that still remains. How do you sort through all of this information in order to choose the annuity that best suits your needs and expectations? One of the biggest things you can do…Read More

  9. Advantages and Disadvantages of Immediate Annuities

    We just very briefly went over immediate annuities. We talked a little bit about what they are and how they work. While immediate annuities offer Orlando residents several advantages and benefits, there are also some disadvantages involved with investing in immediate annuities. Before you make any financial investment, it is always best to do your research in order to determine whether or not the …Read More

  10. What Are Immediate Annuities?

    Recently, we have been discussing different kinds of annuities, as well as the advantages and disadvantages that come with each type of annuity. We last went over the advantages and disadvantages of investing in variable annuities. We are going to continue this series by going over immediate annuities and identifying how they might be a good investment option for you. What Are Immediate Annuities?…Read More