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For many investors looking to secure their cash flow in retirement, annuities are a common way to receive the guaranteed income they need. Different annuities exist, so knowing which option fits your financial life and goals is important. Here are some points on the differences between qualified and nonqualified annuities. What is a qualified annuity? […]

Our step by step L.I.F.E program offers ideas on how to incorporate FIUL as the cornerstone of a financial strategy. This workshop will cover the following topics: How long will your retirement assets last? Help make your idle assets go further Impact of dying too soon Help fill in the gaps in your retirement strategy […]

Saving for retirement to sustain your standard of living is a continual effort to prevent your quality of life from declining in later years. Unfortunately, for many retirees, this goal can be difficult to achieve. Even with planning, 52% of working-age households may not be able to sustain their lifestyles in retirement.1 You can take […]

Life insurance policies and annuities can be helpful in providing extra protection and income for you and your family. But you can also increase the value of these benefits with certain tax advantages that each investment provides. Here are some ways that life insurance and annuities provide you with tax benefits. Life Insurance Tax Benefits […]

Losing a spouse is never easy and a difficult topic for many to even imagine. But when you become a widow or widower, moving beyond the grief to address important financial items in your life is essential. Whether you recently lost your loved one or you need to prepare for the road ahead, here are […]

Financial lives are inherently complex and require thoughtful perspectives and strategies for you and your loved ones. Multigenerational households pose additional challenges to heads of households. A multigenerational household has two or more adults from different generations. More than 60 million Americans live in multigenerational households, comprising 19% of the population. Living in a household […]

Enjoying a comfortable retirement depends on how well you prepared ahead of time to support your desired lifestyle, and how well you keep a pulse on your financial well-being after you retire. You may need to check periodically to ensure you can continue to afford retirement and health-care needs, no matter how much planning you […]

Life insurance and annuities can bring protection and retirement income that help people meet their financial needs and goals. When you buy these items, you get the opportunity to name beneficiaries who will receive distributions after you pass away. This article provides insight into why you name beneficiaries and how that helps protect you and […]

For most of your adult life, you may have had the protection of life insurance to help safeguard you and your family. But as your life changed, so did your family’s needs and financial goals. With every transition and milestone, you should take the time to reexamine your life insurance policy to make sure you […]

Family Conversations: Financial Hardship & Life Changes When is the last time you talked about your insurance plan with your family? If you’re assuming that you should just take care of it yourself and avoid the conversation, think again. It can be hard to talk about what life would be like for your family if […]

When is the last time you talked about your insurance plan with your family? If you’re assuming that you should just take care of it yourself and avoid the conversation, think again. It can be hard to talk about what life would be like for your family if something happened to you. But it would […]

Do you have a plan in the event of an unexpected death? Over 40% of Americans don’t. September is Life Insurance Awareness Month and it is time to get covered. Financial professional Mindy McIntosh talks with WJRT about the importance of life insurance and how much coverage is necessary. Determine the types Compare policies Now […]

There’s no better way to show you care than with an insurance plan that will protect your family from the unexpected. Creating more financial security for your loved ones Creating more financial assets for your future needs Life Insurance can allow a married couple to delay and increase their Social Security benefits Below are some […]