About Bill Broich

Bill Broich is a well-known annuity expert with over 30 years of experience. He has written hundreds of articles on annuities and other financial topics, and has been a featured commentator on TV, Radio and the Internet.

Toll-Free: (360) 701-6209 | GVA, Annuity.com | Email: bbroich@msn.com

The New Corporate Business Plan: Outsource Pension Liability And Improve Profits

I can remember the first company I worked for, a national airline. It was 1966, and I was a freshman in college. I loaded airplanes with bags, handled air freight, and waited on passengers. I loved my first job, and I loved the company. To see them now is an exercise in disgust; the airline [...]

By |2021-06-30T00:07:23+00:00July 15th, 2021|Retirement Planning|

Safe Money, What Are Your Real Options?

Should your important money be an investment or should it be a deposit? How do you know the difference and how do you decide what is best for you? What exactly is “Safe Money?” Is it money that needs to be risk free? Is it money that needs to be available? What exactly is the true definition of “Safe Money?” The answer may surprise you…the answer is based on your specific situation and your desired goals. For many people “Safe Money” is money that will be there when it is needed.

By |2021-07-17T22:27:01+00:00July 10th, 2021|Retirement Planning|

Healthcare And The Baby Boomers

The Baby Boomers are overpowering the health care system.   For over 100 years, the discussion of a national health care system in America has been both a hot and cold discussion. As president, Theodore Roosevelt first suggested a health care system that would be available for all Americans. In fact, as a candidate for [...]

By |2021-07-20T22:28:23+00:00July 8th, 2021|Estate Planning, Insurance|

More Americans Are Drifting Into And Dying In Poverty

According to 2019 census data, 10% of those 65 and older fell below the official poverty measure. However, that number rose to 14.4% by 2020. A big reason for this is that older people are more likely to use costly services like staying overnight in a hospital or a skilled nursing home. What is most [...]

By |2021-06-29T22:02:38+00:00July 2nd, 2021|Retirement Planning|

Investors, Teenage Girls and Sheep

Investors, teenage girls and sheep, what do they all have in common? Investors read about a hot mutual fund and buy, the problem is the results are from past performance. Hot mutual funds share results that have already happened, the new investors merely shrink the returns. The new owners of the mutual fund have probably missed the boat.

By |2021-07-17T22:08:38+00:00July 2nd, 2021|General Business|

The Times They Are A Changin For Annuities

 I remember the early years in Olympia, Washington, learning to sell annuities; it was tough.   Not only tough for me but tough for anyone who was anything other than a “stockbroker.”  Not only were our products not fully developed, but we were the “ugly” stepchild of the financial world. Annuities were considered second-class citizens, [...]

By |2021-06-29T21:55:55+00:00June 29th, 2021|Annuities|

Glass, Toilet Paper And Cell Phones

What do glass, toilet paper, and cell phones all have in common? The answer is this; three large American companies have turned to annuities to offset uncertainty in their pension obligations. PPG Industries, Kimberley Clark, and Verizon are only three examples of large companies buying their way out of unknown future pension obligations. In other [...]

By |2021-06-29T21:58:33+00:00June 28th, 2021|Annuities|