Annuities » The Stock Market, The Magnificient Twenty and Volatility The theme of the fixed/indexed annuity message is safety and security. There is plenty of research and studies to back up the fact that these plans work and they work well. When you are retired, everything works completely different than when you were working. It’s like doing everything in a mirror. Money management activities become opposite to when a person is working. Safe money fixed/indexed annuity accounts grow on a guaranteed basis, with no risk, even in uncertain economies that occur from time to time.
Buy Low, Sell High - that’s commons sense for how to make money with anything in which you might invest. When is the best time to invest in the Stock Market? January 2009 would have been a pretty good time. Depending on whose numbers you look at (and whether you look at the DOW or [...]
On March 9, 2009, all of the Wall Street gurus agreed that this was the first day of our current bull market. We had just came out of one of the worst financial meltdowns, and now America was ready for a strong bull market run. The DOW JONES closed that day at 6,547 points and [...]
Did you know that in September of 2013 the Dow Jones Industrial Average was hovering at the same level it was 14 years before? The stock market can be advantageous during specific time periods, but brutal during other times. Dreams can be crushed, retirement plans delayed. Can you afford to keep rebuilding your wealth every [...]
The truth hurts sometimes, and so what follows may sting some of you a little. However, I owe you the truth. Always. (though you may not be hearing it from your financial advisor) If you are 58 or older, or nearing retirement at any age, and you need that retirement nest-egg to provide for your [...]