Is It Time for Annuities?

Schulaka, Carly
April 2010
Journal of Financial Planning;Apr2010 Annuities Supplement, p6
Academic Journal
The article presents the findings from the 2010 Financial Adviser Use and Perceptions of Annuity Products survey conducted by the Financial Planning Association (FPA) in the U.S. The author reveals that majority of respondents admit that they use or recommend annuities of some type to their clients. She also mentions some of the popular types of annuities which include deferred variable annuities, immediate fixed annuities and deferred fixed annuities. She further points out that almost all advisers explain that they use annuities to help their clients reach their retirement goals.


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