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Thursday, December 3, 2015

Medicare to increase deductibles in 2016 It should be no surprise that in 2016 Medicare will be increasing each of the deductibles for its beneficiaries. Increased spending and costs at the government level leads us to believe that...

 

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Written By: Jason Soloman in Charlotte, NCThe debate about fixed annuities has been going on for years. Some advisors/insurance agents will only sell indexed annuities to retirees; other advisors/agents won’t associate their name with...

 

Thursday, November 21, 2013

The strategy of "my advisor has been great for 10 years" and "my balanced/bond funds have performed well in the past so they will work forever" could lead you down a very bumpy path. If you choose to make decisions based on emotion...

 

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

In the last 30 years bonds have been a safety net for many investors, especially retirees. They did a great job reducing portfolio volatility and helped many investors survive the chaos of the recent market crash. There's just one...

 

Friday, March 15, 2013

http://www.investmentnews.com/article/20130313/FREE/130319965#Do you own a variable annuity from Hartford? If so you may soon get a letter from them offering to buy out your current contract. Rumor has it the offer sounds very enticing...