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The Secret to Generating Lifetime Income

Different generations tend to save in different ways. Continue reading

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4 Ways to Save While Paying Off Student Loans

With graduation season in full swing, it’s an ideal time to consider how to balance preparing for retirement. Continue reading

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Annuity Shift

National Retirement Planning Week took place in April, and the whole month was Financial Capability Month. April was full of encouragement for individuals to move their retirement savings plans forward.

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New Study: 1 in 3 Americans Confess Stopping Retirement Savings At Least Once

While a whopping 94 percent of Americans currently give themselves a passing grade on retirement, a third of them have confessed to stopping retirement savings at least once, according to a new report from the Indexed Annuity Leadership Council.[1] In … Continue reading

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NAIC Tees Up on Annuity Suitability Models

By Jim Poolman This article originally was published on Think Advisor. The National Association of Insurance Commissioner recently gathered insurance commissioners, industry leaders, regulators and consumer representatives together for the NAIC Spring 2017 National Meeting in Denver. Among the attendees at the NAIC meetings … Continue reading

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4 Things You Think You Know About Retirement

Think you know everything about retirement? These 4 things might have you thinking again. How much you’ll need. 60% of Baby Boomers think they need less than $1 million in retirement [1]—yet, experts estimate that the average American needs at … Continue reading

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Making the Most of Financial Capabilities Month

April is full of some of our favorite things: sunny skies, blooming flowers and celebrating the importance of financial literacy. This month, Americans nationwide are addressing their financial goals in recognition of Financial Capabilities Month.

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NEW TOOLS TO HELP YOU PLAN A STRONG FUTURE

Here at the IALC, we know that your finances are important to you and having a strong plan for the future can help ensure your peace of mind. That’s why we’re dedicated to providing complete and factual information about indexed … Continue reading

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5 QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE PURCHASING AN INDEXED ANNUITY

Indexed annuities offer a unique and attractive blend of growth potential, tax advantages, lifetime income and liquidity. But, it’s important to understand the terms of your individual contract. Here are some questions you can ask your insurance agent before signing … Continue reading

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3 Ways to Bridge the Gender Savings Gap

This post originally appeared on the National Life Group Main Street blog on 3/9. By Maria McLendon. When it comes to savings, the gender savings gap is huge. A recent study[1] indicated that women have 50% lower savings than their … Continue reading

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