Annuities


Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Market Correction Coming?

  Well it’s been quite some time since I reached out to the AST community with a blog post but recent market events warrant me dusting off the keyboard to make sure everyone is at least paying attention.   Over the last month, the S&P...
2014-08-03 16:23:30

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Compare Secondary Market Annuities to Primary Annuity- New Video

In this video, I compare a 20 year income stream secondary annuity to a new- issue annuity.  Here’s a spoiler- the SMA saves over $17,000 for the exact same income! To put Secondary Market Annuities to work for you, just give us a call!...
2014-07-25 12:28:45

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Executive Summary Of Secondary Market Annuities – New Video

Are you curious about Secondary Market Annuities, but want the high points in just a few minutes? Well you are in luck- we’ve recently produced a new video summarizing Secondary Market Annuities. These innovative fixed income contracts are an...
2014-07-24 01:16:50

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Generating Returns With Secondary Market Annuities – Video 6

In a recent appearance with nationally syndicated online columnist Steve Savant, AST’s Bryan Anderson talked about why Secondary Market Annuities yields are so good.  What a refreshing alternative to CD’s and other options!   With...
2014-06-10 20:56:36

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Using Secondary Market Annuities in Client Planning Scenarios- Video 5

In this final installment of the Steve Savant show “Lets Get Down To Business” our own Bryan Anderson discusses how we use Secondary Market Annuities in various planning scenarios. Enjoy!   Secondary market annuities are generally...
2014-06-10 20:56:33

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Lump Sums and Secondary Market Annuities- Video 4

In this fourth installment, Bryan Anderson and Steve Savant discuss mortality credits and the higher yield that Secondary Market Annuities offer to investors.  Feel free to give us a call if this video generates any questions,   Mortality...
2014-06-10 20:56:30

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Why Deferred Secondary Market Annuities Are The Most Efficient Use Of Funds- Video 3

In this third installment of the Steve Savant special week on Secondary Market Annuities, Bryan gets on a roll discussing how deferred income Secondary Market Annuities can offer the most powerful guaranteed income out there.  For customers who...
2014-06-10 20:47:29

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Why Secondary Market Annuities Are A Great Income Alternative- Video 2

Here is video 2 of Annuity Straight Talk’s Bryan Anderson on Steve Savant’s nationally syndicated ‘Lets Get Down To Business” discussing Secondary Market Annuities. This show is designed for advisors, so there are certain...
2014-06-10 18:10:34

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Secondary Market Annuities For Advisors

We hope you enjoy this first of several videos from the nationally syndicated online financial  commentator, Steve Savant, who recently hosted Bryan Anderson of Annuity Straight Talk on his show for a week of episodes featuring Secondary Market...
2014-06-10 04:04:48

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Secondary Market Annuities- Steve Savant and AST On SMAs For Advisors

We hope you enjoy this first of several videos from the nationally syndicated online financial  commentator, Steve Savant, who recently hosted Bryan Anderson of Annuity Straight Talk on his show for a week of episodes featuring Secondary Market...
2014-06-10 04:04:48

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Secondary Market Annuities- AST on the Steve Savant show with Secondary Market Annuities

We hope you enjoy this first of several videos from the nationally syndicated online financial  commentator, Steve Savant, who recently hosted Bryan Anderson of Annuity Straight Talk on his show for a week of episodes featuring Secondary Market...
2014-06-10 04:04:48

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Case Study- Quick Close Secondary Market Annuities

We had a lovely experience over the weekend.  A client called Friday afternoon, late, wanting an in-stock SMA for his mother.  He’d been watching our list for a few weeks and made the mistake of reserving several cases from another vendor.

...
2014-01-15 18:08:01

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Fed Tapering- Unemployment And Deflation Is More Important Than Inflation Worries

“Tapering Is Not Tightening”

That is the news of the day.  What that means is that even though the Federal Reserve is tapering it bond buying and liquidity injection programs, rates are not tightening or rising.

This is...
2013-12-20 16:13:20

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Buying Secondary Market Annuities- Understanding The Transfer Process

In the Secondary Market Annuities world there are two methods of transfer currently in use in the industry.  One is used on a professional and institutional level, which we now utilize exclusively.  I’ll explain that in a moment. But...
2013-12-19 11:39:50

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Annuities and Inflation- Like Oil And Water?

Many of our readers are concerned about inflation, and rightly so.  Inflation is a creeping erosion of the purchasing power of the dollar and is like a shadow drag on consumers.  Many consider inflation to be a hidden tax too.

So how can...
2013-12-06 13:29:22

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
New SMA Procedures Finally Unveiled!

For weeks, I have hinted that we had some exciting developments in the Secondary Market Annuities industry.  Finally, here are some more details, and a completely updated Buyer’s guide too that outlines our totally revamped purchase...
2013-11-19 01:18:55

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Retirement Income… Or Leave It To The Kids?

One of the major challenges we face when helping people plan for their retirement is balancing the pressing need for lifetime income with the desire the leave an inheritance.  These goals are both laudable, but not always compatible.

...
2013-11-05 01:01:46

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
The Financial Instability Council- More Beltway Madness

This week brings an important editorial from the Wall Street Journal on the continued overreaching and regulatory creep oozing out of Washington.

Today’s editorial, perfectly titled “The Financial Instability Council” discusses the...
2013-07-17 01:24:30

Posted an entry on ????? ??????
"Hearing comes first! Understanding comes next!"
“Hearing comes first! Understanding comes...
2013-06-24 02:02:40

Posted an entry on Annuity Straight Talk
Your Retirement Goals

A reader wrote in this week.  Like so many, it seems this person has a hard time knowing where to start, and this is unfortunately a very common issue we run into every day.  But not to fear! A few simple questions can get you on the right...
2013-05-15 13:14:31


 1 2 3 >  Last ›