Fixed Index Annuity
In the past, the road to accumulating assets for retirement led almost exclusively to banks for all but the most sophisticated investors. Today, the options seem endless. With all the financial products available to you, it would be easy to think there’s nothing new under the sun – but you’d be wrong.
Today, one of the fastest-growing financial products in the annuity. Americans own more than $1 trillion in annuities.¹ Simply put, an annuity is issued by an insurance company, and it can offer benefits that you won’t find in other investments. There are three distinct types of annuities.