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Here is Annuity FYI's latest blog post about how you can account for volatile markets by maximizing your guaranteed income from sources like annuities and Social Security.
Use the guaranteed lifetime income from annuities, Social Security, or a pension to account for market volatility in retirement.
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PMI is sometimes a dirty word in the mortgage business. Here's how you can get rid of it fast.
Follow these steps to get rid of private mortgage insurance. Learn the PMI cancellation requirements.
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You should listen to your elders in many regards, but certainly in planning for your retirement.
These strategies will help you accumulate enough money to quit your job.
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New blog post today from Annuity FYI: It's not a good idea to wait until interest rates rise before buying an immediate annuity for guaranteed retirement income.
It's not wise to wait until interest rates rise before buying an immediate annuity to cover your retirement income needs.
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There are many more temporary workers now than in the recent future.
 
America’s growing temporary workforce http://econ.st/29PbX4t
Temping is on the increase, affecting temps and staff workers alike
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It's scary that 1/4 of us are worried that we will run out of money in retirement.
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Great personal retirement story with a lot to learn.
 
Confession from our #retirement reporter: "I started saving for retirement -- 30 years late" http://bnkrt.co/2a2aKsU
This is embarrassing for a financial writer to admit:
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Contact Annuity FYI today for their new Whitepaper! "Why Is Market Volatility Rising and How Should You React?" Read what top portfolio managers and investment strategists have to say in this excellent discussion. Go to their website and click Ask AnnuityFYI by Email:
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Cost of living is just one of the factors that was used to determine the best cities for Millennials to live in.
Taking into account job opportunities, access to nightlife, affordable housing and cost of living, these 10 locales are where millennials should look to live.
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What should you do with your 401k money?
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Here is a list of the things no one tells you about retirement, such as you might have to pay taxes on your Social Security income.
Retirees will face a few surprises when it comes time to stop working.
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New blog post from Annuity FYI: See how you can use fixed annuities to create the pension that employers no longer provide in retirement.
Consider a fixed annuity product if you are looking to create your own pension income stream during retirement.
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