4 Annuity Types Explained In Layman’s Terms

Want to Learn about Annuities? You came to the right page to learn about annuities. At the end of this article you are going to learn enough about annuities to help you decide if annuities fit in your financial plan or if you should avoid them like the plague. To begin, let’s talk about four annuities READ MORE

Anticipating the September 2016 Fed Announcement

Markets and The Fed Unfortunately, for the last 7 years, financial markets have moved based on the expectations and decisions of the federal reserve instead of from fundamentals, technicals or any other historical metric. Tomorrow’s Fed announcement will likely continue this unprecedented and unwelcome pattern. Should the Fed raise rates, we would expect that equity READ MORE

Five Important Reasons to Buy Annuities for the Future

Many experts believe annuities are a key aspect of retirement planning. Why? Annuities are consistent and predictable and although there are reasons not to buy an annuity, there are many good reasons to consider having an annuity in a financial portfolio. Tactical Investment Advisors and the Investment Professor share five reasons you might want to add an READ MORE

7 Important Facts to Consider about Group Life Insurance Policies

Many companies across the United States protect their employees with a Group Life Insurance policy. These group policies are usually part of the benefits package and are corporate-sponsored. In many cases, the business contributes significantly to the cost of these insurance policies. Group life insurance plans typically cover everyone in the group (employees) on a READ MORE

8 Important Financial Advantages from the Investment Professor

The financial world is a crazy place; full of change, chance and opportunity. How does anybody across the country capitalize on the future when there are so many economic variables? As evidenced by the recent Brexit, the United Kingdom is preparing its transition away from the European Union (EU). Economic conditions change, as do financial READ MORE

Brexit causes some investors to exit

According to the yahoo article found here, Jamie Dimon and Lloyd Blankfein have delivered memos to their clients about the recent vote that will remove Britain from the European Union, also known as Brexit. Read their Brexit quotes below. Dimon’s memo: British citizens voted yesterday to begin a new, independent relationship with the European Union. READ MORE

Stock Market Volatility and Your Money

What should I do with my stock? The past 4 weeks delivered significant fluctuations across financial markets, so what should I do with my stock? Great question, but to help you answer that question you should ask yourself: What else am I invested in? What is the objective of my entire portfolio and where does this stock READ MORE

2016 Medicare Deductibles

Medicare Deductibles to increase in 2016 Goodbye 2015 and hello increased Medicare deductibles. For your convenience, we’ve provided a summary of the new deductibles for Medicare, including the Medicare Part B deductible which will most noticeably impact beneficiaries with: Medicare Supplement Plans G, A, B,D, K, L, M, N. How increased Medicare deductibles impact retirees If you READ MORE

Rule 48

Rule 48. Exemptive Relief — Extreme Market Volatility Condition (a) In the event that extremely high market volatility is likely to have a Floor-wide impact on the ability of DMMs to arrange for the fair and orderly opening, reopening following a market-wide halt of trading at the Exchange, or closing of trading at the Exchange READ MORE