Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 and is filed under Annuity News, Retirement Income Annuities, Uncategorized
With people living longer and spending an average of 18 years in retirement, inflation has the potential to wreak havoc on your retirement plans unless precautions are taken.
Let’s say for illustration purposes, that your current monthly expenses are $3,000 a month. Did you know that in 10 short years, your monthly expense will top $4,000 a month based on a 3% annual inflation rate? In 18 years, that same $3,000 a month expenses will exceed a staggering $5,100 a month after adjusting for inflation. If you are one of the many who spend 25 years in retirement, your expenses will more than double, topping $6,200 after calculating for inflation. Read More
Monday, July 8th, 2013 and is filed under Uncategorized
Working with annuity experts –– like us here at Annuity Watch USA –– can make a huge difference when it comes to how much income you’ll enjoy in retirement.
When most people are thinking about retirement, they typically miss the mark on two key points…longevity risk and inflation. That’s why we recently collaborated with an actuary to develop a planning tool that can help you see retirement income in a whole new way. Read More
Monday, April 22nd, 2013 and is filed under Retirement Income Annuities, Uncategorized
The Fed says not to worry about inflation but … The Fed doesn’t live on fixed income
With the market booming…then dropping mid-April 2013…there has been plenty to talk about regarding how best to take advantage of market highs while protecting against market lows. However, with so many fixated on market performance, fears about inflation have seemingly dropped off the “let’s all worry about this” radar. Read More