Retirement

Planning for a Secure Retirement

Starting the retirement planning process almost always seems overwhelming, but setting aside the time to properly consider your options can do wonders for your peace of mind. Contrary to popular belief, planning for retirement does not have to be hard. In many cases, coming up with a plan is the easy part, sticking to goals is where the challenge comes in. Annuity Watch USA explores some of the most important steps to consider when you are approaching retirement age. Review the articles below, or request an appointment with one of our experts to discuss your financial transition into retirement.

Retirement Articles

Early Retirement Planning


Retiring early, before social security and Medicare benefits are available, requires that a significant portion of your pre-retirement income be maintained by some means that is likely to continue for […]

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401K Rollover to IRA


There are two ways to handle a 401k rollover to an IRA. We will cover both options, the most common reason to transfer your money into an IRA and what will happen if you simply cash out your account instead.

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The future of Social Security


The future of social security is unknown. However, there are things you can do to ensure that your retirement is not dependent on Social Security income. Learn more…

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Retirement Confidence Down in 2016


Retirement planning is a tricky thing. With so many moving pieces and parts, there’s no one solution that works for everyone. As such, many American adults are not fully confident […]

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The New Retirement Age Should Be…


Retirement age is a hot topic in the United States, especially as the Baby Boomer generation continues to transition out of the workforce. Although great in its inception, the Social […]

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7 Top Retirement Regrets


Whether you’re eagerly looking forward to retirement or dreading a life without work, the end of your career is inevitable. For many people, the moment a job of many years […]

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Understanding Retirement Income Plans


Retirement income typically comes from pensions, annuities, IRAs, social security, and from investment accounts. Now, many employers are phasing out traditional pension plans that pay either a lump sum or […]

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A Fresh Look at Retirement


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 […]

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Inflation-Protected Income Analysis


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 […]

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The 7 Biggest Retirement Fears


Cathy and Matt discuss the seven biggest retirement fears faced by seniors today…and how a fixed index annuity may be able to help you sleep better at night.

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Women Money & Power


For women, money and power go way beyond earning a living and having the means to buy things. It’s about taking control of one’s life and securing one’s future…and one’s […]

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Retirement Income Planning


As one of the top financial retirement income planning companies in the nation, DeWitt & Dunn Financial Services and Annuity Watch USA specialize in empowering investors to take control of their […]

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