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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:31:50 GMT

Hanford Sentinel

Use caution before selling structured settlement
Hanford Sentinel
“But that's not what you will get when selling the annuity,” Stone points out, adding, “because the buyer discounts these future payments by a certain percentage — the Discount Rate — which can range from single digits to well in excess of a whopping 20 ...

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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:46:06 GMT

For sale: Unwanted annuity
Investors Chronicle
The simplest solution would be that the annuity holder and the insurance company agree to cancel the contract, annuity payments cease and the investor is paid a lump sum by their annuity provider. However, this depends upon the annuity company and the ...

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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 19:59:45 GMT

ABC News

Why Annuities Are Often Sold, Not Bought
ABC News
However, some annuities have a purpose for some individuals, particularly if they have a critical need for a life-long income stream. For this income stream, annuity buyers pay substantially. But this may be worth it for those who lack a retirement income ...

Sat, 10 Jan 2015 09:55:41 GMT

Steve Webb's hopes for a second-hand annuity market raise the prospect of ...
The Financial Conduct Authority has unearthed evidence of widespread annuity mis-selling and is investigating further. If Mr Webb used his influence to press for a quick conclusion to this investigation – and for redress to be paid where due – that would be a ...

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Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:03:03 GMT

Why the Federal Government Should Sell Inflation-Protected Annuities
Wall Street Journal (blog)
TERRANCE ODEAN: In 1979, most workers who had pensions had defined-benefit pensions, those that pay a steady retirement income as long as you are alive. Today most workers with pensions have defined-contribution pensions, pensions that ...