How do I know if an annuity is right for me?

9th June 2013

When it comes time to decide on your retirement options, one of the words that comes to the forefront of the discussion is “annuity” and if you are looking for a retirement option which leaves you with an assured income then purchasing an annuity can be a popular option.

How can I cover my family with an annuity?

6th June 2013

Although an annuity will be a very individual decision, if you have family members or dependants who rely on you financially then chances are that at some point you will need to take their needs into consideration.

Do I have a given timeframe to choose my annuity?

3rd June 2013

If you are heading towards retirement then chances are a decision on how to best use your investments is at the top of your list of priorities, and among these options the word “annuity” is probably sitting front and centre in terms of security and stability.

Where can I get the best annuity rate?

30th May 2013

When it comes to retirement, ensuring that you invest your money wisely and get a great return for it is one of the main ways that you can look after your own financial security and this means making the right decision and choosing retirement options that suit you best financially. For people who are looking [...]

Do I need to research an annuity company before purchasing an annuity?

26th May 2013

When you decide to purchase an annuity it will be one of the biggest decisions that you will make during your lifetime, and as such it’s crucial that you put a lot of thought and effort into making sure that the decision you make is the right one.  Before you select an annuity you don’t [...]

What happens if my annuity provider goes bankrupt?

22nd May 2013

When you make a decision as sizeable as purchasing an annuity, you want to know that your money is going to be safely invested and it’s absolutely essential that you can put your full faith and trust in an annuity provider to pay out the money when you need it. Unfortunately as annuity companies are [...]

Is my annuity guaranteed for life?

20th May 2013

When you are looking to make a decision that is as important as what you are going to do with your retirement, it’s important that you throw your full support behind it, and that you do enough research to ensure that you are getting the best possible deal on your investments. Towards retirement many people [...]

How will tax be deducted from my annuity?

18th May 2013

Although an annuity is often seen as a retirement payment, unfortunately it isn’t exempted from tax and if you do happen to earn an income in this way then you will often find that you could be eligible for income tax, depending on how much you happen to earn. Any individual in the UK has [...]

Do I need to research an annuity company before purchasing an annuity?

9th May 2013

When you are looking to purchase an annuity it will often be one of the most important decisions of your life and as such it’s crucial that you do your utmost to ensure that any financial decisions that you make are the right ones. Before you purchase an annuity you want to know that your [...]

Are there any annuity options apart from a lifetime annuity?

3rd May 2013

If you are starting to think about retirement then chances are that you will have been looking at the number of different options that are available to you, and in the current competitive market there has never been a better time to find a choice which can really help to keep you financially stable throughout [...]