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Robust Regulation, High Consumer Satisfaction Surround Sales of Fixed Annuities

NAFA Highlights Facts about Annuities, Contrary to Recent Report With only 22 percent of American workers very confident that they’ll have enough money to live comfortably ...
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NAFA Appoints New Director of Membership and Development

Organization Adds Resources to Strengthen Foothold in Fixed Annuity Education and Advocacy Efforts NAFA, the National Association for Fixed Annuities, announced today that ...
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LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: Total Annuity Sales Improve 4 Percent in Third Quarter 2015

Indexed annuity sales have a record-breaking quarter U.S. annuity sales totaled $60.6 billion in the third quarter 2015, improving 4 percent compared with prior year, according ...
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Industry Leaders Share Insights:

How 2015 Will Impact the Industry in the Year Ahead NAFA Annuity Outlook magazine staff asked several industry executives to share their insights on this question: From ...
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ANNUIPHOBIA

Cause & Effect Annuitization or buying a life income immediate annuity provides the highest possible guaranteed life income and yet a very small percentage of retirees ...
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Two-Thirds of Financial Professionals Say Income Distribution Planning is Top Client Goal for Pre- and Recent Retirees

Financial professionals overlooking the opportunity to meet top client goal; less than a third recommend fixed and/or indexed annuities A majority of financial professionals ...
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IRI Issues Second-Quarter 2015 Annuity Sales Report

Variable Annuity Sales Increase Sharply, VA Net Assets Approaching $2 Trillion Mark; Fixed Indexed Annuity Sales Record Second Strongest Quarter Ever The Insured Retirement ...
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The Top 10 Reasons Consumers Love Income Riders

David Letterman recently retired after over 30 years on television and over 6,000 shows. During his late-night comedy career, he brought entertainment innovation, creativity ...
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New Regulation Inhibits Use of Annuities in Retirement

The Obama administration has recently instructed the Department of Labor to establish a fiduciary standard for financial professionals advising people about their retirement ...
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NAFA Welcomes Chip Anderson As New Executive Director

Message from NAFA April 8, 2015 marked the beginning of a new chapter for NAFA. That’s the day we announced the results of our nationwide search for an Executive Director. ...