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Do you remember the last time that you watched CNN, CNBC, “Shark Tank,” “The Profit,” or even the market update segment of the news? While viewing this programming, have you ever seen commercials for financial services products? I know that I have. I recall commercials for mutual funds…

You don’t exist if you’re not using online video consistently. Since 2015, online video has been the most-used medium to reach consumers for education and entertainment, surpassing written content on the same subject matter. And while Boomers have finally discovered the Internet, Gen X, Gen Y and Millennials dominate the viewership.

Steve Savant puts his industry advocate hat on and vents his displeasure at what he views as the unfair propaganda of the securities industry against annuities in the public domain. Editor’s Note: The opinions expressed here are those of the author, Steve Savant, and not necessarily those of…

Funny thing happened yesterday… I “met” a guy on the phone, who asked me if I had recently learned about indexed life insurance. Uh, no. I’m actually THE indexed life guru…have been for 19.33 years. I cut my teeth on participating whole life, then moved over to the…

So, if someone has decided that an annuity is indeed right for them, they typically next need assistance identifying which type of annuity they are going to purchase. But which type of annuity is right for this prospect? There are so many choices… To that end, it is important…

Let’s assume that you are like all of the people that don’t understand my license plate or phone number, and don’t know what an annuity is. No worries. I got you covered. Most everyone knows what life insurance is, so let’s just start by making a comparison to…