Annuity plan! Annuity plan! I do not like that annuity plan, Mr. Insurance Man!

Sometimes, the most resounding lessons on financial strategy can come from the most unlikely of places. Case-in-point — a classic bedtime story I read to...

New paper adds to building momentum for longevity annuities

A new paper released Nov. 6 by the Brookings Institution that explores longevity annuities and their role in helping consumers manage retirement risks including...

Pair of Senators honored for efforts to advance retirement security

Senators Orrin Hatch and Jon Tester honored with the Insured Retirement Institute’s “Champion of Retirement Security Award” at a Washington, D.C. event.

Ohio National exits annuity market, shifts to exclusive focus on life and disability income...

Under the new plan, effective September 15, the company will no longer accept applications for annuities or new retirement plans, while continuing to service and support existing clients in both businesses. As a result of this decision, the company will reduce its workforce by approximately 300 positions.

3 strategies to protect a 401k in a volatile market: The Annuity Expert

Shawn Plummer, “The Annuity Expert,” explains how annuities can protect retirement savings during volatile times.

Industry groups push House to pass RILA bill

A group of five trade associations sent a letter to the leadership of the House Financial Services Committee today urging them to bring the Registration for Index Linked Annuities (RILA) Act to the House floor for a vote.