As of 2016, Washington-based Symetra Life Insurance Company sells four broad types of annuities: fixed deferred annuities, fixed indexed annuities, fixed variable annuities and income annuities. Each category addresses d... More »

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Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America offers fixed index annuities, variable annuities and index variable annuities, according to the website. Customers are encouraged to speak to a financial professional to de... More »

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Non-qualified annuities are funded by dollars that have already been taxed, according to annuities expert Hersh Stern for ImmediateAnnuities.com. Qualified annuities are typically tied to federally approved retirement pl... More »

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Reviews of Jackson's annuities are typically positive, with the company's selection of annuities being known for providing flexibility in how customers allocate their assets, shows ThinkAdvisor.com. Furthermore, Jackson ... More »

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Although indexed annuities are not the riskiest investment choice available, they are not necessarily safe either, according to Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. An investor potentially receives no index-linked in... More »

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Jackson National Life offers variable, fixed index and fixed annuities, according to the Jackson website. Annuities are used for retirement planning and investing, and each annuity offers different advantages. More »

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