IRAs v. Annuities

As an Ed Slott Master Elite IRA Advisor, I was recently asked by his team to write an article comparing annuities and IRAs.

We’ll start by defining what an IRA is (hint: it’s not an investment in itself). We’ll then talk about annuities as investment vehicles, and how to use them both inside and outside of an IRA, along with the advantages and disadvantages of both.

Listen in to find out more.

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