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    Discuss the advantages and disadvantages you see associated with annuities vs. conventional investments in securities like stocks. In your opinion, is it better to make investments that generate ongoing annuities payments, to invest in the equity market, or combining the two? Please provide references and a min of 250+ words.

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    Discuss the advantages and disadvantages you see associated with annuities vs. conventional investments in securities like stocks. In your opinion, is it better to make investments that generate ongoing annuities payments, to invest in the equity market, or combining the two? Please provide references and a min of 250+ words.
    Annuities are among the most unique types of investments available, and there are many reasons why investors look to them as a key retirement savings vehicle. Some of the key benefits provided by annuities are:

    Advantages provided by annuities include the ability to receive tax deferrals wherein the annuities operate as ...

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    Annuities versus conventional investments are determined.

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