In the olden days, many advisors would shutter at the word, “annuity.” And if your clients were to Google the term, they’d find all kinds of information about how bad annuities are. And don’t even get me started on all the advertisements from Fisher Investments.
However, over the past few years annuities have started to get a little shine to them. They’ve become a good option for some retirees to consider as part of their retirement portfolio. Especially in the indexed annuity space.