Client Login Contact Us

Annuities

If you’ve ever worried about outliving your retirement savings, you’re not alone.
← Back to Services

Annuities

A recent study found that 67 percent of Americans indicated they would be willing to give up smaller pay increases in exchange for steady and reliable income in retirement. In the same study, 78 percent said the disappearance of pensions has made it harder to achieve the American dream.1

With pension offerings on the decline, you may want to consider a fixed income component to your financial strategy. In short, adding an annuity may be an opportunity to help ensure a portion of your retirement income will be guaranteed. 

What is an annuity?
An annuity is a contract you purchase from an insurance company. For the premium you pay, you receive certain fixed and/or variable interest crediting options able to compound tax deferred until withdrawn. When you are ready to receive income distributions, this vehicle offers a variety of guaranteed payout options — some even for life.

Most annuities have provisions that allow you to withdraw a percentage of the value of the contract each year up to a certain limit. However, withdrawals will reduce the contract value and the value of any protected benefits. Excess withdrawals above the restricted limit typically incur “surrender charges” within the first five to 15 years of the contract. Because they are designed as a long-term retirement income vehicle, annuity withdrawals made before age 59 ½ are subject to a 10 percent penalty fee, and all withdrawals may be subject to income taxes.

1The National Institute on Retirement Security. “Retirement Security 2015: Roadmap for Policy Makers – Americans’ Views of the Retirement Crisis.” March 2015. http://www.nirsonline.org/storage/nirs/documents/2015 Opinion Research/final_opinion_research_2015.pdf

Strategies for Financial Independence

It is important to feel you have control over your future. At Yeisley Financial Group, we offer our experience and knowledge to design a specific plan of action that helps you work toward your financial independence.

To schedule a time to discuss your financial future and the possible role of insurance or investment products in your financial strategy, contact us at connect@yeisleyfinancial.com or call us at 316.719.2900 today!

Have Questions for Randy Yeisley?

It can be difficult to make financial decisions without access to information. If you have questions or concerns about your current retirement strategy, feel free to contact us using the form below.

At Yeisley Financial Group, we can offer you the following products and services:

(Click the images below to learn more about each service)

Annuities

Wealth Management

Asset Protection

Life Insurance

Retirement Income Strategies

Tax-Efficient Strategies

Long-Term Care Strategies

IRA & 401(k) Rollovers

IRA Legacy Planning

We can also refer you to professionals who provide the following services:

» Trusts » Probate » Charitable Giving » Estate Planning » Tax Planning

Get access to our helpful retirement kit which includes three guides that address topics you should consider when planning your retirement.

Privacy Policy | Terms of Use

Check the background of your financial professional on FINRA's BrokerCheck

We are a group of independent financial services firms dedicated to helping individuals create investment solutions and retirement strategies using a variety of financial planning tools customized to fit their needs and objectives. Yeisley Financial Group, Inc. provides insurance products and services. Yeisley Wealth Solutions, Inc. is a state registered investment advisor firm that provides investment advisory services. Yeisley Wealth Solutions may only transact business in those states in which it maintains a notice filing, or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from registration requirements. Yeisley Tax Solutions, Inc. provides tax preparation services. Our companies are headquartered in Wichita, Kansas and all companies are advertised to the public collectively as Yeisley Financial Group.

Information contained herein is believed to be accurate and reliable and is provided for informational purposes only. It is not intended to provide individualized investment, insurance, tax, accounting or legal advice and no specific recommendations are being made. Seek the advice of a qualified tax, legal and financial professional about your personal situation before making any investment decision. Any reference to a guarantee is dependent on the financial strength and claims paying ability of the issuing insurance company. Not FDIC insured. Investments can and do lose money. Nothing contained in this communication shall be construed or interpreted as an offer to buy or sell securities and no specific product, service or company is being solicited.

This website is limited to the dissemination of general information pertaining to our advisory and insurance services, together with access to additional investment-related information, publications, and links. Accordingly, the publication of this website on the Internet should not be construed by any consumer and/or prospective client as a solicitation to effect, or attempt to effect transactions in securities, or the rendering of personalized investment advice for compensation. Any subsequent, direct communication by one of our firms with a prospective client shall be conducted by a representative that is either registered or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from registration in the state where the prospective client resides.

Our firms do not make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy, timeliness, suitableness, completeness, or relevance of any information prepared by any unaffiliated third party, whether linked to our website or incorporated herein, and takes no responsibility therefore. All such information is provided solely for convenience purposes and all users thereof should be guided accordingly.