Traditional financial advisers still misleading clients over structured settlements according to

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While interest in secondary market annuities and structured settlements is higher than ever before, strong resistance among traditional financial advisors mean that many investors and retirees are missing out high yield, guaranteed incomes in this previously hidden sector of the financial landscape. believe that part of the reason stems from lack of knowledge about secondary market annuities. They said that: “Many clients ask advisors what they think about secondary market annuities, when they know nothing about. It’s pretty certain they will have resistance and misunderstanding.”

However, more worryingly they suggested that advisors are intentionally misleading potential investor and clients out of pure self-interest. They said that: “Most advisors would look at any allocation investors make to a fixed income annuity as assets not under their management, and therefore as assets they can’t charge an annual fee on.” Although this may seem cynical, they believe there is an element of truth to it and the prime reason why hostility towards annuities among advisors remains strong. “Traditional money people don’t like annuities. It really boils down to money. Individuals in their 50’s and 60’s should be looking at annuities and positively not losing any money on other risky investments.” has grown its member base significantly over the past 12 months due to its unrivalled listings of investment options among some of the most trusted financial and insurance companies in the United States. Some of their A rated carriers include: MetLife, John Hancock, Pacific Life, American General Life Companies, Allianz, Symetra Financial, Lincoln Financial Group, New York Life, The Hartford and Prudential.

Additionally, they offer free one to one online sessions to help potential clients find the most suitable investment option for them, ranging from immediate monthly incomes to deferred lump sum pay outs. Their website also features expert advice on numerous secondary market annuity investment options.

About provides comprehensive information on secondary market annuities to both individuals and advisers. Secondary market annuities consist of existing annuities being sold at a discount to those interested in seeking a fixed income alternative investment. Offering access to the world's largest inventory of available annuities, makes use of a purchase process completely focused on the buyer to protect both advisers and clients and focuses on third-party escrow, legal review and other investor protections, ensuring smooth transactions every time. Learn more about secondary market annuities by visiting

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