7/17/2014

Financial blogger Michael Kitces revisits the long-standing rule that retirement savers shouldn't purchase annuities inside IRAs because they don't need the tax-deferral benefits in an already tax-deferred account. Kitces writes that there are other reasons to consider annuities, such as guaranteed living benefit riders and enhanced death benefits. These benefits may make it worthwhile to revisit annuities as part of a retirement account, he writes.

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