Why I Own an Annuity

Professor Moshe Milevsky explains that not only does he advise others to buy a variable annuity, he bought one himself.

Mr. Milevsky is a professor of Finance at the Schulich School of Business at York University, Toronto, Canada.

Variable annuities are long-term, tax-deferred investments designed for retirement, involve risks and may lose value. Earnings are taxable as ordinary income when distributed and may be subject to a 10% additional tax if withdrawn before age 59½.

Annuities involve risks and may lose value.

Moshe Milevsky was paid for his commentary. His views do not necessarily reflect those of Jackson®.