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970 MILLION DOLLAR LOTTERY JACKPOT: MANSIONS, FANCY CARS, EXOTIC TRAVEL AND...ANNUITIES?

Posted on October 19, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tens of millions of people across America today are dreaming of a billion-dollar lottery lifestyle of mansions, fancy cars and exotic travel. But are any of us thinking o

IRI Applauds FSOC’s Prudential Decision

Posted on October 17, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) released the following statement from IRI President and CEO Cathy Weatherford in response to the Financial Stability Over

INDUSTRY TAKES AIM AT ELDERLY FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION

Posted on October 16, 2018

Helping Older Americans Protect Savings and Guarding Against Health, Financial Pitfalls WASHINGTON, D.C. – Financial firms and professionals, law enforcement officials, policymakers and others a

IRI: DON’T GET TOO BUBBLY OVER LARGEST SOCIAL SECURITY COLA SINCE 2012

Posted on October 15, 2018

Inflation, Health Care Costs Hikes Likely to Make COLA Nearly Flat Washington, D.C. -- Social Security recipients will receive the largest cost-of-living-adjustment (COLA) since 2012 but U.S. retirees

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IRI Insight – Fall 2018

Posted on September 20, 2018

An aging bull market, generational differences in retirement saving and planning, preventing fraud and protecting against the financial impact of long-term care costs. Check out the Fall 2018 issue of

IRI Insight – Summer 2018

Posted on June 19, 2018

An examination of the unique retirement risks faced by women, and the opportunities advisors have to help them plan, leads off the Summer 2018 edition of IRI Insight. This issue also introduces &ldquo

IRI Insight – Spring 2018

Posted on March 15, 2018

All historic eras must come to an end, and at IRI we’re coming the end of a great one, and the start of a new one. In this issue of Insight, IRI’s CEO Cathy Weatherford reflects on the pas

IRI Insight – Winter 2017-18

Posted on December 14, 2017

Annuities have had their share of detractors over the years. In fact, you may have seen disparaging advertising. But is such criticism warranted?

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