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SMA, or Secondary Market Annuity?
Old 10-23-2014, 03:42 PM   #1
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SMA, or Secondary Market Annuity?

Secondary Market Annuities: Pro's and Con's

If a person can find an SMA that fits into the timeframe of their needs, it looks like a 4% or 5% rate is common.

So would a couple of SMA's for specific years when I anticipate needing a chunk of cash be a bad idea?

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Old 10-24-2014, 09:54 AM   #2
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I actually considered these a while back but decided that I did not have the time/patience/interest to research each offering enough to feel comfortable. So, I passed on the idea.

Here are some links that I found useful for my own research:

The skinny on secondary market annuities | Marketplace.org

http://online.wsj.com/articles/SB100...85140963405252

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