Opinion: Cash buyouts for variable-annuity riders often don't add up

01/6/2013 | National Underwriter Life & Health

Cash buyouts offered to variable-annuity holders with guaranteed-living-benefit or guaranteed-death-benefit riders may not be advantageous, Sheryl Moore writes. With about 90% of those who purchase variable annuities opting for the riders, the value for many exceeds the cash amount they would receive upon surrender, Moore writes.

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