Understanding annuities | Accurium

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An annuity pays a guaranteed secure income that can keep pace with inflation. Like account-based pensions the income is generally tax free when over age 60. Some annuities may also help to access or increase seniors' benefits such as the Age Pension and the Commonwealth Seniors Health Card. This twenty page guide is written by Challenger and explains annuities in more detail.

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