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Guaranteed income with a fixed annuity through Vanguard Annuity Access

Vanguard Annuity Access™, a unique web-based service powered by the Income Solutions® platform,
lets you compare fixed income annuities from multiple well-known insurance companies. Getting quotes
takes only a few minutes.

Why an income annuity through Vanguard Annuity Access?

Highly competitive annuity quotes. Enjoy fixed annuity rates that are normally available only to large institutions.

Excellent service. Get unbiased assistance from licensed, noncommissioned specialists at Vanguard. A dedicated specialist will answer your questions, help you get quotes, and walk you through the process if you decide to purchase. Once you've purchased your annuity, you'll work directly with the insurance company you chose.

Instant quotes. Avoid the wait. Visit Income Solutions to get real-time quotes or call one of our annuity specialists.

Choice. Compare quotes from several well-known insurance companies that offer a variety of payment terms. Depending on when you plan to start income payments, you can choose a single-premium immediate annuity (SPIA), deferred income annuity (DIA), or longevity insurance.

How much do you need to invest?

With the income annuities available through Vanguard Annuity Access, payments can start as early as 30 days from your purchase date or be deferred as late as your 85th birthday. Here's a hypothetical example showing the initial investment needed to produce $1,000 of monthly income for life (based on an annuity purchased by a 65-year-old male).

Deferral
period
Date payments beginAmount needed to purchase
0February 1, 2014 (age 65)$167,105
5February 1, 2019 (age 70)$119,540
10February 1, 2024 (age 75)$77,569
15February 1, 2029 (age 80)$47,976
20February 1, 2034 (age 85)$26,894

Need to talk?

If you'd like an annuity specialist to help you figure out which annuity might be right for you, call us at 800-357-4720.

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If you're ready to see what payments you might be eligible for based on how much you have to invest and what options you want, get a quote now by clicking the link below. You can also call us at 800-357-4720.

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More about income annuities through Vanguard Annuity Access

Who should consider these annuities?
Investors who want a steady stream of payments for life or for a specified number of years.

Will I still have access to my investment?
No, in exchange for guaranteed annuity income (for life or for a fixed period of time), you will no longer have access to your principal.

What guarantee do I have for my payments?
The product's guarantee is subject to the claims-paying ability of the issuer.

 

How often can I receive systematic payments?
You can choose to receive payments monthly or at another frequency.

Are payments taxed?
Yes, withdrawals and payments from annuities are taxed differently based on the type of assets used to purchase the annuity (qualified versus nonqualified). Please consult a tax advisor for information on how annuity taxation applies to your situation.

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