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Subject: Re: Old Question/jesserivera67 Date: 11/27/2003 12:25 PM
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While you can invest in stocks or bonds through mutual funds or annuities, annuities typically have far higher fees than mutual funds.

The chief draw of annuities is thier tax deferred growth, but you get an anyway in a 403b!

Do you have the name and/or expense information of the annuities your company offers? Then we can do a comparison.

See also:

Annuities: Who Needs Them?
http://www.fool.com/news/commentary/2003/commentary030813rb.htm

Annuities: What's to Like?:
http://www.fool.com/retirement/annuities/annuities.htm?source=LN

Annuities: Buyer Beware:
http://www.fool.com/retirement/retireeport/2000/retireeport000821.htm

Nick

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