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Oh how everyone just hates annuities! I happen to have one, but you really have to be in a very specific situation to gather any benefit from them, and most people aren't in that situation. For example, is your combined income tax rate (city, state, Fed) higher than 50%? If not, then an annuity is not for you. Also, since the long term cap gains rate has been decreased until 2008, holding investments within a taxable account has become more lucrative--more people should be doing it--I certainly am!

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