America's Health Insurance Plans

Annuities & Health Retirement Planning

Understanding Annuities

This online course addresses the basics of annuities—a tool often used to supplement retirement income. You’ll learn about the various types of annuities, including single and flexible premium annuities, as well as fixed, equity-indexed, variable, immediate, and deferred annuities.

Who Should take this Course:

  • Health insurance plan employees
  • Agents and brokers
  • Financial planners
  • Underwriters
  • Others in related fields who seek more knowledge in annuities

Enrollment
$165 AHIP Members; $215 Non-members



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This course is good towards earning the following professional designation:


Understanding Variable Annuities

Learn more about variable annuities as used in retirement plans, tax sheltered annuities, and other various arrangements in this online course. You’ll understand the concepts of automatic rebalancing and dollar cost averaging, benefit payout options, and the types of fees typically charged by a variable annuity contract.

Who Should take this Course:

  • Health insurance plan employees
  • Agents and brokers
  • Financial planners
  • Underwriters
  • Others in related fields who seek more knowledge in annuities

Enrollment
$165 AHIP Members; $215 Non-members



To enroll in a course, or purchase a text book, please log in, and browse our online catalog. If you are a new user, please register for an account to get started.

Earn a Designation
This course is good towards earning the following professional designation:


Understanding Equity-Indexed Annuities

This online course provides an in-depth view of equity-indexed annuities with emphasis on the various indexing methods. You’ll be exposed to a wide range of taxation issues for both equity-indexed annuities and fixed/variable annuities and consider their suitability, compliance, and ethical issues.

Who Should take this Course:

  • Health insurance plan employees
  • Agents and brokers
  • Financial planners
  • Underwriters
  • Others in related fields who seek more knowledge in annuities

Enrollment
$165 AHIP Members; $215 Non-members



To enroll in a course, or purchase a text book, please log in, and browse our online catalog. If you are a new user, please register for an account to get started.

Earn a Designation
This course is good towards earning the following professional designation:


Annuities for Funding Long-Term Care Needs

Explore various approaches using life insurance, annuities, and estate planning to provide funds for long-term care requirements. You’ll examine the advantages and disadvantages of each method discussed and look at the role each method can play in a person’s long-term care plan.

Who Should take this Course:

  • Health insurance plan employees
  • Agents and brokers
  • Financial planners
  • Underwriters
  • Others in related fields who seek more knowledge in annuities

Enrollment
$165 AHIP Members; $215 Non-members



To enroll in a course, or purchase a text book, please log in, and browse our online catalog. If you are a new user, please register for an account to get started.

Earn a Designation
This course is good towards earning the following professional designation: