Variable annuities (also known as segregated funds) are contracts between insurance companies and investors. They work similarly to mutual funds and have added features that insure and guarantee deposits at maturity and death.
This type of annuity is suited for you if you are interested in long-term growth for purposes like retirement planning. If you are self-employed or mature in age, segregated funds are also suited for you because of potential creditor protection and estate-strategy advantages.
Segregated funds offer the following features:
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Insurance and annuities are offered by Edward Jones Insurance Agency (except in Québec). In Québec, insurance and annuities are offered by Edward Jones Insurance Agency (Québec) Inc.