Are your savings for future use by you, your spouse, your heirs or a charity ? Do you want to maximize those resources without “worrying” about economic and/or stock market fluctuations ?
Most “client focused” advisors recommend shifting from growth strategies to safety strategies during retirement. The emphasis changes from portfolio growth (higher commissions) to savings stability for the client
The companies and plans I offer DO guarantee your principle plus interest earned from ANY economic or stock market down turn. They offer steady safe growth and not “potential high returns".