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Thu, 30 Aug 2007 00:00:00 -0400It is common knowledge that a lawsuit settlement can absorb considerable amounts of time and financial resources, that is why some financers buy a part of the plaintiff's anticipated settlement to keep them from going bankrupt.
Thu, 05 Jul 2007 00:00:00 -0400A structured settlement provides financial security for those who have been injured in an accident, or have been awarded a large sum of money. Structured settlements provide regular payments for a certain period of time. The agreement may be tailored to meet the needs of the claimant; however, circumstances change, and many people sell their future payments for a lump sum of cash. Find out if selling your payments is to your advantage.
Sat, 16 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0400Many people choose to sell their structured settlement payments to obtain a lump sum of cash. While selling your future annuity payments offers you immediate control of your money, it may be detrimental to your long term finances. Learn the risks before you decide.
Sat, 09 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0400Selling your structured settlement payments for a lump sum of cash is a major financial decision. There are many reasons that people choose to trade their guaranteed periodic payments for money up front. While this kind of transaction offers you control over your money, there are some risks involved. Learn how to sell your payments and what you can expect during the sale process.
Mon, 23 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400If you are considering selling your structured settlement payments for a lump sum of cash, you want to get the most money possible, and also choose a reputable structured settlement buyer. Here are some tips for choosing the right buyer for your structured settlement annuity payments.
Thu, 19 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400Structured settlements are financial packages or financial agreements permitting a settlement to be paid through an annuity via regularly scheduled installments either for a fixed period or for the lifetime of the claimant. In lay man terms, Structured settlements are also known as Structured Annuity settlement, Insurance Structured settlements, Annuity settlement, Structured annuity and Structured settlement payments.
Fri, 20 Oct 2006 00:00:00 -0400If you are injured in an accident and sue for damages and medical expenses, you may benefit more from long-term payments through a structured settlement rather than accepting a single payment.
Mon, 09 Oct 2006 00:00:00 -0400A structured settlement is simply an agreement between the responsible party and the injured party that the payments will be made over time, rather than in a lump sum. The two parties reach an agreement, the party responsible for payment purchases an annuity, usually through an insurance company, and the injured party will receive steady income over a period of years or even a lifetime.
Mon, 25 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400Viatical settlement may be about money, but it is also about trust. To make sure that both get the best out of the deal, the Viator and investor alike should deal honestly and fairly. These kinds of settlements are gaining paramount importance in a world driven by fast money.
Thu, 14 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400A life settlement is done when a person wants to sell his or her policy in return for cash. The reasons behind this could be high premiums, medical problems, employment changes, bankruptcy, etc. It is wise to be well informed about the process and even more important to find a broker or a financial advisior who can make your life settlement worth your while.
Mon, 10 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0400If you have a structured settlement, there are pros and cons to selling it for a lump sum. Here is an overview of the good and bad points. In recent years, it has become more common for victims of accidental injury who accept a settlement from the at-fault party to accept a structured settlement instead of a lump-sum payment. With a structured settlement, the injured party receives payments over an agreed-upon length of time - five years, ten years, or even a lifetime, rather than receiving payment up front in a lump sum.
Mon, 06 Mar 2006 00:00:00 -0500A structured settlement is a type of financial settlement usually awarded to the victim of a personal injury accident. For example, assume a jury awards the victim damages in the sum of $4 million. Depending on the circumstances, the damages may be awarded as a structured settlement rather than as a lump sum.
Thu, 19 Jan 2006 00:00:00 -0500Many people who know in the back of their minds that they got the possibility to transform a monthly payment or annuity long term payments into a big lump sum and by that to relieve some temporarily financial problems, or need to buy a new car or a house or help their children and so forth are tempted to exercise this process into action.
Tue, 17 Jan 2006 00:00:00 -0500For most people when they buy a house it is considered their life's largest deal. In some cases of structured settlements the compensation and financial considerations for a persons life duration and the total present value of the settlement can reach few millions of dollars. Therefore it is strongly advised to use professional services like annuity consultant and a lawyer specialized in this field in order for you to avoid painful costly mistakes. Here are some tips.
Tue, 06 Dec 2005 00:00:00 -0500The courts have just awarded you a settlement in the amount of $1.3 million dollars for injuries you sustained while using the Widget Corporation's product. However, the terms of the settlement require that Widget pay you a small amount right now, with the remaining funds to be dispersed over the next 20 years. This "structured settlement" works fine for some people, but you have medical bills that need to be paid now. What can you do about it? Answer: you can sell your structured settlement and receive a lump sum distribution.