Structured Settlements

Structured Settlements

Structured settlements pay compensation to victims of injury, death due to negligence, or workers’ compensation claims. A structured settlement is a stream of tax-free payments paid over time rather than in a lump sum. Payments from structured settlements can be received immediately or earn interest by receiving them later. What Is a Structured Settlement? Structured…

Market Based Structured Settlement Options  | Assura Trust

Market Based Structured Settlement Options | Assura Trust

Balance and diversification for long-term structures The Assura Trust is a balanced structured settlement option for both plaintiff structured settlements and deferred attorney fees for those concerned about keeping interest rates low over the long term. Assura Trust’s solution combines the flow (or flows) of fixed structured settlement payments from a traditional structured settlement annuity…

New York City Structured Settlement Annuities 2021

New York City Structured Settlement Annuities 2021

What are structured settlement annuities? What are structured settlement annuities? How are structured settlement annuities different from traditional retirement annuities? Wwhich NYC licensed life insurance companies issue structured settlement annuities in Bronx, Brooklyn (Kings), Queens, Staten Island (Richmond) and New York (Manhattan), Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Orange, Putnam and Rockland counties in 2021? These companies issue…

What’s The Difference Between An Annuity and Structured Settlement

What’s The Difference Between An Annuity and Structured Settlement

What do you need to know Let’s say the bar includes an annuity and a structured settlement, how can you tell them apart? Here are some points about the differences: 1. Structured settlement is a form of negotiated settlement of claims and lawsuits in which some of the loss is paid in recurring installments. 2….

Investing in Structured Settlements  A Guide for the  Unwary

Investing in Structured Settlements A Guide for the Unwary

A Few Important Warnings for Structured Settlement Investors Investors seeking stable income can receive offers from investment advisors and hear offers from them to invest in structured settlements. But things are not as they seem. Investment in structured settlements may or may not be suitable for vulnerable retirees and victims of personal injury. Here are…

Structured Settlements History

Structured Settlements History

Structured Settlements | Over 100 years of creation 1918 g. Income Act 1918, Cap. 18, ยง 213 (b) (6), 40 Stat. 1057, 1066 (1919) tax-exempt losses for “personal injury or illness” ffrom taxation, apparently because Congress considered it “questionable” whether such damage was “income” within thethen the meaning of the sixteenth amendment and, therefore, whether…