Stan Garrison Haithcock

Stan Haithcock is an annuity expert and national consumer advocate, serving as a keynote speaker on the controversial topic of annuities as worthwhile investments.  

He has written a book, "The Annuity Stanifesto," which is a go-to resource for all things annuity, and which strives to redefine how investors purchase annuities.

Experience

Stan Haithcock, a former writer on annuities for The Balance, forged a successful 25-year career on Wall Street as an investment advisor with firms like Dean Witter, Morgan Stanley, Paine Webber, and UBS before departing to educate consumers about annuities as "Stan, The Annuity Man." 

Stan's investment management background has helped him educate clients and investing consumers on how annuities should properly fit into a portfolio as a contractual transfer of risk strategy.

Publications

Stan has written "The Annuity Stanifesto" (2014)

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