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Evergreen Retirement Assurance Enhanced pension annuity – 19th June 2000

Minimum investment: £10,000.


Minimum age: 50.


Income frequency: Choice of monthly, quarterly, half-annually or annually.


Charges: None.


Options: Dependent&#39s benefit, retail price indexation option, payment guarantee.


Commission: Fee-based or flat rate of 1 per cent.


Tel: 0845 333 3321.

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