An individual retirement account (IRA) is a savings tool that functions as a tax-advantaged container for investments (stocks, bonds, CDs, mutual funds, ETFs, and so forth). Its two main varieties, the Roth and traditional IRA, each comes with its own set of rules. As is true for any financial move … [Read more...] about Roth vs Traditional IRA
When it comes to retirement planning, the sooner you get going the better. As Alan Kakein once said, failing to plan is planning to fail—particularly true in this case. Sure, you might get Medicare, but it isn’t guaranteed, and living off the average social security payout alone would mean a very … [Read more...] about Ultimate Guide to Retirement Accounts
An individual retirement account (IRA) is a tax-advantaged savings tool. It is not an investment itself, but a container for investments (stocks, bonds, CDs, mutual funds, ETFs, and so forth) that offers benefits in exchange for your compliance with a set of rules. IRAs are a broad category … [Read more...] about What Is an IRA?