Contribute to an individual retirement plan like a Roth IRA or Traditional IRA? Here are the 2018 IRA contribution limits to reference.
I’m a big fan of methods and orders of operations for doing things. I think that it is essential to have a set plan for executing tasks, especially long term tasks like saving for retirement. But what’s the best way to go about funding retirement? What is the proper order to save? Remember back in […]
If you’re new to investing, the sheer number of options you have can be more than overwhelming. You not only have to decide what to invest in, but you also have to determine what type of account to open and where to open it. This is the predicament I’ve found myself in. You see, I’ve […]
One of the biggest benefits of saving and investing in a 401k is that it’s automatic – your employer just takes care of everything for you. Don’t you wish that investing in a Roth IRA could be that simple? Well, you can setup an automatic Roth IRA and make it easier to save for retirement […]
When it comes to retirement accounts, the biggest debate that continues to rage on is this: Traditional IRA or Roth IRA. You have several financial pundits that promote the traditional IRA, and you have just as many pundits that promote the Roth IRA. There is no definitive, “one size fits all” when it comes to […]
Recently, I left my employer of four years and one of the many things I had to consider was what to do with my 401(k). I never realized how much work it was to leave your job: I had to figure out which day I was going to quit on, what to do with my 401(k) […]
If you are just considering getting started investing, you may be overwhelmed by the first choice on the investment account application: what type of account do you want? The truth is that there are a lot of different accounts for different purposes, so I will try to shed a little light on the more common […]