Individual Retirement Accounts

If you're employed, you can take advantage of an Individual Retirement Account (IRA). We'll guide you on IRA-related issues and opportunities, including tax deferrals, potential tax deductions, Roths, IRA rollovers and conversions.
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SIMPLE IRA Employer-Sponsored Retirement Plan for Small-Business Employees
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The Easy Way to Calculate Your Modified Adjusted Gross Income
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What Is an IRA?
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Here Are the Best Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) Calculators
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Am I Too Old or Too Young to Contribute to an IRA?
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These Types of ETFs Are Best for Roth IRAs
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Consider the Hidden Tax Benefits of Nondeductible IRA Contributions.
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The What, When, and How Much of Required Minimum Distributions
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How To Use 72(t) Payments for Early IRA Withdrawals
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SEP-IRA Contribution Limits and Deadlines
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Traditional IRA and Roth IRA Contribution Limits
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Demystifying Individual Retirement Accounts—IRAs
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Learn How to Make a Spousal IRA Contribution and Who's Elligible
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Can I Contribute to a Traditional and a Roth IRA?
Inherited an IRA from Mom or Dad? Here's What You Can Do.
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10 Things You Need to Know About IRA Rollovers
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IRA Limits on Contributions and Income
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Roth IRA vs. Mutual Funds for Investors
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The Pros and Cons of Choosing Your IRA Beneficiary
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How to Take the Backdoor Route to a Roth IRA as a High-Income Earner
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Short-Term Tax Impact a Consideration for Roth Conversions
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When You Shouldn't Convert to a Roth IRA
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5 Rules You Need to Know About IRA Withdrawals
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The Scoop on Roth IRAs: Are Withdrawals Tax-Free or Not?
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What Is an IRA Transfer?
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How the IRA Early-Distribution Penalty Works
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What Rate of Return Will Your IRA Earn on CDs?
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2020 and 2021 Contribution Limits for 403(b) Plans
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Best Self-Directed IRA Companies of 2021
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How IRA Distributions Are Taxed
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What an IRA Is for and How It Helps Individuals Save for Retirement
Image shows the benefits of saving in both a 401(k) and Roth IRA, including Supplementing a 401(k) with a Roth IRA is a great combination for overall tax savings. Roth IRA contributions are made with after-tax dollars, so there’s no conflict with a 401(k). Unlike a traditional IRA, there is no minimum distribution requirement until after the owner’s death. This combination maximizes returns and minimizes costs.
The 401(k)/Roth IRA Combo Platter: How It Can Work to Your Advantage
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A Smart Strategy for Withdrawing Money From Your Retirement Funds
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What To Expect When Taking Money Out of an IRA
What to Know About the Self-Directed IRA: Self-directed IRAs offer non-traditional investments other than the usual stocks, bonds, ETFs, mutual funds, and CDs—like real estate investments and livestock It’s vital to accurately value your investment every year and report the value to your IRA custodian Make sure to examine all of the potential fees and expenses that will impact the overall return on your investment One risk is not being able to access the value of your investment to make distributions when you may need the money the most during your retirement years
How to Invest in Real Estate With a Self-Directed IRA
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How to Keep Your Money Growing Tax-Free Longer With a Roth IRA
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How (and Why) To Use a Nondeductible IRA Contribution
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457(b) Contribution Limits for 2019
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How to Make an Early Withdrawal From Your IRA Without Paying the Fee
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Self-Employed? This Might Be Your Best Option for Retirement.
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How Annual IRA Contribution Deadlines Actually Work in Your Favor
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Can Roth 401k Provide Tax-Free Income in Retirement?
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Spousal IRA Contribution and Deduction Limits
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When You Must and Shouldn't Withdraw Money From Your Traditional IRA
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Should You Invest in a Gold IRA?
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The Rules for What You Can Do With an IRA Inherited From Your Spouse
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Here's Why You Should Consider an IRA Rollover When You Leave Your Job
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The Most Important Reasons to Consolidate Retirement Accounts
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How Different Roth IRA Withdrawals Work
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Small Business Owners: Offer a SIMPLE IRA Plan
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SEP-IRA: A Great Way for the Self-Employed to Save for Retirement
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Understanding Your Rollover IRA
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Frequently Asked Questions About Tax-Free Retirement Accounts
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How to Do a SIMPLE IRA Rollover
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Is a Health Savings Account Another Retirement Plan?
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Is a Traditional or Roth IRA Better?
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How to Roll Over SIMPLE IRA Assets Into a New 401(k) Plan
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Individual Retirement Accounts for Americans Working Abroad
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What to Do With an Inherited IRA or 401(k)
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Traditional vs. Roth IRA: Which Is Best for You?

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