A Roth Individual Retirement Account, commonly called a Roth IRA, remains a good option for long-term retirement saving.
But is a Roth IRA right for you?
Several websites feature a wide variety of information about the Roth IRA.
Here are a few worth visiting:
Bankrate.com: Discusses the rules governing a Roth IRA. .bankrate.com/finance/money-guides/roth-ira-rules8-121119.aspx
Fairmark: Covers Roth eligibility, distributions, and pluses and minuses. .fairmark.com/rothira/roth101.htm
TIAA-CREF: Offers side-by-side comparison of traditional IRA and Roth IRA guidelines. .tiaa-cref.org/public/advice-planning/education/financial-ed/saving_investing/ira_basics
Investopedia: Good primer on Roth IRA essentials. .investopedia.com/articles/retirement/04/091504.asp
RothIRA.com: Spotlights IRA rules and basics, getting started and managing an account.