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Is a Roth IRA right for you?

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.

McClatchy

Is a Roth IRA right for you? 01/27/13 [Last modified: Sunday, January 27, 2013 6:11pm]
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