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Archive for September, 2009

Many people are now recognizing the importance of planning for retirement early in life.  Whether you are young and hoping to create a secure future or you are nearing retirement age and want to give your funds a boost, opening a traditional IRA may be the right choice for you.  What you need to understand [...]

15 Sep, 2009

Traditional IRA – Save for Retirement

Posted by: admin In: Traditional IRA

Individual retirement accounts started gaining popularity in the 1970s.  There are two popular kinds of IRAs, one of which is a traditional retirement account.  With this kind of account, contributions you make to it are usually tax deductible depending on your income, tax-filing status and a few other factors.  As you make deposits, your money [...]

Opening a Roth individual retirement account, or IRA, could see an increase in popularity, experts suggest, because of the current economic environment.  Right now, income tax rates are rising, and it is because of this fact that makes a Roth IRA the top pick among many investors planning for a successful retirement.  When examining the [...]

While the law allows investors to convert a traditional IRA to a Roth, the income cut-off for that is even lower: $100,000, for single and married couples who file jointly.
Soon, though, these barriers to a Roth IRA will crumble.
Starting in 2010, the income limit on Roth conversions will disappear, providing a backdoor way for anyone [...]

04 Sep, 2009

Roth IRA – Understanding Restrictions

Posted by: admin In: Roth IRA

As with any retirement or investment plan, it is essential to understand the restrictions and regulations that cover it in order to make the most use out of it.  If you are looking into investing in a Roth individual retirement account, or IRA, you must be aware that there are restrictions.  It would be dishonest [...]

  • Amy Bluth: NDH Group, Ltd. of Chicago recently released “RothCalc2010” for the iPhone. RothCalc2010 will help you determine whether to convert your traditio
  • Leslie Woltern: This may sound crazy but I would consider other investment options too, mainly hard assets such as gold, even real estate and land. It's only matter o
  • Leslie Woltern: I don't think 401K or even Roth IRA is a good investment vehicle in these market conditions. It's only a matter of time before inflation starts to cr


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