Right Retirement Account

Choose the Right Retirement Account What’s the best retirement account for my situation? We explain Roth & Traditional IRAs, annuities and employer plans. Repeat after us: “Retirement savings are for retirement.” Again. “Retirement savings are for retirement.” Why this mantra? Simple: The best place to put your savings is in tax-advantaged accounts. As with all things IRS-related, you’ll pay a penalty if you want to get your mitts on the moola before the golden age of retirement. So, once again: “Retirement savings are for retirement.” Now that you’ve promised to…

Why Should I Invest?

Have you ever ask yourself “why should I invest?” Welcome to Investing Basics! If you’ve found your way here, chances are you’ve either got some money socked away or you’re planning to do so. But first things first. Why is investing a smart idea? Simply put, you want to invest in order to create wealth. It’s relatively painless, and the rewards are plentiful. By investing in the stock market, you’ll have a lot more money for things like retirement, education, recreation — or you could pass on your riches to…