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3 key differences between a Roth 401(k) and a Roth IRA

CNBC · 2 min

Roth accounts are after-tax accounts with unique benefits for retirement savers. Namely, investments grow tax-free, and withdrawals aren't subject to tax during one's retirement years. But there are some key differences between Roth savings in a 401(k) plan and in an individual retirement account.

The 30:30:30:10 rule of saving for one's retirement

Indiatimes · 5 min

A friend who had just retired called. She was wondering how she should use her retirement corpus. I have a long list in mind she said, and I began to panic. Like what I asked? Renovate my home, buy myself a new car, take some much postponed trips and may be buy some jewellery, she said.

Beware of the Tax Traps in Retirement

kiplinger.com · 4 min

More people are going to retire in the next 15 years than have ever retired in the history of our country. By 2030, the Census Bureau projects we’ll reach the first time that the United States will have more 65-and-older adults than children — 78 million age 65+ versus 76.