Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 4:37 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The IRS recently approved another way to get savings into a Roth via the back door.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 2:47 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Fidelity Investments says IRA contributions set a record for the 2013 tax year.

Thursday, May 22, 2014 5:08 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Investors can improve their after-tax investment returns by managing their tax exposure.

Thursday, May 08, 2014 1:00 pm
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

Traditional IRA, or a Roth IRA? Knowing the differences can help you make the right decision.

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 11:44 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Converting to a Roth IRA today removes the uncertainty of future tax liability.

Sunday, May 05, 2013 6:05 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

How much should someone in his or her 30s be saving for retirement?

Thursday, May 17, 2012 4:51 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

How you manage taxes on your retirement nest egg can make a big difference in how much money you have to spend.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 9:38 am
By Barbara Whelehan · Bankrate.com

Should you invest in a Roth or traditional? Whether we’re talking about a Roth IRA vs. a traditional IRA or a Roth 401(k) vs. a traditional 401(k), it’s not a slam-dunk decision because the benefits aren’t immediately apparent. With a Roth IRA or Roth 401(k), you invest after-tax money. It grows in the account and

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