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The spousal IRA allows a spouse who did not have earned income to contribute to an IRA.
Despite its advantages, a deferred annuity has some clear drawbacks, some of which are substantial.
If you want to open a Roth IRA and make too much money to do so, don’t fret.
The money from your employer match may be required to vest, potentially for years, before it becomes entirely yours.
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Tapping your retirement accounts early can cost you big time.
An annuity can provide lifetime income. But they come with several advantages and disadvantages to know about.
If you’re looking to get off to a fast start on your retirement finances, an IRA is a great place to begin.
Need your retirement money early? Here’s when you can avoid the 10 percent penalty.
A full 52 percent of American workers say their retirement savings are not where they need to be.
You need to consider more than your income, even if income is the most crucial issue to address.