Be Like a Roth Investor

Want to be a smart investor? The Investment Company Institute’s recently released The IRA Investor Profile might show the way. It shows that Roth IRA investors in particular are doing a great job – it seems that they focus on all the right things. Possibly the most important factor in your retirement is behavior: what […]

How to Get Money out of a 401k

Your ability to get money out of a 401k depends largely on two factors: whether or not you’re still employed, and which options your employer offers within the 401k. You might want to pull your money out for several reasons, including: You’ve stopped working at the company and you’re going to roll your funds elsewhere […]

Solo 401k vs. SEP, SIMPLE, and IRA

When you’re self employed, you’re in charge of everything. That includes every aspect of running your business (the operations and requirements of your industry) as well as performing “additional” functions that most people never think about. For most wage-earners, life is easy because employers provide workplace benefits. Creating your own retirement plan is one of […]