When it comes to funding your retirement, there is one universal truth: you can never save enough. If you have a 401k in place at work and you contribute enough to max out your employer’s matching requirements, you are off to a good start. Have a good investment portfolio? Even better. But did you know there is another option you should consider adding as well? In this post, we are going to look at the advantages of an IRA.
Now that the tax deadline has come and gone, some of us have been left a little bit richer for Uncle Sam’s yearly visit. That extra cash is, no doubt, burning a whole in your pocket, and the temptation to run out and purchase that new tablet or big screen television is no doubt raging inside of you. Before you rush out and reward yourself for a year’s worth of hard labor, however, we urge you to read our newest article, where we discuss some smart ways to spend your tax refund.