Retirement Plans & Investments : Compare a Roth IRA & a Traditional IRA

The difference between a Roth IRA and a traditional IRA is that a Roth IRA taxes contributions, while a traditional IRA has tax-free contributions, but may require taxes upon withdrawal. Consider whether taxes will be more or less in the future to decide between traditional and Roth IRAs with advice from a financial adviser in…

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Retirement Plans & Investments : How to Calculate a Roth IRA Account

To calculate the rate of return on a Roth IRA, determine the current balance in the account, figure out the expected percentage rate, and use an anticipated time frame to make the calculation. Consult the financial institution that holds the Roth IRA for tools to help calculate the account with advice from a financial adviser…

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