April 2022 Market Brief: Each [...]
When it comes to retirement, there are some things that are like chocolate cake. In other words, you have to time things properly and do them in moderation to your keep retirement savings happy and balanced.
To answer the question of Roth vs. Traditional IRA, they chose to “bite the tax bullet” now and enjoy tax-free withdrawals. It's the same for retirees who converted a traditional account to a Roth. (Their heirs will also inherit the tax-free accounts.) Let's take a look at the Roth vs. Traditional IRA.
Despite the ubiquity of Roth accounts, there are some common misunderstandings about how Roth IRAs and Roth 401(k)s operate and interact with each other. Confusion swirls around such basic concepts as contribution limits, eligibility and Roth rollovers.