Monthly Archives: March 2008

Roth IRA vs. Traditional IRA

IRAs in general, and the Roth IRA in particular, is a vast subject and many books have been written on it. With these recent posts, I am trying to simplify this complicated issue and I hope that you are able to benefit from this attempt to clarify matters connected to Roth IRAs. If you have […] continue reading

The Roth IRA Rules

As promised in my earlier post, we are going to look at the rules that govern the Roth IRA today. I had read this article some time back and the following text really stuck in my memory: If a 25-year-old contributes $5,000 each year until she retires and makes an average annual return of 8% […] continue reading