Tag: retirement accounts

Retirement

Average Retirement Savings by Age: Are You on Track?

November 03, 2021. SmartAsset

Many Americans worry they’re not saving enough for retirement, and rightfully so.

Retirement

Traditional vs. Roth: Which IRA Retirement Plan is Right for You?

January 20, 2021. Joanna Cutrara

What’s the difference between a traditional and Roth IRA? Find the IRA retirement plan that will help you save big.

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Handling a Market Downturn When Near or at Retirement

November 10, 2020. Andrew Sheldon

When retirement is in view, changes in the market play a bigger role. Here’s how to navigate financial ups and downs during your later years.

Retirement

The Worst Ways to Withdraw From Retirement Accounts

July 31, 2020. SmartAsset

Withdrawing from your retirement accounts in the wrong order could cost you hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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10 Money Moves to Make Before the Year Ends

December 10, 2019. Andrew Sheldon

The end of the year is the perfect time to check on your finances.

Savings

How to Calculate Your Net Worth

May 19, 2019. Robert Yaniz Jr

A quick explainer of how to calculate your net worth and why it’s important to know.

Savings

Lending Terms 101: A Lesson in Lending, Loans and Other Financial Topics

January 08, 2019. AAA Staff

A refresher course on lending terms and phrases. Consider sharing with the college students and recent grads in your life – even the ones who think they know it all.

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CD 101: Why Is a Certificate of Deposit Considered a Safe Investment?

November 13, 2018. Shantal Riley

Certificates of deposit are a sure bet for nervous investors who want security and a fixed rate of return on their investment.

Retirement

Retirement Planning 101: What You Need to Know About Wills and Estate Preparation

October 13, 2018. Joanna Cutrara

Wills and estates are an essential part of retirement planning. Get started on this important step with these basics.