How to Balance Stock in Your 401(k) Plan?

Answer A 401(k) plan is a popular type of retirement account that is usually administered by a worker's employer. This type of account became common in the United States in the 1980s, largely replacing th... Read More »

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How to Decipher Fees in Your 401k Plan?

Workers and employers use 401K plans to save for retirement. Workers invest part of their salary into the plan, and employers often contribute as well. There are fees associated with the management... Read More »

How to Eliminate That Tax Break on Your 401k Plan?

The tax break on a 401k plan refers to the benefit of reducing your annual income by the amount of your elective salary reductions. Electing the tax deferral means that taxes are paid when the mone... Read More »

How do I check a 401k balance?

If you do not get monthly or quarterly statements that give your 401k balance, contact your investor to check the real-time account of how your investments are doing. Many 401k balances can also be... Read More »

Should I Rollover a 401k Balance to an Existing or a New Account?

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