Should I convert my traditional IRA to a Roth IRA?

Answer On One Hand: Keep the Traditional IRAIf you convert the money from a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA, you must wait five tax years before you can access the money, even if you turn 59 1/2 before that... Read More »

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Should I Convert a Traditional IRA to a Roth IRA to Pay Off a Mortgage?

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How do I Convert From a Traditional IRA to a Roth IRA With Offset Capital Losses?

A Roth IRA offers investors tax-free distributions on the money inside the account. A Roth IRA can invest in any kind of investment product that a traditional IRA can invest in, but the traditional... Read More »

Is it better to have a roth or a traditional ira?

On One Hand: Traditional IRA BenefitsIf you expect to be in a lower tax bracket after you retire, the tax benefit of being able to deduct your contributions to your traditional IRA now outweighs th... Read More »

Which is best: a traditional IRA or a Roth IRA?

On One Hand: Traditional IRAs Are Tax-Sheltered MoneyA traditional IRA uses pre-tax, or tax-sheltered money. This means that before taxes are taken out of your paycheck, money is put into your reti... Read More »