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Managing Your 401(k) When You Retire

Finally you're reaping the benefits of contributing to your 401(k) for all those years. As you start taking money out instead of putting it in, use the advice in the following list to keep your nest egg [more…]

How to Build Your 401(k)

You want the money in your 401(k) retirement account to grow; so, to build a comfortable nest egg, you need a smart strategy. Use the tips in the following list to guide you as you make decisions about [more…]

401(k) Investment Strategies

You usually have some say in how the money in your 401(k) retirement account is invested, even if your employer manages the 401(k) account. If you're the sole decision-maker, the following tips on how [more…]

Get the Most Out of Your 401(k) Retirement Plan

If your employer offers a 401(k) retirement plan and makes contributions to it on your behalf, you have a leg up in retirement investing. The suggestions in the following list can help you get the most [more…]

Taking Money Out of Your 401(k) Early

Make taking money out of your 401(k) retirement account your last option. The consequences of early withdrawals from your 401(k) hurt your current tax situation and your future investment potential. Keep [more…]

401(k)s For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Knowing how to build your 401(k) retirement plan; devising investment strategies; and making the most of your plan all help to financially secure your path to retirement. During economic difficulties, [more…]

ETFs and 401(k) Plans

Not many 401(k) retirement plans offer ETFs, but the market is “exploding” according to one industry insider. You’d think that would make lovers of ETFs jump for joy. Maybe not! [more…]


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