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How Do 401(k)s Work? 8 Frequently Asked Questions

Have 401(k) questions? Get answers to the most frequently asked 401(k) questions to demystify the most common type of your workplace retirement plan.

Investing Basics: Planning for Retirement

Learn the basics of retirement planning, like setting a retirement goal, choosing between a Roth and Traditional IRA, and deciding how to manage your investments.

4 Tax-Smart Moves You Can Still Make for 2022

Tax Day is coming soon. But it's not too late to manage your tax liability.

Are HSAs the New IRAs?

These triple-tax-advantaged accounts could help pay for health care in retirement.

Social Security Is Taxable? How to Minimize Taxes

Many retirees are surprised to learn that, above a certain income threshold, Social Security can be subject to taxation. Here are strategies to consider.

What Is a 401(k)?

Learn the basics of 401(k)s, employer-sponsored retirement accounts that offer several tax advantages.

SECURE 2.0: How Does it Affect Retirement Plans?

Provisions included in a last-minute spending bill passed last year will usher in big changes to the rules for RMDs, 401(k)s, and more.

The Backdoor Roth: Is It Right for You?

If your income is too high to contribute to a Roth IRA, there's another way in—but it comes with some caveats.

IRA Taxes: Rules to Know & Understand

IRAs may offer tax benefits, but breaking the rules can have severe consequences for your savings. Here's how to avoid some common IRA tax pitfalls.

Why Consider a Roth IRA Conversion and How to Do It

Converting to a Roth IRA could save you money in retirement.