If you're young, in good health, and have plenty of years to ride out the inevitable recession, then an IRA that includes stocks, stock ETFs, and stock mutual funds can make sense. Usually, buying and holding stocks and ETFs for long …
If you buy a stock and its value goes to zero, don't look to the SIPC to bail you out, because it won't. Managing risk with your IRA investing To keep your IRA safe, you'll have to take a smart approach to your investing decisions. There are …
It's similar to a traditional IRA except there are higher contribution limits and no minimums. [See: 7 Stocks to Buy When a Recession Hits.] For 2016 filings, you are allowed to contribute whichever is less: $53,000, or 25 percent of an …
Roth IRAs offer a lot of advantages that make them great investment tools for retirement savings. Unlike traditional IRAs, they don't require minimum distributions in your golden years, and they can provide advantages for legacy planning, too. …