Investors may start withdrawing funds from their 401(k) at age 59 1/2 and must start taking annual minimum distributions starting at age 70 1/2, explains The Motley Fool. During each withdrawal year, investors must withd... More » Business & Finance Financial Planning

Owners of 401(k) accounts can make penalty-free withdrawals any time after age 59 1/2, although they must pay income taxes on the distributions unless they roll the money into other retirement accounts within 60 days. Mo... More »

IRA owners must initiate yearly withdrawals, known as required minimum distributions, once they reach 70 1/2 years old, reports the Internal Revenue Service. Failure to withdraw required minimum distributions when they a... More »

Retired account holders age 59 1/2 and over can make withdrawals from IRA accounts without penalty, although the funds are subject to income tax, reports Working IRA account holders must consult account admini... More » Business & Finance Financial Planning

The minimum age to begin taking withdrawals from a traditional IRA is 59 1/2 years old, advises the Internal Revenue Service. Minimum withdrawals are mandatory when individuals are 70 1/2 years old, even if they are not ... More » Business & Finance Financial Planning

Roth 401(k) withdrawals are either qualified or unqualified, depending on the age of the account holder and the number of years since the first contribution, explains Investopedia. The earnings portion of unqualified wit... More » Business & Finance Financial Planning

Owners of 457 accounts can take distributions at any age without owing an early withdrawal penalty, as long as they retire or leave their jobs, according the CDC Federal Credit Union. Account owners must pay income taxes... More » Business & Finance Financial Planning