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A Roth IRA is an individual retirement account that investors fund with contributions from income that has already been taxed. Contributions therefore are not eligible for a tax deduction, but as long as the account owne... More »

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An investor can withdraw his Roth IRA contributions at any time without tax or penalty. To withdraw earnings or interest the Roth IRA earns without paying taxes, he must be at least 59 1/2 and the Roth IRA must be at lea... More »

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Grandparents can invest in Roth IRAs for their grandchildren as long as the children have an earned income and the accounts are in the grandchildren's names. Brokerage firms have their own rules about whether grandparent... More »

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There are three ways to convert a 401(k) to a Roth individual retirement account (IRA) and these are same trustee transfer, trustee-to-trustee transfer and 60-day rollover, notes the Internal Revenue Service website. Rot... More »

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Roth IRA account holders of any age can withdraw contributions at any time without taxes or penalties, reports About.com. However, earnings on contributions to Roth accounts are subject to early withdrawal penalties unle... More »

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In many respects, the Roth and traditional 401(k) individual retirement accounts (IRA) are very similar, and the main difference between the two has to do with taxes; with a Roth 401(k), the account holder pays contribut... More »

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A Roth IRA is a type of investment savings account that lets an investor invest money for retirement without paying taxes on the money after funding the account, notes CNN Money. Investors fund their Roth IRAs with after... More »

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