The Truth About Securing Your Retirement with IRAs: The Essential Truths in 20 Minutes [NOOK Book]

Overview

The Truth About Securing Your Retirement with IRAs arms you with the up-to-the-minute knowledge you need to build your retirement income, as you reduce your costs, taxes, and risks! Consumer finance expert and nationally syndicated radio host Steve Weisman offers quick, bite-size, just-the-facts information. This book distills the essential knowledge you need and presents it clearly, simply, and quickly.

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The Truth About Securing Your Retirement with IRAs: The Essential Truths in 20 Minutes

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Overview

The Truth About Securing Your Retirement with IRAs arms you with the up-to-the-minute knowledge you need to build your retirement income, as you reduce your costs, taxes, and risks! Consumer finance expert and nationally syndicated radio host Steve Weisman offers quick, bite-size, just-the-facts information. This book distills the essential knowledge you need and presents it clearly, simply, and quickly.

  • The truth about getting started with IRAs
  • The truth about Roth versus Traditional IRAs
  • The truth about early withdrawals, conversions, setting up IRAs for children, and more!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780137040629
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication date: 6/25/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 156 KB

Meet the Author

Steve Weisman is Senior Lecturer at Bentley College in the department of Law, Tax, and Financial Planning. He has also taught courses on financial planning at the University of Massachusetts, Curry College, and Boston University. He is a host on the nationally syndicated radio show “A Touch of Grey,” heard on more than 50 stations, including NYC’s legendary WABC and KRLA Los Angeles. A member of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys, Steve is legal editor and a columnist for Talkers Magazine and writes for publications ranging from The Boston Globe to US Air. His books include Boomer or Bust, The Truth About Avoiding Scams, and The Truth About Buying Annuities. Weisman has earned a Certificate of Merit for legal journalism from the American Bar Association.

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Table of Contents

Truth 1: IRA 1

Truth 2: Let’s get it started (IRA style) 5

Truth 3: Minimum required distributions 9

Truth 4: Beneficiary designations 13

Truth 5: Withdrawal pains 17

Truth 6: Spousal IRA 21

Truth 7: Inheriting an IRA.25

Truth 8: Roth IRA for children 29

Truth 9: IRA conversions 33

Truth 10: Stretch IRA 37

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