A comparison between a Roth IRA, Traditional IRA, 401(k), and Roth 401(k) are outlined. Tax ramifications and contribution differences are stated. Where to put your retirement money, the importance of saving early and often for optimal growth, and the often omitted benefits of Roth accounts. This post combined with the investing primer provide a good starting point to get an understanding of how to devise a retirement plan and invest one's assets for the long haul.

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) are examined broadly, but especially as to their appeal in retirement accounts.

Which accounts (taxable or tax-advantaged) to place various investments to minimize one's tax burden is outlined.  Various research reports and hypothetical growth scenarios are outlined and analyzed.  Conclusions as to the importance of asset location over various time frames are drawn

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