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Traditional IRA or Roth IRA?

Traditional IRA or a Roth IRA?

Which is better, a Traditional IRA or a Roth IRA?

Which is better for me, a Traditional IRA or a Roth IRA?

Your retirement income can vary widely depending on what type of account holds your savings and what assumptions you make about return and tax rates during the accumulation and withdrawal periods. Use this calculator to help compare employee contributions to the new after-tax Roth 401(k) and the current tax-deductible 401(k).

          
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