Financial Myth #4: A Traditional 401(k) is Better Than a Roth 401(k) When Saving for Retirement
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When you contribute to retirement accounts, you typically have two options:

  1. Contribute pre-tax dollars today, pay taxes in retirement when you withdraw (Traditional 401k/IRA)
  2. Contribute after-tax dollars today, withdraw tax-free in retirement (Roth 401k/IRA)

Ask 100 people and 99 of them will likely choose option one.

A tax deduction certainly sounds better than no tax deduction.

I get it. I love tax deductions.

But I think the Roth 401(k) is actually the right decision for most retirement investors.

Tune in to today's episode to learn why!

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DISCLAIMER: This podcast is for informational and entertainment purposes only and should not be relied upon as a basis for investment decisions. This podcast is not engaged in rendering legal, financial, or other professional services

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