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What you’re really paying in 401(k) and IRA fees

Originally published on Marketwatch.com http://www.marketwatch.com/(X(1)A(NCs7wM73zAEkAAAAN2FjYzUwM2EtMjcyMC00NGZhLTg2NzktMDdkYTk2OWFiYmJhWd_GBHQPhVYaf0xxk3ruPENcrgw1))/story/what-youre-really-paying-in-401k-and-ira-fees-2014-09-29 You’re probably paying more than you realize. A recent study by the Federal Reserve, the Survey of Consumer Finances, found that Americans’ retirement savings in IRA and 401(k) plans are not quite as solid as they should be. If you’re going to be successful with your retirement savings, it is critical that you understand the fees and expenses you are incurring. AARP did a survey …Read More

Understanding your 401k plan

Ever since the Revenue Act of 1978, when the 401k plan was established by congress, 401k plans have played a major role in most Americans retirement planning. Even though over 60 million employees take advantage of their employer’s retirement plan, a surprising number don’t fully understand some of the important details in how their plans work. A study done by AARP found that 83 percent of plan participants don’t know …Read More