future | Beth Kobliner



Infographic: How to invest and grow your retirement savings

Plant those seeds now for a healthy harvest.

Life is hard, but IRAs are easy!

Yesterday you heard me rave about 401(k)s, the best savings deals around. But if your company doesn't offer it (or if you've maxed out your 401(k) contribution), here's another easy way to save for retirement: Open an IRA.

Why the 401(k) is the best savings deal around

It's easy these days to write off the idea of contributing to retirement savings accounts like 401(k)s. You've heard scary stories of people losing half their life savings in the chaos of the market.