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Retirement basics

Knowing the benefits and basics of your retirement plan can start you on the path to a confident future. Get answers to common retirement planning questions to jump start your savings today.

Five benefits of a workplace retirement plan

Save on taxes, save with automatic deductions and get tax-deferred growth. Can you really afford not to participate?

Know the 2020 IRS contribution limits

Here are the IRS rules about how much you can save in your retirement plan.

Options for consolidating your retirement accounts

If you’ve changed jobs a few times, you may have workplace retirement accounts in multiple spots. Have you considered rolling them into an IRA or your current employer’s plan? Here are some factors to consider.

Make the most of pretax and Roth contributions

Will you benefit most from saving for retirement on a pretax basis, after-tax or both? Compare Roth and traditional contributions.