Tag: IRA

GAO Says Automatic IRA no Silver Bullet

Although recent proposals to boost retirement savings for workers without access to employer-sponsored plans could increase the portion of Americans saving for retirement, the programs are not without their problems, according to a new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report.

Firms Jointly Launch Roth Web Site

Convergent Retirement Plan Solutions and Archimedes Systems have jointly launched RothRetirement.com to help educate consumers about the 2010 Roth IRA conversion.

Want Gold in Your IRA?

Spyker Consulting, Inc., an international bullion brokerage firm, said it offers individual retirement account (IRA) services for qualified investors seeking to have gold, silver, platinum, or palladium in their retirement accounts.

Plan Rollovers Fuel Surge in IRA Growth

A new study finds growth in individual retirement accounts (IRAs) continues to be fueled by rollovers from employer retirement plans – about $200 billion annually – with new IRA contributions significantly smaller by comparison.