Andrea is a former NerdWallet authority on retirement and investing. Her stories have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, the SanFrancisco Chronicle, MarketWatch and elsewhere. She has been interviewed onTV and radio, including NPR’s “All Things Considered,” and quoted by national publications such as Fortune, Time and CNBC.
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CrowdStreet Review 2023: Pros, Cons and How It Compares
CrowdStreet will appeal to accredited investors who want to add commercial real estate to their portfolio.
Can I Have a 401(k) and an IRA?
You can contribute to both a 401(k) and an IRA, but be sure to understand the eligibility rules for deducting your IRA contribution.
Is a 403(b) an IRA?
A 403(b) is not an IRA. Both are retirement accounts with similar tax benefits, but they have different contribution limits, and 403(b)s are offered only through employers.
What Does IRA Stand For?
IRAs are individual retirement accounts, and they offer tax benefits to encourage people to save for retirement.
SECURE Act: What It Is & How It Affects Your Retirement
Here's how the SECURE Act works and 8 money moves you might want to make.
Fundrise Review 2023: Pros, Cons and How It Compares
Fundrise is an online real estate company that gives investors access to private real estate deals, but be wary of underlying costs.
Zacks Trade Review 2023: Pros, Cons and How It Compares
Zacks Trade offers penny-a-share trades, a robust trading platform and, unlike most brokers, doesn't charge extra for broker-assisted trades.
Should You Open a Roth IRA at a Bank?
Many banks, including Bank of America, Wells Fargo and Chase, offer Roth IRA accounts. But an online broker is generally a better option for your Roth.
Vanguard Roth IRA: Is It the Best Roth for You?
With a Vanguard Roth IRA you’ll find some of the lowest-cost mutual funds around. But Vanguard’s mutual-fund minimums are a disadvantage.
How to Buy Peloton Stock (PTON)
Peloton has, for many, replaced going to the gym. If you think the company's stock is going to take off, here's how to buy it.