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by xoxohth
Sun Jan 08, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: What Vanguard fund for my 1ST tIRA contribution?
Replies: 4
Views: 566

Re: What Vanguard fund for my 1ST tIRA contribution?

Very helpful. I will stick with 2055 for simplicity, and because it has the lower bonds % allocation.
by xoxohth
Sun Jan 08, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: What Vanguard fund for my 1ST tIRA contribution?
Replies: 4
Views: 566

What Vanguard fund for my 1ST tIRA contribution?

I just made my first non-401k retirement fund contribution. I put $5,500 in a tIRA. I have about $18,000 in traditional 401k contributions in Target Retirement 2055 Fund. I was going to just add my $5,500 to the 2055 fund, but Vanguard has recommended I use the Vanguard LifeStrategy Growth Fund (VAS...
by xoxohth
Tue Dec 27, 2016 4:12 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Alternative to 401k/IRA for retirement investing?
Replies: 1
Views: 242

Alternative to 401k/IRA for retirement investing?

I was planning to make a $7,000 contribution to my employer-sponsored 401k today by making a contribution from my checking account, but I just learned that they only accept contributions from payroll deductions! :oops: So, I am looking for an alternative way to make a $7,000 tax-deductible retiremen...