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by coffeecat16
Wed Dec 09, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Tiaa Traditional: PreTax or Roth?
Replies: 16
Views: 765

Re: Tiaa Traditional: PreTax or Roth?

From my understanding, TIAA Traditional is not any different whether it is funded with Roth versus Pre-Tax dollars as long as you are comparing them within the same type of account . Having said that, you should be aware that the different types of accounts play a major role in the crediting rate, m...
by coffeecat16
Thu Mar 21, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Basic Starting Advice Needed
Replies: 15
Views: 743

Re: Basic Starting Advice Needed

I agree with the advice above that the $25k should NOT be used for investing and should instead be used to pay off the HELOC or pay cash for the truck. I would also encourage you to consider purchasing a certified pre-owned or well-maintained used vehicle (or generally less expensive vehicle). 1. Pa...
by coffeecat16
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: American Century mutual funds
Replies: 15
Views: 2190

Re: American Century mutual funds

Morningstar can be a helpful tool to make comparisons. BEQGX- BIGRX- TWCUX- VTSAX (Total US), VTIAX (International), and VBTLX (Bond...