When you child gets close to going to college, consider investing your 529 plan account in CDs or a stable value fund. Only some 529 plans offer them.
Rolling over a 529 account from one plan to another is very simple, but first find out whether your state will claw back previous state income tax benefits.
Charles Schwab and Fidelity made it really fast and easy to rollover a 401k to an IRA. The whole process completed in only two days.
A step-by-step tutorial for how to do a backdoor Roth IRA, including links to articles on how to report it on the tax return.
Executing a mega backdoor Roth in a solo 401k require these steps: elect contribution, make contribution, make distribution, issue 1099-R.
You can add after-tax contributions and in-service distribution to your solo 401k if you get your own plan document. It costs less than you think.
You still have good access to your money before age 59-1/2 when you do the after-tax 401k or 403b rolled over to Roth IRA.
You can still take advantage of non-Roth after-tax 401k or 403b contributions even if it will make your paycheck very small.
Even if your plan does not allow in-service distributions, chances are you should still make non-Roth after-tax contributions. Just wait until you change jobs and roll them into a Roth IRA.
If your 401k/403b plan cooperates, you can put up to additional $35,000 per year into your Roth IRA. Find out if you are lucky or not.
New Vanguard solo 401k document suggests that it accepts incoming rollovers from IRAs but customer service reps still say they don’t accept. Has Vanguard been illegally refusing rollovers?
See how to avoid going out of the market when you are rolling over a 401k, especially a large amount. Don’t accidentally time the market.