You've probably heard that your company's 401K is a great place to start saving for retirement, but where should you put your money if you don't have that option? Consider a Roth IRA, suggests CNBC personal finance expert Carmen Wong Ulrich. Although the money you invest in a Roth IRA is taxed before you make your contribution (unlike a 401K), it's not taxed when you withdraw from the account after you retire. Carmen recommends checking out Fidelity, Vanguard and IRS.gov for more information about Roth IRAs.
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