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Subject:  All these IRAs and so many places to go Date:  4/28/2000  6:43 PM
Author:  punrein Number:  21640 of 78166

Hello All,

This is my first post, so I hope I don't sound too imbecilic! ;-)

Here's the deal: I've read the article "All About IRAs" on the fool. Based upon what I've read, and being only aged 32, it states that I would probably be better off transferring all of my old IRAs until a brand new ROTH IRA, one that I would manage myself. Sounds easy so far. Now, here's my situation:

I have a traditional IRA that I started with Primerica several years ago. Haven't touched it for many years, either. I have a rollover IRA from a 401K. I also have a ROTH IRA that I started in October 1998 until this board helped me realize (with some self-loathing here) that my investments were being eaten up by my naivete in investing with mutual funds (American Funds, to be more