The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Investing/Strategies / Retirement Investing


Subject:  Re: is just investing in a S&P index fund for IR Date:  4/24/2006  12:36 AM
Author:  theHedgehog Number:  51357 of 88786

what's a good IRA strategy?I

An IRA should be the perfect place to hold investments that throw off capital gains or dividends, such as REITS or bonds or dividend paying stocks. Having these types of investments in a taxable portfolio would be more costly, as you would have to pay tax on the dividends in the year they're earned.

Copyright 1996-2018 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us