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|Subject: Re: How to Invest a Cash Windfall for Retirement||Date: 4/1/2013 7:03 PM|
|Author: gdett2||Number: 71643 of 75540|
Depending on your income, you may be able to max a Roth contribution. If you are over the limit, you can make a non-deductible contribution to a trad IRA. If you are married, this applies for a spousal contribution.
On the 401k, if the payments are coming from your employer, they may have an option to max your contribution limit there. I do not believe "outside money" can be contributed to a 401k.
Other than that, a taxable brokerage account works.
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