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Author: ElSupremo Big red star, 1000 posts Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 74759  
Subject: Re: Regular Roth IRA Contributions - When? Date: 10/28/1999 5:09 PM
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Hi mirayah,

WOW! It's great to see a young person on the right track! With that attitude at your age you'll go far.

My question is this: I want to make regular contributions every year at the same time of year, to keep myself on a constant schedule. Is there a "best time" of year to do this, or does it not matter what time of year I pick?

Many feel that January is the best month. You get your money working for you right away. I invest the Max in both my Roth's at that time and it's worked out pretty well. But the important thing is to keep investing.

Keep up the good work!

ES



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