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Roth IRA Basics: Are You Thinking About Investing in a Roth IRA?

Roth IRAs have become popular retirement savings vehicles because if certain conditions are satisfied, distributions from Roth IRAs are completely free from federal income taxes. Is a Roth IRA right for you? The answer is a complicated one, and depends on your particular situation, including whether you believe you’ll be in a higher tax bracket in the future.