Q. Am I ready to open a Retire account?
Everyone’s circumstances are different, so it’s hard to say when it’s the right time for you to open your Stash Retire account. Keep in mind that a Retire account is meant to invest for your future, which means you should probably plan on waiting until you’re at least 59.5 before you withdraw the money saved in this account.…
Q. Will I be charged a penalty if I close my Retire account?
Yes. If you have a Roth IRA, you may close your account and withdraw your funds at any time. However, if you have not yet reached 59 ½ years old, you may be subject to penalties and taxes by the IRS.…
Q. What is a Roth IRA?
Roth is a type of individual retirement account (IRA). It allows you to invest in stocks, bonds, mutual funds, certificates of deposit, ETFs, index funds, etc. using the money you’ve already paid income taxes on. With a Roth IRA, your earnings and dividends grow tax-free.…
Q. When can I take my money out of Stash Retire?
Ideally, you want to keep this money growing until you’re 59 ½ years-old. This is how you get the greatest tax benefits from your Stash Retire investment. If you have any questions about withdrawing funds from your Stash Retire account, it would be best to consult with a tax advisor.…
Q. What is a Traditional IRA?
A Traditional Individual Retirement Account (IRA) allows a client to invest in stocks, bonds, mutual funds, certificates of deposit, ETFs index funds etc. using pre-tax dollars. That means the client does not pay income taxes on the money they are using to invest until they withdraw the money from the account.…
Q. I signed up for a Stash Retire account only. Is it possible to now sign up for a personal Invest account?
At this time, if you want to sign up for a Stash Invest personal brokerage account after signing up for Stash Retire, you can do so on the web or in the iOS app.…
Q. How is Stash Retire different from other retirement accounts?
Stash is a low-cost retirement platform with in-app educational services that allows you to choose your own investments. With Stash Retire, you can create a portfolio that’s tailored to your interests, risk profile, and goals that you can keep building until you’re 59 ½.…
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