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Self-Employed Retirement Plans

Running your own business is full of twists and turns. Now, add retirement planning to the mix. Like the rest of your business, retirement planning opportunities are abound, and making the right decision is critical. Learn about SEP-IRAs, solo 401(k)s, Keogh plans, and SIMPLE IRAs.

SEP-IRAs: An Important Self-Employed Retirement Plan Option
SEP-IRAs (Simplified Employee Pensions) are an excellent retirement planning opportunity for the self-employed. With high contribution limits and late deadlines, they provide for great flexibility and savings.

SEP IRA Contribution Limits for 2013
Find out how much you can contribute to a SEP IRA in 2013.

Self-Employed Retirement Plan Options
Once you obtain status as a newly profitably self-employed individual, it's time to research the various types of retirement plans available to you as a business owner.

SEP IRA Contribution Limits for 2013
Find out how much you can contribute to a SEP IRA in 2013.

Solo 401(k) Contribution Limits for 2013
Small-business or solo-business owners who want the benefits of a 401(k) for their business may want to consider an individual or solo 401(k). Find out the solo 401(k) contribution limits for 2013.

Solo 401(k) Contribution Limits for 2013
Small-business or solo-business owners who want the benefits of a 401(k) for their business may want to consider an individual or solo 401(k). Find out the solo 401(k) contribution limits for 2013.

Solo 401(k) Contribution Limits for 2013
Small-business or solo-business owners who want the benefits of a 401(k) for their business may want to consider an individual or solo 401(k). Find out the solo 401(k) contribution limits for 2013.

Keogh Plans: A Robust Self-Employed Retirement Plan Opportunity
Keogh plans are qualified retirement plans that may be established as either defined benefit or defined contribution plans. With high contribution limits and large tax incentives, Keogh plans present an opportunity self-employed individuals should carefully consider.

Self-Employed Retirement Planning: SIMPLE-IRAs
Learn the in's and out's of the SIMPLE IRA, another self-employed retirement plan worthy of your consideration.

Solo 401(k) - A Self-Employed 401(k)
A solo 401(k) plan combines some of the strongest provisions of both traditional employment and self-employment. Learn about some of the features of self-employed 401(k) plans.

What Is a Keogh?
A Keogh is one retirement plan option for self-employed individuals.

What Is a Keogh?
A Keogh is one retirement plan option for self-employed individuals.

SEP-IRAs
Simplified Employer Pensions Plans (frequently referred to as SEP-IRAs) are attractive retirement plan options for the self-employed. From high contribution limits to minimal record-keeping requirements, learn about the benefits of a SEP-IRA.

SIMPLE IRAs
A SIMPLE IRA is an easy-to-implement retirement plan for self-employed individuals. Since, like the other retirement plans, there are relative advantages and disadvantages of using a SIMPLE IRA, make sure you understand the nuances. Here's a good place to start.

Keogh Plans
Self-employed individuals have numerous retirement planning options. While some Keogh plans can be complicated, there are many that are easy to arrange. Find out if there's a Keogh that's right for you and your business.

What Is a Catch-Up Contribution?
If you are age 50 or older, you can stash a little bit more away each year in your retirement account. It's called a catch-up contribution. Here's how it works.

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