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Retirement

Investing ideas for your IRA

Invest your IRA

Go for growth. The longer you have to save, the more stocks you should consider owning.

Beware of cashing out

There are better alternatives than cashing out your 401(k) or other workplace account.

Roth or traditional?

Taxes and how you manage your money can help you in figuring out a better way to save.

Consider a Roth IRA

Get tax-free growth potential, tax-free withdrawals, no required distributions, and more.

Saving for Retirement

Reminder: IRA deadline

Don’t miss the April 15 deadline—or forget to invest your money for long-term growth.

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Save just 1% more

Increasing your savings by just 1% more now could mean living the retirement you want.

Getting Ready to Retire

Retirement countdown

Five key questions to ask yourself—and answer—about five years before retirement.

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Retiring retirement?

As people live longer, retirement needs to be redefined. An expert on aging explains.

Living in Retirement

Tax-savvy withdrawals

One important element of tax-sensitive investing is developing a withdrawal strategy.

See all Living in Retirement articles

Social Security at 62?

If you can wait a few years or longer, you can boost your benefits—and your spouse's.

Ask Fidelity

Our retirement team answers top questions from customers.

Retirement Roadmap

Next Steps

Before investing, consider the funds' investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses. Contact Fidelity for a prospectus or, if available, a summary prospectus containing this information.  Read it carefully.

Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Investing involves risk, including risk of loss.

Options trading entails significant risk and is not appropriate for all investors. Certain complex options strategies carry additional risk. Prior to trading options, please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options, and call 800-343-3548 to be approved for options trading.  Supporting documentation for any claims, if applicable, will be furnished upon request.
1. Guarantees are subject to the claims-paying ability of the issuing insurance company. This contract is irrevocable, has no cash surrender value, and no withdrawals are permitted prior to the income start date.