The main distinction is that a 401(k) — named for the section of the tax code that discusses it — is an employer-based plan, while an IRA is an individual plan, but there are other differences as well. Strohschein Law Group will help you develop an estate plan with all of these considerations and more. Let us help you do the homework!
In his 2014 State of the Union message, President Obama announced a new retirement savings program for people who do not currently have an employer-sponsored plan. The new investment product, called myRA, is a starter savings account aimed at low- and middle- income workers.