Wasatch Peaks

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Is a Simple IRA the Same as a Traditional IRA?

By Wasatch Peaks on September 6, 2023

Are you trying to decipher the differences between retirement savings plans? SIMPLE IRAs (Savings Incentive Match Plans for Employees) and Traditional IRAs (Traditional Individual Retirement Accounts) are two popular investment vehicles that can help you secure a financially stable future.

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Can You Use a Roth IRA as an Emergency Fund?

By Wasatch Peaks on September 5, 2023

It's no secret that stashing away funds in a tax-advantaged retirement account is a savvy financial move. However, the stringent rules attached to these accounts can often make it challenging if you need to access your savings in an emergency. 

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Certificate of Deposit Advantages and Disadvantages

By Wasatch Peaks on August 31, 2023

Certificates of deposit (CDs) can be an attractive investment option, offering many benefits such as fixed returns and higher interest rates than traditional savings accounts. However, there are a few potential downsides and it's essential to understand them fully before diving in.