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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Protecting Your 40(k) and IRA

By Jennifer Lane, 1967-

No need to panic.

Written by financial experts, this essential guide tells investors how to keep their investments safe in this difficult economy. Readers will discover how economic upswings and downturns affect investment plans?and what can be done to anticipate these trends; changes in investment rules and guidelines and their impact on 401(k)s and IRAs; and how to identify the proper investment decisions for their needs.

·On NPR?s March 7, 2008, broadcast of All Things Considered, discussion centered on new weaknesses in the economy, and quite a bit of time was devoted to a story on how to protect your 401(k)
·In 2000, 40 million 401(k) participants had an average account balance of about $50,000 and total assets of $2 trillion


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Book

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ISBN

9781592578573


Format: Book
Author: Lane, Jennifer, 1967-
Title: The complete idiot's guide to protecting your 40(k) and IRA / by Jennifer Lane ; with Bill Lane.
Publisher Date: New York : Alpha Books, c2009.
Subject: 401(k) plans Pension trusts -- Investments -- United States Individual retirement accounts -- United States
Isbn: 9781592578573 1592578578
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 3
System Items Total: 4
Call Number: 332.0240145 Lan
Oclc: 233548049
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Bib Id: 312532

Format: Book
Author: Lane, Jennifer, 1967-
Title: The complete idiot's guide to protecting your 40(k) and IRA / by Jennifer Lane ; with Bill Lane.
Publisher, Date: New York : Alpha Books, c2009.
Description: xvii, 238 p. : ill ; 23 cm.
Subjects: 401(k) plans
Subjects: Pension trusts -- Investments -- United States
Subjects: Individual retirement accounts -- United States
Other Author: Lane, Bill, 1961-
Other Title: Complete idiot's guide
Other Title: Protecting your 401(k) and IRA
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Understanding your accounts. Retirement accounts and why you need to protect them ; How they work : 401(k) ; How they work : IRA ; Special employer plans -- Tending your nest egg. Going online for help ; Keep it growing ; Asset allocation : make your investments work for you ; Against all enemies, foreign and domestic ; When you need to dip into your accounts -- Ready for retirement. Ten years before you retire ; Retiring early ; Managing your plans during retirement -- After you're gone. Leaving it behind ; Inherited IRAs.
LCCN: 2008935070
ISBN: 9781592578573
ISBN: 1592578578
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 3
Total Copies: 4
Call Number: 332.0240145 Lan