Can You Make IRA Contributions In Retirement?

Brian Fricke, CFP®IRA

If you are retired, you can still make a contribution to an IRA or a Roth IRA? If you are 70-1/2, can you use some or all of your required minimum distribution to contribute to an IRA or Roth IRA?

Entire IRA lost due to a distribution error

Brian Fricke, CFP®IRA, Trusts

Trusts are complicated. IRA required minimum distribution rules are complicated too. When you mix the two together by naming a trust as an IRA beneficiary, bad things can happen. Here’s an example…