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Convert Your IRA to Supercharge Your Retirement Savings

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Americans are utilizing the retirement savings features of IRAs more than ever. However, Roth IRAs are still underutilized, due in part to a misunderstanding of how the vehicle can be strategically used for retirement planning. While you can make annual after-tax contributions to a Roth IRA if you meet a certain income threshold, it is not the only way to get money into a Roth IRA.