Josh, Affinity Plus Member

IRAs Retirement Planning

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It's always the right time to start planning for retirement – whether you've just joined the working world or have hit your stride (or have been striding for years) in your career.

If you're not a planner, that's okay. Our Financial Professionals can help you choose the right products to help you with your retirement goals.

Traditional IRA

Funds grow tax-deferred, but are taxed at your current ordinary income when withdrawn after age 59½. Contribution eligibility not tied to individual or household income.

  • Contributions may be tax deductible
  • Accounts are tax-deferred and penalty-free if withdrawn after age 59½
  • Limits on annual contributions
  • Must have taxable income to be eligible to contribute
  • Cannot continue funding after age of 70½ 
  • Required Minimum Distributions begin at age 72
  • Withdrawals after age 59½ taxed as ordinary income
  • Ability to convert portions to a ROTH IRA on an annual basis
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Roth IRA

Funds grow tax-deferred and withdrawals after the age 59½ are tax-free. Contribution eligibility is based on individual and household income limits.

  • Contribution eligibility based on individual and household income level
  • Funds are tax deferred while invested, and tax free if withdrawn after age 59½ 
  • Ability to continue funding after age 70½
  • No required minimum distributions (RMDs)
  • The account balance can pass tax free to beneficiaries at death
  • Limits on annual contributions
  • Must have taxable income to be eligible to contribute
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Affinity Plus Investment Center Financial Professionals are registered representatives of CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. Securities sold, advisory services offered through CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. (CBSI), member FINRA/SIPC, a registered broker/dealer and investment advisor. CBSI is under contract with the financial institution to make securities available to members. Not NCUA/NCUSIF/FDIC insured, May Lose Value, No financial institution guarantee. Not a deposit of any financial institution. CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc., is a registered broker/dealer in all fifty states of the United States of America.