The Retirement Savings Time Bomb . . . and How to Defuse It

The Retirement Savings Time Bomb . . . and How to Defuse It

A Five-Step Action Plan for Protecting Your IRAs, 401(k)s, and Other Retirement Plans from Near Annihilation by the Taxman

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Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780143120797
  • 416 Pages
  • Penguin Books
  • Adult


The best source of IRA advice" (The Wall Street Journal)- extensively revised and updated for the new tax rules

With the possible exception of home property, the most valuable asset for most Americans is their retirement fund. Yet most people don’t know how to avoid the costly mistakes that cause a good chunk of those savings to be lost to needless and excessive taxation. Now, in this fully updated edition of The Retirement Savings Time Bomb, renowned tax advisor Ed Slott explains in clear-cut layman’s terms what people need to know to keep their money and pass it on to their families. This book is for every American with savings who is planning to retire.


“Slott’s book will show you how to keep your cash all in the family.”
-USA Today

“Ed Slott cuts through the complexities and makes it possible to navigate the maze of retirement plans in such a way that you can find solutions to fit your own financial needs.”