Originally Posted by listopencil
Imagine if you could save as much of your income as you wanted to without being taxed on it. You know, because you're the one who made the money. And then imagine if you could put aside a substantial amount because you knew that you could take it back out without a "penalty" if something unexpected happened, or if you had a large purchase that you wanted to save for.
Do you put $5000 each year into a Roth IRA?