This year, 401k contributions are capped at $17,000 per person. So let's say somebody contributes this amount and is matched maybe 8% by their employer each contribution period. Can the total amount ...
The 401K program offered by my employer doesn't include a company match. Should I participate in the plan? What are the criteria one should use for estimating the worth of the situation?
Suppose I max out my 401(k) really early. This avoids the risk that if I lose the job I would have lost the chance to contribute to it fully. However there is another risk. My company doesn't match. ...
When my Employer makes a contribution to an employee 401k account, are any taxes payed by the Employee? And does the Employer match amount show anywhere on the Employee's W-2 or 1040?
Green Card holder (permanent resident): Should I contribute to my employer-matched 401(k), even if I might leave the U.S. later?
I am a Green Card holder (permanent residence card) and my company offers a matching 401(k). I plan to stay in the U.S. for a long time. However, I can't control the future. If there were a family ...
(This is a simplified version of an earlier question I posted - I want to try to get back to basics so I can understand the principles involved in my decision) Given the following two options: ...