You can never be sure what the market will do at any moment, except change. A disciplined approach to investing that includes broad diversification to manage risk can help you achieve your financial objectives.
Many investment vehicles, such as annuities and individual retirement accounts, offer tax-deferred earnings.* Because the earnings accumulate tax deferred, your money has the potential to grow faster than would a currently taxable vehicle.
Qualified plans, such as a 401(k) or the fully insured 412(e)(3) plans, adhere to IRS regulations regarding eligibility, employer contributions, employee withdrawals, and withdrawal tax consequences. A company must also meet strict federal rules for nondiscrimination to ensure that the plan benefits all eligible employees.
*Guardian, its subsidiaries, agents and employees do not provide tax, legal, or accounting advice. Consult your tax, legal, or accounting professional regarding your individual situation.
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