401(k)s for Dummies

Easy to read and understand, the Dummies series has specialized in making complex subject matter comprehensible to the layman. 401k’s, of course, can be extremely complex. But as the General Accounting Office (GAO) notes: “401(k) plans have clearly overtaken DB plans as the principal retirement plan for U.S. workers and are likely to become the sole retirement savings plan for most current and future workers.”

Thus, it is more important than ever that all workers become knowledgeable and conversant in the in the complexities of 401k’s. 401(k)s for Dummies

is a great way to achieve this.




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Invest your 401(k) money wisely and make the most of your retirement

Want to know what kind of investment mix you need to make your retirement money grow? Don’t know what to do with a 401(k) account from your last job? Worried that your company’s 401(k) plan doesn’t cut it? Relax! This simple, plain-English guide shows you how to manage your accounts, minimize your risks, and maximize your returns.

The Dummies Way
* Explanations in plain English
* “Get in, get out” information
* Icons and other navigational aids
* Tear-out cheat sheet
* Top ten lists
* A dash of humor and fun