Today's Market

updated Moments ago Sponsored by:
DOW 17,348.16 152.74 0.89%
S&P 500 2,011.77 17.12 0.86%
NASD 4,618.59 52.45 1.15%

Community: Investing Wiki

Term Of The Hour

purchase CD IRA: Original post by Emily Weller of Demand Media An IRA certificate of deposit, or CD, allows you to save for retirement without taking too much risk. CDs do not earn as high a rate of return as mutual funds or bonds do. They are insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) up to $250,000. Unlike other investments, money you place in a CD will not lose value. Buying a CD in an IRA is…

Want to learn more or edit this definition?
Click here to read more!