Traditional IRAs, which were created in 1974, are owned by roughly 31.1 million U.S. households. And Roth IRAs, created as part of the Taxpayer Relief Act in 1997, are owned by nearly 19.2 million households.1
Both are IRAs. And yet each is quite different. Here is a comparison of the two types.
Prepared by and used with permission, Broadridge Investor Communication Solutions, Inc. Copyright 2016.