The Motley Fool: Use a 401(k) or buy directly? – Chron.com
The Motley Fool: Use a 401(k) or buy directly?
A 401(k) account offers a tax break but also a much more limited range of investment choices – often a bunch of mutual funds. Consider parking much or all of your long-term 401(k) money in a broad-market index fund. If your plan doesn’t offer one, ask …