IRAs are a good way to save for retirement. And, it should never be left unsaid, open your IRA early in life. If you didn’t, open it now. IRAs can be good tax shelters and they are instruments that are difficult to dip into until you retire. I’ll start with some IRA basics in this post. If you have more detailed questions, give our IRA experts a call at 316.265.3272 or 800.256.8049. And always, check with your tax professional to make sure the investment you’re planning on makes sense for your tax situation.