6 Reasons a Taxable Account Should Be Part of Your Retirement Portfolio
Currently low tax rates are one of the key reasons that taxable accounts should be part of most investors' tool kits.
Note: This article is part of Morningstar's January 2016 5-Point Retirement-Portfolio Assessment Week special report. A version of this article appeared on Feb. 25, 2015.
Investors are often schooled in the virtues of stashing money in tax-sheltered savings vehicles, whether IRAs, company retirement plans, 529s, or health-savings accounts.