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Roth or Traditional: Keep the Decision Personal

When choosing an IRA, consider concrete personal factors such as your asset level and your stage of career rather than difficult to predict tax-law changes, says Michael Kitces.

Michael Kitces is a partner and the director of wealth management for Pinnacle Advisory Group, co-founder of the XY Planning Network, and publisher of the continuing education blog for financial planners, Nerd's Eye View. You can follow him on Twitter at @MichaelKitces.

Christine Benz: It's IRA contribution season, and many investors are confronted with whether to make a traditional or Roth IRA contribution. Joining me to discuss this topic in the wake of the new tax laws is Michael Kitces, he's a financial planning expert.