Ask The Expert: Withdrawals

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Asked by Flavio 12/28/12

After how many years I can withdraw my original contribution to a Roth IRA without paying penalties?

Matthew Malone A:
Answered by Matthew Malone 12/29/12
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You can withdraw your contribution at any time, without penalty. Only your earnings (money you make from your investments) are subject to possible penalties if withdrawn before the rules allow.

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