Retirement Accounts

A relaxing retirement starts with a plan

Traditional IRA

Start saving for retirement with a traditional individual retirement account.

  • Contributions may be tax deductible
  • Anyone under the age of 72 with earned income can contribute
  • Make penalty-free withdrawals after the age 59 1/2

Roth IRA

Build out your retirement plan with a tax-advantaged Roth IRA.

  • Make tax-free withdrawals once you're in retirement
  • Withdraw contributions penalty free after your account has been open for 5 years
  • Once you're 59 1/2, you can withdraw contributions penalty free at any time


Give yourself or your employees a way to save for retirement, no matter your business size.

  • A low-cost, easy to maintain retirement plan for business owners and their employees
  • No required annual contributions
  • Employers retain 100% ownership of their investments


A SIMPLE IRA plan can give your employees security and flexibility to save more for retirement.

  • Available for small businesses with 100 employees or fewer
  • Enables employees to make pre-tax salary deferral contributions
  • Employer contributions can match dollar-for-dollar or a flat percentage of wages

Not sure where to start? Let us help you down the path to successful retirement.


Learn From Our Experts

Making Sense: A Market Update

Watch the November 17 Making Sense replay, where Brent Ciliano, First Citizens Chief Investment Officer, and Phillip Neuhart, First Citizens Manager of Institutional Portfolio Strategy, discuss what's going on in the markets and the economy.

Tax Policy Update with Dan Clifton

Watch the October 27 webinar replay, where Dan Clifton, Head of Washington Research for Strategas Research Partners and Nerre Shuriah, First Citizens Wealth Management's Director of Wealth Planning, discussed updates on tax policy changes and their impact on the economy.


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