Stuart Ritter, a financial planner and vice president of T. Rowe Price Investment Services, has been with the firm since 1998. Stuart currently helps design, build, and implement guidance and advice services for our investors. A frequent contributor to T. Rowe Price publications, he also has appeared on ABC News, Fox Business News, and National Public Radio and has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal, Money magazine, and various other national news organizations.
In addition to teaching a personal finance course in Johns Hopkins University's Entrepreneurship and Management Program, Stuart has taught at Howard Community College and the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park and an M.A. in political science from American University.
March 17, 2014
A Roth IRA is an individual retirement account that provides tax-deferred growth potential and the potential for tax-free withdrawals. The result: All of your contributions—and any growth they produce—can be withdrawn tax-free as long as you are age 59½ or older and have held the account for five years or more when you withdraw the assets. Read More
September 10, 2013
The first step is to understand how much income you'll need once you retire. Because you will no longer be paying payroll tax or saving for retirement, you should be able to maintain your lifestyle and cover your expenses with approximately 75% of your preretirement income. Read More