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- Qualstar — Qualstar Credit Union was established in 1952 and merged, in 1997, with the Washington Trades Credit Union. This merger gave Qualstar a significant labor presence in the Pacific Northwest. Qualstar currently serves the employees, members and residents of more than 300 unions, companies and communities in the Pacific Northwest.
Investing Your Vacation Funds
- Roth IRA — The purpose of this site is to provide technical and planning information on Roth IRAs to consumers. Roth-IRAs allow you to put after-tax money (such as vacation funds) into a variety of investment vehicles. These investments accumulate tax-free and when you reach retirement age, both the principal and earnings can be withdrawn tax-free.
- Vanguard — Vaguard is one of a number of mutual fund companies that provide IRA and Roth-IRA investments. Vanguard is known for no-load, low-cost and indexed mutual funds.
- Schwab — Charles Schwab is one of a number of brokerage firms that provide IRA and Roth-IRA investments. Schwab provides a wide variety of investment options including discounted brokerage services for trading stocks.