The company I work for was providing a 5% match. I invest well over the 55 match but they have recently canceled the match like a lot of companies. I have reduced it to 5% even without match to boost my savings and build up money in my brokerage account while the match is canceled. My questions are will this impact my tax refund at the end of the year and also asking if investing in strong stocks like Apple, Amazon and others like United Health that out perform my 401k would be a better idea? Should I even contribute to my 401k during this time?
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