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For people on an H1B visa, are there any good resources to figure out if I can invest in a Roth IRA and other investing 101s for people on a visa? (From india so not getting my GC anytime soon)

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On H1 from India. I max out 401K and invest in S&P 500 ETF like IVV (since I have a Fidelity account). I understand the mental barrier towards investing since I recently overcame it and have been slowly investing in ETFs. I still have more cash than I would like or use. It may change for me once my Permanent Residency is initiated. Some of my friends also have FDs in NRE accounts for their peace of mind, so they have something to start with in India. That helps them know they have enough if they have to move there, and helps invest in the US without worrying about it. Returns wise you may have to do the math to compare how it will pan out. Good luck and let us know how you decided to invest!

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I am not sure why investing would have a visa restriction.

You can always wire money.

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