Using Retirement Money for a Startup

If you're under 59, you probably don't want to touch your nest egg, but you do have several solid alternatives

I'm applying for an SBA loan for my new restaurant, and the loan parameters require me to commit to a 30% personal cash injection for this venture. I have a traditional IRA. Can I access that money and use it to satisfy my cash injection?—L.M., Boise

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