No two roads to retirement are exactly alike. But more and more, IRAs are becoming a popular way to save for the years ahead. Many of us find that IRAs give us a level of security that’s imperative for a strong retirement plan. And with so many working adults unsure about the finer points of retirement planning, it’s no wonder that these straightforward products are gaining popularity.

Here, we offer some of the key reasons why IRAs are emerging as the leading choice for retirement savings. (Click on infographic to enlarge.)

What products are you using to save for retirement? How will you spend your free time during your later years?