When you are self-employed, choosing from amongst the available retirement accounts can seem daunting. If you offer retirement accounts to your employees, you will need specific types. And there are some self-employed retirement accounts that work only if you plan to limit the offerings to yourself. Personally, since I am a one-woman show, I use a Roth IRA. But there are other options.
Dollars & Sense Education makes easy work of comparing self-employed retirement plans with this handy chart: