Monthly Archives: September 2015

30 09, 2015

A Lousy 401(k): Why You Need Self-Directed IRA Services

By | September 30th, 2015|Retirement|0 Comments

If you have a 401(k), you likely feel fortunate to have a company-sponsored retirement account since so many workers don’t have access to one. However, just because you take the company match and contribute to a 401(k) doesn’t mean all of your retirement dollars need to stay in an underperforming retirement savings vehicle. If you [...]

18 09, 2015

Self-Directed IRA Custodians (Fact or Fiction)

By | September 18th, 2015|Self Directed IRA Custodians, Self Directed IRA Rules|0 Comments

I came across this great article put out by the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) titled "Informed Investor Advisory: Third-Party Custodians of Self-Directed IRAs and Other Qualified Programs". Here are some facts and fictions about Self-Directed IRA Custodians you may find interesting: Fiction: A third-party custodian researches and recommends investments. Fact: A third-party custodian [...]

8 09, 2015

Precious Metals IRA After Market Crash

By | September 8th, 2015|Alternative Investments, Retirement, Wealth Building|0 Comments

When the Dow drops 1,000 points in a day and continues its slide we see a wave of investors start to embrace alternative investments. When it comes to the volatile stock market in recent weeks, the solution isn’t to stop investing and move money to liquid savings or hide gold coins under the sofa. A precious metals [...]

1 09, 2015

Tax Advantages of a Real Estate IRA and Hidden Benefits

By | September 1st, 2015|Real Estate IRA, Retirement, Uncategorized|0 Comments

If you invested in the stock market at the bottom of the bear market during the Great Recession, you would have profited greatly by selling at the right time. With the recent stock market selloff, many investors lost their gains. Real estate often stands out as a more stable and predictable way to enjoy both [...]