So you're dissatisfied with the limitations of your traditional Individual Retirement Account (IRA) investing and would like to have more control over your financial destiny. You understand the regulations and the risks and liabilities of self-directed IRA investing, or you're prepared to find out. You're a risk-taker and feel comfortable that risks are worth the benefits [...]
When people hear about self-directed IRA accounts, they jump to the conclusion that only aggressive investors buy alternative investments. However, many conservative investors move money from a traditional IRA or 401(k) account into a self-directed IRA so they can protect their assets. The best self-directed IRA for conservative investors includes ones that allows real estate, precious metals, [...]
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 [...]
After years of just breaking even with the stock market followed by double-digit returns that could be wiped out with an imminent stock market crash, many pre-retirees gravitate to real estate. When you are open to using retirement funds to buy real estate in an IRA, you open up a new world of opportunities. You can [...]
While the stock market takes investors on a roller coaster ride, turnkey real estate properties often provide the kind of passive income that keeps you well grounded. One of the advantages of a real estate IRA is that it lets you buy turnkey real estate properties with your retirement savings. You don’t have to tap your family’s emergency [...]
Over the last decade I have seen self directed IRA investors buy anything from trending securities to private data networks, from small business financing to note buying and everywhere in between. So in this day and age I am always amazed at how many people are still not aware that they can invest their IRA [...]
Once again I came across an interesting article. The author gives an insight on whether or not the economy is really in as bad shape as we think it is. Check it out here and decide for yourself!
Found this unique investment advice gem written by Arnold Schwarzenegger himself. In addition to bodybuilding and semi-par for the course acting, Schwarzenegger was actually extremely successful in his investments and businesses. Check it out for some interesting, definitely unique insight on investment ideas.
Washington, DC is a great place to invest in real estate for all the right reasons. As our Nation’s Capitol, the seat of world power, it is a region unlike any other in the country. Government agencies, military and intelligence agencies, foreign embassies, trade With this diversity of government and business concerns there also comes an [...]
Putting real estate in your IRA can be a good way to earn a solid return that you can keep your eye on, but the mechanics of buying, holding, transferring and selling real estate in an IRA can vary depending on your self-directed IRA custodian. A typical process of buying real estate through a self-directed IRA [...]