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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 [...]

4 10, 2013

What Assets Qualify for Inclusion in a Self-Directed IRA?

By | October 4th, 2013|IRA LLC, Self Directed IRA Custodians, Self Directed IRA LLC, Self Directed IRA Rules|2 Comments

The assets of a typical Individual Retirement Account (IRA) are usually limited to investments in equities such as corporation stocks and are overseen by a commercial bank. However, did you know that you could construct a Self-Directed IRA that may hold assets in a wide variety of investments? The IRS rules on Self Directed IRAs [...]

13 06, 2013

A Typical Self-Directed IRA, and the New Standard IRA

By | June 13th, 2013|IRA LLC, Self Directed IRA Custodians, Self Directed IRA LLC, Self Directed IRA Rules|1 Comment

A self-directed IRA is an account that allows you to make decisions about the kinds of investments that will be included in your retirement plan. This gives you more control over the kind of growth you get with your account and the amount of risk you put into your investments. The IRS requires that you [...]

19 04, 2013

What is a Self-Directed IRA?

By | April 19th, 2013|Self Directed IRA Custodians, Self Directed IRA LLC, Self Directed IRA Rules|8 Comments

The term self-directed IRA sounds simple enough, right?  Isn't it about gaining freedom over your own destiny? Well maybe not so simple!  When you call self-directed IRA providers you find many different strategies, restrictions, fees and organizations, all of which seem to claim they have exactly what will suit you.  Sound familiar?  In an industry [...]

26 02, 2013

Real Estate IRA

By | February 26th, 2013|Real Estate IRA, Self Directed IRA Custodians, Self Directed IRA LLC, Self Directed IRA Rules|15 Comments

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 [...]

18 01, 2013

Self Directed IRA Custodians

By | January 18th, 2013|IRA LLC, Real Estate IRA, Self Directed IRA Custodians, Self Directed IRA Rules|10 Comments

Individual retirement accounts are required to be held at an institution that meets the requirements of being a Trustee or Custodian under IRC Section 408.  The difference between a Trustee and a Custodian can be confusing, especially when dealing in the world of IRAs.  A trustee is an institution that has fiduciary control over the [...]