Minor IRA Mistakes That Could Have Major Impact: Part One

February 20th, 2017

Opening up and making contributions to your first retirement account, and fully understanding your new IRA unfortunately aren’t synonymous. There’s a stark, and growing difference in accounts that are attended to, and accounts that are left to sit, and the key to your IRA being healthy and working how it should, it you, and only [...]

How Roth and Traditional IRAs Will Differ This Tax Season

February 8th, 2017

Traditional IRAs
A Traditional IRA not only offers tax-deferred growth, but it also offers tax-free contributions. Usually, you will get a tax break for the that you contributed to your IRA, and you don’t have to pay taxes until the day you retire, and start taking distributions. Keep in mind though that your distributions will be [...]

Accupod Episode 9: What is a Self-Directed IRA?

February 6th, 2017

This week, we’re talking all things self-directed IRAs. From what it is, to if it’s right for you, and everything in between. A self-directed IRA gives you more control and more investment options, like real estate, precious metals, small business, private placements, and so on.

A Gold-Backed IRA Might be What’s Missing from your Retirement

January 31st, 2017

It might be 2017, but precious metals like gold and silver are still very viable investment options for a great number of American retirement accounts. Throughout the rocky history of the US economy, gold has been held up as ‘standard’, and there’s good reason for that. First, let’s breakdown what a gold-backed IRA is.
A self-directed [...]

Accupod Episode 8: Making and Keeping Goals for 2017

January 19th, 2017

This week, we’re talking all things goals in 2017. From how to makes goals, great goal ideas, and everything in between. What are some mistakes you’re making when you’re creating goals and resolutions? We’re talking about how to S.M.A.R.T your goals, and how to keep them. Let’s start off this year well, and have continued [...]