Call: 1-866-454-2649   Text: 702-728-3322

What The Purchasing Manager Index Means To Your Self Directed IRA

The Chicago PMI dropped to 52.7 in May. This reading has dropped over the last three months. The index is at its lowest level since September 2009. Readings above 50 suggest the economy is still expanding. However, as a general rule three straight monthly declines directly correspond to the onset of each of the last seven […]

Read More…

Self Directed IRA Real Estate Trends

Real estate has and continues to be a key holding in a large percentage of self directed IRAs. We saw the activity level high in pre-2008 and now, we see that level coming back, but for different reasons. Below we will look at a couple of key metrics to give you an idea as to […]

Read More…

The Coming Fiscal Crisis And The Self Directed IRA

We’ve been watching the stock market for the last several weeks and the price of precious metals and we can’t help but be confused at the paradox. First of all you have the markets continuing to go up as if there are no problems with Europe or within the U.S. It was just 5 or […]

Read More…

False Government numbers and Your Self Directed IRA

This week the US Census Bureau put out their monthly numbers for retail sales. Their figures show that March 2012 sales rose by 0.8%. The non-thinking, media picked up these numbers and put their own spin as to why the numbers were up. The AP reported that the numbers were up because of increased employment. […]

Read More…