The Rules of Buying Property with your Real Estate IRA

February 12th, 2018

Real estate is one of the most sought-after and lucrative hard asset types that investors love. It’s popular because it’s not just single-family homes, but commercial real estate, farmland, business parks, apartment complexes, and more. What most Americans don’t know is that you’re allowed to invest in these types of real estate with your self-directed […]

Know Your Retirement Accounts: Simple IRA, SEP and Solo 401K (Updated)

January 29th, 2018

Being aware of the different types of self-employed retirement accounts that are available to you is important to get the most out of your retirement and retirement planning. The accounts that are available to most employees are your typical IRA and 401K with Roth and Traditional kickers. However, your account options are much more plentiful […]

Four Questions and Answers: Precious Metals IRA

January 22nd, 2018

Investing in a precious metals IRA can seem quite opaque at times. Moreso than investing in an asset more common like real estate, simply because it’s quite a rare investment type. Understanding how a precious metals IRA works, the rules, and what to avoid is essential for every successful investor. Can I buy and store the metal […]

Shaping an Investment Portfolio for The Coming Year

January 15th, 2018

We enter 2018 in the midst of what has been reported as the second-longest running bull market ever. Accordingly, many investors are wondering how they should adjust their investment strategies. After all, given the age of the bull market and the high equity valuations it has produced, it would not be surprising to see it […]