Archive for May, 2017

Millennials Using Solo 401(k) Plan Loan Option to Enter Housing Market

May 31st, 2017

401(k) Plan loan feature helping first-time home buyers secure necessary funds to purchase a home IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of solo 401(k) plans for self-employed and small business owners, has seen a growing number of millennials who are first time home buyers using the 401(k) plan loan feature to purchase a home, according […]

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What Happens When You Use Your IRA in a Prohibited Transaction?

May 30th, 2017

The Internal Revenue Code does not describe what a Self Directed IRA can invest in, only what it cannot invest in. Internal Revenue Code Sections 408 & 4975 prohibits Disqualified Persons from engaging in certain type of transactions. The purpose of these rules is to encourage the use of IRAs for accumulation of retirement savings […]

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What Types of Retirement Plans can I Use with ROBS?

May 25th, 2017

It’s a little known fact that you can use retirement money to start your own business.  This is known as the Rollover Business Start-up Solution, or ROBS.  If you have funds in any of the following types of retirement plans, you can use them to finance your startup: Traditional IRAs 401 (k) Plans 403 (b) […]

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What is a True Solo 401k Plan Entail?

May 24th, 2017

The IRS approved solo 401(k) Plan has been used by hundreds of thousands of small businesses for over 30 years. However, the scope of options available to Solo 401(k) Plan participants is determined based on the plan documents. To this end, most financial institutions that offer Solo 401(k) Plan restrict the Plan participant to invest […]

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You Can Use Your IRA Financial Group Self Directed IRA for Peer to Peer Lending

May 22nd, 2017

IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC and solo 401(k) plan solutions has designed a cost effective solution for peer-to-peer lenders looking to generate tax-deferred or tax-free returns without high annual IRA custodian costs. As a result of the very strong demand from peer-to-peer IRA investors looking to have more control over […]

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What Are the Main Advantages of Converting to a Self-Directed Roth IRA?

May 17th, 2017

The main advantage of a Roth IRA over a Traditional IRA is that if you qualify to make contributions, all distributions from the IRA are tax-free. Furthermore, unlike traditional IRAs, you may contribute to a Roth IRA for as long as you continue to have earned income (for a traditional IRA – you can’t make […]

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How Does an Owner-Only 401k Work?

May 15th, 2017

With IRA Financial Group, you no longer have to spend $2000 to $5,000 or more to set up your Owner-Only 401(k) Plan, also known as a Solo 401(k) Plan, or pay excessive administration fees. Work directly with our in-house tax and ERISA professionals to customize your Solo 401(k) Plan based on your investment and retirement […]

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IRA Financial Group Introduces New Cryptocurrency Self-Directed IRA with Checkbook Control Solution

May 9th, 2017

Cryptocurrency self-directed IRA LLC will allow for tax-free treatment on bitcoin & other digital asset transactions using retirement funds. IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plans is proud to announce the introduction of the cryptocurrency self-directed IRA with checkbook control. The cryptocurrency self-directed IRA LLC structure will allow […]

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