Archive for the ‘Self Directed IRA’ Category

Using Retirement Funds to Purchase Cryptocurrencies – The Blockchain

February 26th, 2018

According to IRS rules, you are allowed to use your retirement funds to invest in cryptocurrencies.  This can be done with any self-directed retirement plan from the IRA Financial Group, including the Self-Directed IRA, Self-Directed Roth IRA and Solo 401(k) Plans.  In this series of posts entitled “Using Retirement Funds to Purchase Cryptocurrencies” we’re examining […]

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Some Tips for Making Investments with a Self Directed IRA

February 22nd, 2018

A Self-Directed IRA LLC offers one the ability to use his or her retirement funds to make almost any type of investment on their own without requiring the consent of any custodian or person. The IRS and Department of Labor only describe the types of investments that are prohibited, which are very few. The foundation […]

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IRA Financial Group Announces the Top Five Most Popular Cryptocurrencies held By Its Self-Directed IRA Clients

February 13th, 2018

IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plans, announces the findings from its client survey on the most popular cryptocurrencies held by self-directed IRA and Solo 401(k) plan clients. According to the survey, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash were the five most popular cryptocurrencies held by IRA […]

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IRA Financial Group Self-Directed Bitcoin IRA Clients Paying on Average Less than 1.5% in Cryptocurrency Commissions

February 9th, 2018

While some bitcoin IRA providers can charge up to 25% on commissions, IRA Financial Group’s wallet control IRA allows the IRA investor to work with any cryptocurrency exchange and maintain control over the process as well as reduce fees IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plans, is proud […]

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Recent Drop in Cryptocurrency Market Not Impacting Demand for Self-Directed Bitcoin IRA Products

February 7th, 2018

Many retirement cryptocurrency investors see recent downturn in cryptocurrency market as a strong buying opportunity IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plans , has surprisingly seen continued strong demand from retirement account investors seeking to use IRA or 401(k) plan funds to purchase cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin and […]

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How A Modest Raise in Income Changed My Future

February 6th, 2018

Here’s an interesting anecdote from Nathaniel FitzGerald – One day, not too long ago, I was almost entirely broke. Not impoverished broke: literally-no-money-money-after-bills broke. Owning a business didn’t pay too much, and payouts from my freelancing jobs were trickling in. I was making just enough money to pay my monthly expenses, but there was nothing […]

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Why Use a Special Custodian for Your Self-Directed IRA Investments?

February 5th, 2018

Pursuant to Section 408 of the Internal Revenue Code, an IRA must be established by a bank, financial institution, or authorized trust company.  Thus, a bank such as Wells Fargo, financial institution such as Vanguard, or a trust company such as the IRA Financial Trust Company are authorized to establish and administer IRAs.  The main […]

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How to Flip Houses with a Self Directed IRA

February 2nd, 2018

Since the creation of IRAs back in the early 1970s, the IRS has always permitted an IRA to purchase, hold, or flip real estate.   In fact, it states it right on the IRS website. By using a Self-Directed IRA to buy real estate, you will be able to purchase raw land, domestic or foreign […]

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