Self-Directed IRA Investors With Cash Helping To Spur Real Estate Market

June 20th, 2014

Real estate IRA investors with cash and wealthy foreigners making up a bigger percentage of real estate buyers than first-time home buyers IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC solutions with “checkbook control” has seen a huge surge in self-directed IRA real estate investors with cash wining bidding wars on homes against […]

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Using Your IRA to Buy Real Estate

June 17th, 2014

A Real Estate IRA LLC is generally also referred to as a Self Directed IRA LLC with “Checkbook Control”. A Real Estate IRA LLC or Self-Directed IRA LLC with “Checkbook Control” plan is an IRS and tax court approved structure that will allow you to use your IRA funds to purchase real estate or make […]

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Eligibility Rules for a Solo 401(k)

May 30th, 2014

A Solo 401(k) plan is well suited for businesses that either do not employ any employees or employee certain employees that may be excluded from coverage. A Solo 401K plan is perfect for any sole proprietor, consultant, or independent contractor. To be eligible to benefit from the Solo 401(k) Plan, investors must meet just two […]

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What Exactly is a Solo 401(k) Plan?

May 27th, 2014

401k plans are defined in the Internal Revenue Code (Section 401) as retirement savings trusts. A 401(k) Plan is an IRS approved qualified retirement plan. As the name implies, the Solo 401(k) plan is an IRS approved qualified 401(k) plan designed for a self-employed individual or the sole owner-employee of a corporation. It works best […]

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The Definition of a “True” Solo 401(k) Plan

May 1st, 2014

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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Purchasing Real Estate with Your 401(k) Plan

April 16th, 2014

Most people mistakenly believe that their 401(k) must be invested in bank CDs, the stock market, or mutual funds. Few Investors realize that the IRS has always permitted real estate to be held inside 401(k) retirement accounts. Investments in real estate with a Solo 401(k) are fully permissible under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act […]

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Asset Protection for Your Solo 401(k)

April 8th, 2014

RETIREMENT accounts have become many Americans’ most valuable assets. That means it is vital that you have the ability to protect them from creditors, such as people who have won lawsuits against you. In general, the asset/creditor protection strategies available to you depend on the type of retirement account you have (i.e. Traditional IRA, Roth […]

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Advantages of Using a Self Directed Real Estate IRA

April 3rd, 2014

Most people mistakenly believe that their IRA must be invested in bank CDs, the stock market, or mutual funds. Few Investors realize that the IRS has always permitted real estate to be held inside IRA retirement accounts. Investments in real estate with a Self-Directed IRA LLC are fully permissible under the Employee Retirement Income Security […]

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