Using Retirement Funds to Purchase Cryptocurrencies – The Hard Wallet

February 20th, 2018

You may know you can use retirement funds, such as within a Solo 401(k) or Self-Directed IRA, to buy cryptocurrencies, but do you know how to hold them?  The answer is easy: a wallet of course!  A “hard wallet”, or in some cases a “hardware wallet”, is used to protect your cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin […]

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How Does “Checkbook Control” Work with a Solo 401(k) Plan

February 15th, 2018

A Solo 401(k) is perfect for sole proprietors, small businesses and independent contractors. A Solo 401(k) plan is generally also referred to as a “checkbook control” Qualified Retirement Plan. In each case, a 401(k) plan is established whereby the participant serves as trustee and administrator of the Plan providing the participant with “checkbook control” over […]

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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 Podcast Episode 97: New Tax Plan Tax Solution for Crypto Miners

February 8th, 2018

IRA Financial Group’s Adam Bergman discusses a potential tax efficient way to mine cryptocurrencies.   Click Here to Listen  

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IRA Financial Group Podcast Episode 96: Announcing New Crypto Book – How To Use Retirement Funds To Purchase Cryptocurrencies In A Nutshell

February 8th, 2018

IRA Financial Group’s Adam Bergman discusses his new book How To Use Retirement Funds To Purchase Cryptocurrencies In A Nutshell.   Click Here to Listen  

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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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What To Know Before Deciding To Use Retirement Funds To Purchase Cryptocurrencies

February 1st, 2018

Here’s another article from Forbes.com talking about investing in cryptocurrencies with your retirement funds – The cryptocurrency craze has created enormous demand from retirement account investors who are seeking tax-efficient ways to purchase cryptocurrencies.  In addition, some retirement account investors have looked to cryptocurrencies as a way to better diversify their retirement portfolios.  Of course, […]

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Separating Myth And Reality Of How Cryptocurrencies Are Taxed And Regulated

January 29th, 2018

Here’s another article from Forbes.com that talks about Cryptocurrencies and Taxes – Surfing the web for information on how cryptocurrencies are taxed and regulated can lead to some mystifying and conflicting information. With the IRS and SEC starting to turn attention to the cryptocurrency industry, it is important to have accurate facts. The following are […]

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