Buy Cryptocurrencies with A Self-Directed IRA

Invest in cryptocurrency, such as bitcoin, tax-free and with no transaction fees. Buy, sell or hold cryptocurrencies in your IRA. Because the IRS treats cryptocurrencies as a capital asset, you can invest in cryptos with an IRA or 401(k) plan in a favorable tax environment.

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IRA Financial Group’s tax and ERISA specialists have helped more than 16,000 clients self-direct their IRA and invest $4.6 billion in alternative assets, including cryptocurrencies.

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Founder of IRA Financial Group and former tax and ERISA attorney, Adam Bergman, has published seven books to help investors self-direct their individual retirement account.


Find IRA Financial Group on Forbes! Adam Bergman is a frequent contributor to and an official member of the Forbes Financial Council.

Types of Cryptocurrencies IRAs




Bitcoin is among the most trusted of all cryptocurrencies and the oldest, created in 2009. Transactions are made with no middle men – this means no banks.


Litecoin (LTC)

Litecoin, launched in 2011, was among the initial cryptocurrencies following Bitcoin. Litecoin is believed to have a faster transaction confirmation than Bitcoin.




Launched in 2014, it is a more secretive version of Bitcoin. Dash is four times faster than Bitcoin, and anonymous.


Ethereum & Ethereum Classic

Launched in 2015, it is a software platform that enables Smart Contracts and Distributed Applications to be built and run without any downtime, fraud, control or interreference from a third party.


Zcash, a decentralized and open-source cryptocurrency launched in 2016. It offers privacy and selective transparencies of transactions.

What Our Customers Have To Say

“Lost in how I was going to make alternative investments part of my retirement plan, being cryptocurrencies in my case, I was lucky to come across an article written by IRA Financial Group’s founder, and I promptly reached out. IRA Financial Group was very helpful in explaining every detail on what to do and why it needs to be done during the process of setting up my solo 401k and self directed IRA. Not to mention that I was on a tight deadline for my self directed IRA and they made sure my package was prioritized leaving me 5 days of buffer time. I look forward to working with IRA Financial Group for years to come!”

– Miguel Jauregui, CA

“I decided to roll over my 401k from my previous employer into a self directed IRA LLC with checkbook control. I have not regretted my decision! IRA Financial Group made the process simple. Lots of forms to fill out, but not difficult by any means. Very helpful agents and staff when I had questions on anything. This IRA setup is the perfect solution to invest in Cryptocurrency, real estate, etc. without having to worry about capital gains and painful taxes every year!!”

– Caleb Mickelson, ND

“IRA Financial Group has made opening a Self-Directed IRA so simple and easy. Thanks to Betty Gomez for taking time and being so patient to explain and guide me through every step of the process. Wonderful experience throughout the whole process and also with the ongoing support that I receive.”

– Vivian De Sousa, IN

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