New SEC Fiduciary Rule – Episode 182

SEC Fiduciary Rule

IRA Financial’s Adam Bergman discusses the new SEC Fiduciary Rule and how it will impact your retirement accounts. In his latest podcast, Adam Bergman talks about the new SEC (Security and Exchange Commission) Fiduciary rule. It also known as the Regulation Best Interest rule, or BI. Here, Mr. Bergman will discuss the new rules and […]

How to Use a Self-Directed IRA or Solo 401(k) Plan to Invest in Cryptocurrency Mining

How to use an IRA to buy cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency mining is the process by which transactions are verified and added to the block chain. Anyone with access to the Internet and suitable hardware can participate in mining. The mining process involves compiling recent transactions into blocks and trying to solve a computationally difficult mathematical solution. The miner who solves the mathematical solution gets […]

The History of the Solo 401(k) Plan

The history of solo 401ks

You may know of the Solo 401k Plan, but not the Solo 401k history. Where did it begin? Why did it begin and most importantly, who does the Solo 401k benefit? The Solo 401k Plan comes with many names. You may know of it as: Individual 401(k) Self-Directed 401(k) Self-employed 401(k) One participant plan So […]

Solo 401k & ERISA – The Law

Solo 401ks and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act

What is ERISA? The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), enacted September 2, 1974, is an American federal statute that establishes minimum standards for pension plans in private industry and provides for extensive rules on the federal income tax effects of transactions associated with employee benefit plans. ERISA contained sweeping changes in the […]