About Scott Maurer

Scott Maurer, Vice President of Sales for Advanta IRA, is a recognized expert in the field of self-directed IRAs. With a law degree from the University of Florida and as a designated Certified IRA Services Professional (CISP), Scott’s keen understanding of rules and regulations fuels his passion to educate others on the power of investing in alternative assets using self-directed IRAs. Scott is a frequent guest on retirement and investing webinars and podcasts, and he has shown thousands of individuals how to achieve financial freedom by teaching them how to use their retirement funds to invest in private placements, real estate, private lending, and more. Throughout his two decades in the industry, he has watched numerous unique investments unfold, giving him great perspective of what is possible when people take control of their retirement funds and investing decisions.

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2024 Contribution Limits

On November 1, the IRS announced the much-anticipated 2024 contribution limits for retirement plans and other tax-advantaged savings plans. Thankfully, most limits were raised from 2023 numbers, making it possible for Americans to save more to secure a successful retirement future. Without further ado—we’ll jump right into the … Read More