Real estate IRAs are popular with people who want diversity and leverage against potential losses in the stock market. You can choose your own assets including commercial and residential property, raw land, as well as tax liens and deeds.
Planning to help your child pay for college is a major undertaking. College is not cheap, but you don’t want your children saddled with student loan debt, either. A 529 plan helps offset that costly burden. But did you know there is an alternative to 529 college … Read More
Private equity is an alternative investment available for self-directed IRAs (SDIRAs). Private equity assets are typically reserved specifically for high-net-worth individuals—accredited investors like Peter Theil and Warren Buffet. However, there are relaxed rules for certain opportunities. Now, average individuals who meet specific criteria can invest in a … Read More
This recorded webinar conducted by Advanta IRA provides an in-depth look at the unique IRA alternative assets Advanta IRA has encountered with clients. These investments include cryptocurrencies, farmland, livestock, car carriers, sports teams, movie projects, and burial crypts. The hosts also explain the rules and regulations involved … Read More
A Savings Incentive Match Plan for Employees (SIMPLE IRA) is a retirement that is ideal for small businesses with less than 100 employees as well as for self-employed individuals. It’s cost-effective to implement and easy to manage. A self-directed SIMPLE IRA offers the same features as a … Read More
This informative, recorded webinar explains how to invest in strategic metals, also known as rare earth elements. You’ll learn what they are, why they're important, and how to invest using self-directed IRAs or personal funds.
We encourage you to expand your knowledge and listen to this recorded webinar … Read More
Investing off the stock market isn’t new. You already know real estate and private equity are alternatives to Wall Street’s offerings. But exactly what are alternative investments besides those popular choices? There are thousands of opportunities that fall into this asset class—things you’ve probably never heard of, … Read More
Private lending for real estate is an investment strategy that allows your self-directed IRA or solo 401(k) to earn income on the interest payments and other terms of the loan. Income from a private mortgage enjoys the tax-advantaged status of a retirement plan asset, provides critical diversity, … Read More
In today’s economy, smart retirement savers invest in alternative assets to the stock market to build earnings in their portfolios. Investments in oil and gas are examples of alternative assets, and the potential returns are worth exploring.
Have you ever considered how investments in oil and gas can … Read More
Advanta IRA is one of the nation’s leading self-directed account administrators. We often encounter questions from people who want to know how to take control of their retirement funds and investing decisions. Below are 10 of the most frequently asked questions about how a self-directed IRA (SDIRA) … Read More
Gold in IRAs is a tangible asset that investors feel stands the test of time—and survives the peaks and valleys of the volatile stock market. But gold isn’t the only precious metal you can add to your portfolio. Silver, platinum, and palladium are permissible in a precious … Read More