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.
Private equity is part of the alternative asset class available to self-directed IRAs. Not long ago, private equity was reserved specifically for high-net-worth individuals—accredited investors like Peter Theil and Warren Buffet. However, those rules have been relaxed for certain opportunities, allowing average individuals who meet specific requirements … Read More
Crowdfunding is becoming an ever-popular avenue that provides those seeking capital (to fund business growth, start-ups, and other ventures) the ability to do so. The idea is to attract a crowd of investors to buy stock or equity options using either large or small funds.
While private placement … Read More
Three years after the initial JOBS Act became law, perhaps the most awaited for provision has come to fruition. While the JOBS Act has several elements that affect venture capitalists as well as those seeking investors, the most exciting stipulation was the anticipated allowance for average Americans … Read More