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.
The purpose of a Roth IRA is for you to save for retirement. However, the IRS allows a bit of flexibility within these accounts that make them highly attractive. For example (and providing you qualify) you can take penalty-free withdrawals for buying a home for the first … Read More
Investing with self-directed IRAs is becoming widely used by investors seeking greater control of their own retirement funds and investment decisions. However, this account structure has actually been in place since 1974—the year IRAs were created. One reason self-direction goes largely unrecognized by the average investor is … Read More