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Born in 1974, the original Individual Retirement Account (IRA) offered American workers a tax incentive to save for retirement. But because IRAs... Read this article »
Many investors use self-directed IRAs so they can put themselves in control of their retirement savings. Self-directed investors want to invest i... Read this article »
Real estate is an attractive asset for many retirement savers. It is considered a long-term investment, which can correspond nicely with the long... Read this article »
At PENSCO, we make it possible for retirement investors to hold alternative assets in their self-directed IRAs. Owning alternative assets in an I... Read this article »
Working for a self-directed IRA custodian, I often field questions from clients about "checkbook IRAs" or "checkbook control IRAs". I’ve helped m... Read this article »