Higher Interest Rates Expected to Have Positive Impact on Self-Directed IRA Real Estate Investors with Cash

June 20th, 2018

Higher mortgage interest rates could help IRA cash buyers take advantage of real estate investment opportunities IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA and Solo 401(k) plan retirement solutions expects a higher interest rate environment to have a positive impact on self-directed IRA real estate investors. IRA Financial expects to see a surge […]

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Use Of LLCs By Self-Directed IRA Real Estate Investors Grow In Popularity

May 25th, 2018

Here’s a recent article from our own Adam Bergman that originally appeared on Forbes.com – Wyoming passed the first limited liability company (“LLC”) statute in 1977 creating a new entity type that combined the benefits of corporate limited liability protection with the pass-through tax treatment of a partnership. The IRS blessed the LLC concept some […]

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Three Things You Need To Know Before Buying Bitcoins With An IRA

March 15th, 2018

This article, written by IRA Financial Group President Adam Bergman, recently appeared on Forbes.com – The IRS has made it clear in IRS Notice 2014-21 that cryptocurrencies shall be treated as property for federal income tax purposes. Accordingly, just like stocks and real estate, cryptocurrencies may be purchased with retirement funds.  The question then becomes, […]

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Counting Cryptocurrency Gains And Losses Without Running Afoul Of IRS Rules

January 31st, 2018

Here’s an article from our own Adam Bergman that originally appeared on Forbes.com – 2017 is viewed by many as the year of the crypto. However, with the increase in popularity and surge in value of cryptocurrencies, a significant number of cryptocurrency investors are now finding themselves in the uncomfortable position of trying to determine […]

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What To Know Before Purchasing Cryptocurrencies With Retirement Funds

December 22nd, 2017

Here’s another piece, written by Adam Bergman, that originally appeared on Forbes.com – With the value of Bitcoins and many other cryptocurrencies flying high in 2017, many investors have looked to take advantage of this trend and own cryptocurrencies in tax-advantaged retirement plans, such as a Self-Directed IRA or Solo 401(k) Plan.  This article will […]

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Why Use IRA Financial Group for Your Bitcoin IRA?

November 6th, 2017

Bitcoin is usually described as virtual currency. That’s useful shorthand, but is it really money? And should it be taxed as if it is? Or is it a capital asset? How about a commodity? Or what about a collectible? Most commentators have viewed bitcoins either as a virtual type of currency or capital asset. However, […]

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IRA Financial Group Announces List of Most Popular Investments for Self-Directed IRA Clients For September 2017

October 5th, 2017

Cryptocurrency and real estate were the two most popular self-directed IRA investments for September 2017 IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of “checkbook control” self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) plan solutions, announces the top three most popular self-directed IRA investments for clients for September 2017, which were cryptocurrency, real estate, and hard-money lending. “In […]

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What is the Real Estate IRA Solution?

September 14th, 2017

A Real Estate IRA LLC is generally also referred to as a Self Directed IRA LLC with “Checkbook Control”. A Real Estate IRA LLC or Self-Directed IRA LLC with “Checkbook Control” plan is an IRS and tax court approved structure that will allow you to use your IRA funds to purchase real estate or make […]

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How to Invest in Tax Liens with Your IRA Funds

August 3rd, 2017

It’s a little-known fact that tax liens can be purchased with retirement account funds. By Self-Directing your IRA LLC investments into tax liens, your profits are tax-deferred back into your retirement account. More importantly, if you have full checkbook control over your Self-Directed IRA, the purchases can be made on the spot as fast as […]

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Hard Money Loans for Real Estate Investors Becoming Hot Investment Option for Self-Directed IRA Investors in 2017

June 21st, 2017

Significant demand for hard money financing from real estate developers attracting self-directed IRA real estate investors IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC solutions, announces the findings of an internal report that shows that hard money lending for real estate has become a popular investment option for self-directed IRA investors. The IRS […]

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