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10 Last-Minute IRA Tips for Tax Season

Your window for IRA contributions doesn’t close until this year’s tax filing deadline, which is April 17, 2018. That means you may still have time to improve your tax situation and cut your tax bill. Just follow our quick list of last-minute tax tips to find out how contributing to the right Self-Directed IRA could…

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Self-Directed IRA vs. 401(k): What’s the Difference?

“I already have a 401(k). Why would I want a Self-Directed IRA?” Sound familiar? You may feel like you’re doing great if you’re already contributing to a retirement account, especially given that half of all Americans have nothing at all put away for retirement, per CNBC. But, is one retirement account enough? Can one account…

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6 Essential Gold IRA Guidelines to Know

Physical gold can play an important role in a well-diversified retirement portfolio, however, there are certain guidelines involved that must be considered if you want to take advantage of the full benefits such a setup can offer. Physical gold can’t be added to just any retirement account. It usually needs to be incorporated into a…

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The Benefits of Physical Gold vs. Cash [VIDEO]

Watch our Gold Vault Show to learn about the benefits of holding your money in gold versus keeping it in cash, and how gold can help secure your financial future. The Benefits of Physical Gold vs. Cash – Video Transcription Narrator: This program is a paid advertisement from U.S. Money Reserve, a company not affiliated…

Gold and silver approved for use in Precious Metals IRA

A Snapshot of IRA-Approved Gold & Silver Products

You’re well aware of how precious metals can be good for your retirement. Perhaps you’ve been buying gold and silver for some time now. Or, maybe you’re just getting started on planning and saving for what feels like a far-off retirement. Either way, you’re beginning to realize that there’s an angle to your retirement strategy…