Posts by Bryan Ellis

Real Estate IRA’s: Getting Started Right (Part 4 of 5)

Welcome back, my friends, to 5 Steps to Getting Started Right with Real Estate IRA’s.  If you missed any of the previous steps, you definitely should go back and catch up, and the links for those episodes will be available to you on today’s show page.  I’ll give you that link in a minute.  In…

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Real Estate IRA’s: Getting Started Right (Part 3 of 5)

Welcome, my friends, to part 3 of this 5-part series about getting started right with real estate investing in your IRA.  If you’ve missed either of the two previous episodes, you definitely should catch up on them, as each one builds on the last, including today.  And my friends, there’s no time like the present! …

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Real Estate IRA’s: Getting Started Right (Part 2 of 5)

Folks, I’d like to begin with a word of thanks to all of you who have written to me about yesterday’s episode of this show, where we investigated the key question of:  Should you even do your next real estate deal inside of your self-directed retirement account?  The answer is frequently, but not always, yes……

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Real Estate IRA’s: Getting Started Right (Part 1 of 5)

My friends, it’s no secret that I’m an advocate of self-directed IRA’s and 401k’s… that’s a big part of what it means to be THE VOICE of the self-directed investor revolution. But more than that, I’m an advocate of making the best use of your capital.  And here’s the simple truth:  While using an IRA…

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Impending IMPLOSION of U.S. State Pensions

Folks, today the news is out from Moody’s Investor Services reports that this year, UNFUNDED pension liabilities from U.S. state governments will hit a whopping $1.7 TR — TR — TRILLION dollars. What is an unfunded pension liability?  Think of it like this:  You have been promised a pension of $X per year during retirement. …

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Self-Directed IRA Rules: Part 3 of 3 Questions To Ask Yourself

Today, my friends, we finish out our look into the 3 simple questions you must ask yourself honestly before each self-directed IRA investment.  And, by the way, thank you for the exceptional level of interest in this topic and all of the kind email comments you’ve sent to me on feedback@SelfDirected.org. And this is, of…

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Self-Directed IRA Rules: Part 2 of 3 Questions To Ask Yourself

Today we jump into question #2 of 3 questions to ask yourself before every self-directed IRA investment, because if you ask yourself these questions honestly, your odds of committing a prohibited transaction drop to nearly 0. You can reach today’s show page by visiting SelfDirected.org/269, SelfDirected.org/269. Yesterday was all about double-dipping, the single biggest risk…

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Self Directed IRA Rules: 3 Simple Questions To Avoid Trouble

Hello, Self-Directed Investor Nation!  Welcome to the broadcast of record for savvy self-directed investors like YOU where each and every day, I teach you how to find, understand and profit from exceptional alternative investment opportunities! Today’s show is, of course, sponsored by the Self Directed Investor Society, America’s only private association for investors who prefer…

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Why Do Self-Directed IRA’s Even Exist?

Classic American cars… Corrupt Labor Unions… pension raids… and even the implosion of an iconic American company!  Get ready to learn why IRA’s were created originally, and how that knowledge can help you avoid the IRA cataclysm known as the prohibited transaction.  This is Episode #6 of Self-Directed Investor Talk. —– My friends, today you…

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