Self-Directed IRA Custodians

By Bryan Ellis | August 7, 2017

What is a Self-Directed IRA Custodian? When Congress created the IRA back in 1974, they decided that you and I weren't sufficiently competent to handle these accounts on our own.  (Yes, I know it's a harsh viewpoint… but it's still true!) So they decided that if you want to have an IRA, you'd need to…

Self-Directed IRA's: Definitive Guide

By Bryan Ellis | July 26, 2017

Self-Directed IRA's are BOOMING in popularity.  As the trend towards diversification AWAY from Wall Street and INTO alternative assets (like real estate, precious metals and private companies) continues, Self-Directed IRA's are going to do nothing but get bigger and bigger and bigger. But let's be very clear:  Self-Directed IRA's are not right for everybody.  Not even…