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How do I fund a Self-Directed IRA

Posted by Aaron Merriman on Dec 7, 2017 9:10:02 AM

A Self-Directed Individual Retirement Account (SD-IRA) is identical to a traditional individual retirement account (IRA) except for the additional investment flexibility provided to the IRA owner.  This additional flexibility allows the IRA owner to invest in assets beyond the typical stocks, bonds, and mutual funds.

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Are Self-Directed IRA's a good idea?

Posted by Aaron Merriman on Nov 27, 2017 1:25:13 PM

One of my primary responsibilities at LMDG is working with investors and overseeing communications with our current and prospective investors.  We are completely committed to our investors, protecting their capital, and doing what is right for the investor is always our top priority.  Because of this dedication we have extremely high investor retention and I have built some amazing relationships over the years with our investors.

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What are self-directed IRA rules?

Posted by Aaron Merriman on Nov 20, 2017 7:03:00 AM

A Self-Directed Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is identical to an individual retirement account except for the additional investment flexibility provided to the IRA owner.  With the additional flexibility in investing, there are also additional rules that must be followed for your self-directed IRA to maintain its tax free or tax deferred status with the IRS.

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What is a Self-Directed IRA?

Posted by Aaron Merriman on Nov 10, 2017 12:31:58 PM

 A Self-Directed Individual Retirement Account (IRA) only differs from other Individual Retirement Accounts in that the IRA owner has more control and flexibility in how their money is invested.  Although Self-Directed IRA’s have been available for many years, they have become more popular over the past several years as investors continue to look for alternative asset classes for their retirement investing.

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