Jim Hitt

American IRA Discusses Can a Self-Directed IRA Help the Environment?

  ASHEVILLE, N.C./ OCTOBER 17, 2018 (STL.News) Usually, investors with a Self-Directed IRA are looking to “go green” by building plenty of funds in their retirement portfolio. But there may be another way for them to “go green” by using a Self-Directed IRA, according to a recent post at http://www.AmericanIRA.com. According to a recent study … Continue reading American IRA Discusses Can a Self-Directed IRA Help the Environment?

American IRA Discusses Self-Directed Roth IRA Funding Options for High-Income Earners

  ASHEVILLE, N.C./ OCTOBER 15, 2018 (STL.News) Those retirement investors with high incomes have plenty of options available to them when it comes to putting aside a favorable nest egg for retirement. However, according to a recent post at American IRA, using a Self-Directed Roth IRA might not be one of them. Because of the … Continue reading American IRA Discusses Self-Directed Roth IRA Funding Options for High-Income Earners

American IRA Sheds Light on Debt Hamstringing Retirement

  CHARLOTTE, N.C./ OCTOBER 12, 2018 (STL.News) The Self-Directed IRA can help retirement investors find unique investment opportunities for diversifying their retirement portfolio and building a substantial nest egg. But a recent post at the American IRA blog highlights a potential obstacle on the road to wealth for many: the possibility that debt will make … Continue reading American IRA Sheds Light on Debt Hamstringing Retirement

American IRA Explains Estate Planning with Self-Directed Solo 401(K)s

  CHARLOTTE, NC/ OCTOBER 08, 2018 (STL.News) Retirement-protected accounts like Self-Directed Solo 401(K)s are powerful tools for contributing high maximums toward retirement and ensuring that the principle remains protected throughout a lifetime of investing. But according to a recent post at American IRA, there is more that investors can do with an account like a … Continue reading American IRA Explains Estate Planning with Self-Directed Solo 401(K)s

American IRA Discusses Combining Roth and Traditional Accounts in a Self-Directed IRA

  ASHEVILLE, N.C./ OCTOBER 05, 2018 (STL.News) The Self-Directed IRA can intimidate some of those investors new to the idea of retirement investing—especially if it sounds like a large commitment. But a recent post at American IRA highlighted how different accounts can work within a retirement strategy, oftentimes side-by-side, to create the idea combination of … Continue reading American IRA Discusses Combining Roth and Traditional Accounts in a Self-Directed IRA

American IRA Addresses Can Investors “Supercharge” Their Savings with a Self-Directed IRA?

  ASHEVILLE, N.C./ SEPTEMBER 29, 2018 (STL.News) Opening a Self-Directed IRA account can be a great way to save for retirement, notes a recent article at American IRA. The Self-Directed IRA administration firm recently explained on its blog that while it is not difficult to open a Self-Directed IRA account, that does not necessarily mean … Continue reading American IRA Addresses Can Investors “Supercharge” Their Savings with a Self-Directed IRA?

American IRA Discusses Is Private Equity Real Estate in a Self-Directed IRA a Better Alternative to Bonds?

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ OCTOBER 01, 2018 (STL.News) Many investors, worried about a potential stock market crash, often turn to bonds to “hedge” their bets. Bonds can provide a stable cash flow in uncertain economic times—and while its returns tend not to duplicate those found on Wall Street, in down times, this can be beneficial for investors. … Continue reading American IRA Discusses Is Private Equity Real Estate in a Self-Directed IRA a Better Alternative to Bonds?

American IRA Discusses Why Technology Can Help Grow a Self-Directed IRA

CHARLOTTE, N.C./ SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 (STL.News) While those nearing retirement age do not necessarily rely on the latest technology for their day-to-day lives, there is no doubt that technology can make investors more efficient. According to a recent post at American IRA, using technology can be especially beneficial for those with a Self-Directed IRA. According … Continue reading American IRA Discusses Why Technology Can Help Grow a Self-Directed IRA