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Welcome to the Madison Trust Self-Directed IRA blog! Here, you will find posts about a wide variety of topics related to Self-Directed IRAs. Whether you're interested in learning about what you can invest in or you need a guide to help set up your account, you can find all the help and information you need right here.

Whether you're looking for information about account maintenance, investing in real estate, or setting up a checkbook IRA, we can help! New posts are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly to stay up-to-date on all of the information you need to know about investing with a Self-Directed IRA.

Let Our Self-Directed IRA Specialists Help You Gain Control of Your Investments

If you can't find information on the specific topic you're looking for, don't hesitate to reach out: We place a high value on transparency and clarity here at Madison Trust Company, and you're always welcome to contact us via email, phone, or online chat. Our CISP-trained team members are ready to answer your questions or assist you with setting up your new Self-Directed IRA.

Our dedication to client support is one of the main reasons why so many people rely on Madison Trust, along with our flat fee structure that never includes hidden or unexpected costs. No matter how much your Self-Directed IRA grows, your fees remain the same. Sign up for a Self-Directed IRA today and discover the Madison Trust advantage for yourself!

Climb Retirement Mountain with a Self-Directed IRA in Colorado

Opening a Self-Directed IRA (SDIRA) in Colorado enables you to invest in alternative assets like real estate, private startups, gold, and more. Explore the world of alternative investing with Madison Trust and open your account today!
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Invest in a Vacation Rental with a Self-Directed IRA

Are you interested in investing in a vacation rental? Consider investing in one with a Madison Trust Self-Directed IRA (SDIRA) to receive tax advantages.
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July 7, 2023

Planning a Pool Party and Your Retirement

Is a Self-Directed IRA the right retirement account for you? Find out what it takes to self-direct your investments and plan your retirement; it can be as fun as planning a pool party!
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Summer Bucket List: How to Plan for Your Longest Vacation (Retirement)

Retirement is your longest vacation, so it’s important to be proactive when planning. Madison Trust Specialists are knowledgeable in self-directed investing and understand a variety of asset classes, which can be beneficial on your journey to retirement.
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Legacy Planning: Self-Directed IRA Beneficiaries

Designating a beneficiary for your IRA ensures that your assets will be moved into the correct hands in the case of your passing. Self-Directed IRA Specialists at Madison Trust are here to guide you through the process.
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Directed Trust Basics

Directed Trusts are the premier solution to guarantee the safety and continuity of your family's wealth. Find out more about the power of a Madison Trust Directed Trust and South Dakota.
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The Opportunities are BIG with a Self-Directed IRA in Texas

Opening a Self-Directed IRA in Texas can enable you to invest in real estate, raw land, farmland and more. Explore the possibilities with Madison Trust and open your account today!
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You, Your Best Friend, and Your Self-Directed IRA: Refer a Friend Program

National Best Friends Day is the perfect time to recommend a Self-Directed IRA to your friend(s). When you refer a friend through Madison Trust’s Refer-a-Friend Program, you will receive $100, and your friend will be able to diversify and grow their retirement portfolio.
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June 8, 2023

Seeing Self-Directed IRA Loan Rules from All Angles

Self-Directed IRA loan rules depend on whether you’re looking to borrow money, finance an investment, or serve as a private lender using your IRA. Let Madison Trust explain the basics of Self-Directed IRA loan rules.
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Using an IRA or 401(k) for Real Estate

A Self-Directed IRA enables individuals to invest in real estate. Learn more about Real Estate IRAs at Madison Trust.
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June 5, 2023
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