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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.

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From an Asteroid to a Precious Metal: Investing in Palladium with a Gold IRA

With its name derived from an asteroid, Palladium is a precious metal accessible to investors using Self-Directed IRAs. Creating a Gold IRA can bring its own out-of-this-world advantages, including retirement portfolio diversification, possible steady returns, and hedge against inflation. Like a meteorite, discover how palladium can be your investing marvel.
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Investing in Platinum with a Self-Directed Gold IRA 

You can invest in platinum with a Self-Directed Gold IRA. Learn more by reading our blog.
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Plating Your Gold IRA: IRA Allowable Precious Metals

You don’t need a scale to weigh your options; we’ve done the labor for you. If tangible assets seem to be the only relief for your investment itch, investing in precious metals with a Self-Directed Gold IRA may be the remedy. Proving to be durable and highly sought, there are only a select IRA allowable precious metals. Read our blog to see if what you’re eyeing meets IRA conditions.
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April 15, 2024

Atomic No. 47: Invest in Silver with a Gold IRA

The element of silver serves many purposes in our modern-day world. Apart from its central functions, silver is considered a potentially auspicious investment option with its ability to generally hedge against inflation and historically retained value. You can possibly absorb the powers of this precious metal by investing in it for your retirement.
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January 31, 2024

Investing in Gold with a Self-Directed Gold IRA

A Self-Directed Gold IRA (SDIRA) allows you to invest in gold and other alternative assets for retirement. Learn more by visiting our blog.
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December 4, 2023

3 Things to Look for When Deciding on the Best Self-Directed IRA for Precious Metals

Learn the key differentiators that will help determine the best Self-Directed IRA for precious metals based on your needs and preferences.
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February 22, 2023

Self-Directed IRA Precious Metals Investing: 5 Common Questions Answered

Learn the basics of Self-Directed IRA precious metals investing, including what precious metals are allowed in an IRA.
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February 17, 2023

6 Things You Need to Know Before Investing in Precious Metals with a Gold IRA  

A Gold IRA (also known as a Precious Metals IRA) is a great way to diversify your portfolio with a tangible asset that can provide security and hedge against the volatile stock market. Consider these six things before investing in precious metals in a Gold IRA.
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