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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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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!

Exploring the Heartland and Madison Trust’s Headquarters: An Unforgettable Trip to South Dakota

Brianna, Madison Trust’s Marketing Manager, recently embarked on an unforgettable trip to South Dakota, where Madison Trust is headquartered. Follow along her recent road trip highlights including stunning landscapes, historical sites, and memorable animal encounters!
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July 12, 2024

Marinating That Retirement Savings Plan: SDIRAs and BBQs

Both lump charcoal and your retirement savings plan should last indefinitely. Self-Directed IRAs are investment mechanisms tailored for bettering your retirement years, whilst those coals impart a smoky flavor to last onto your favorite grilled items. Self-indulge by potentially prospering in retirement and satiating your hunger.
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July 3, 2024

Celebrating Small Business Month: Investing in a Small Business with a Self-Directed IRA (SDIRA)

Small Business Month is a good time to recognize the role small businesses play in our economy and the potential they hold for investors. Discover the benefits of investing in a private business with a Self-Directed IRA for both investors and small business owners.
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May 6, 2024

April Showers Bring SDIRA Flowers: Planting Seeds for Retirement

The season of spring basks us in feelings of renewal and rejuvenation. In the midst of morning dew, we may seek to begin orchestrating a clear-cut plan for a possibly prosperous future and retirement. A Self-Directed IRA may be the ideal hatch to guide us through this springtime’s ray of hope.
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April 22, 2024

Empowering Future Generations: Connecting Global Money Week with Self-Directed IRAs

Global Money Week is an annual global campaign that aims to educate young people on financial literacy to improve their financial well-being and resilience. Investing with a Self-Directed IRA at Madison Trust can help strengthen your financial expertise and help you prepare for your retirement.
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March 20, 2024

Random Acts of Kindness Day: Engaging Your SDIRA with Graciousness

At Madison Trust, we strive to be deliberate with our actions and aim to foster a better future for our communities. For this month’s Random Acts of Kindness Day, we hope to inspire you to position humanitarianism into your daily life. Learn how you can administer your Self-Directed IRA to perform goodwill.
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February 16, 2024

2024 IRA Contribution Limit Updates

The IRS has implemented changes to Self-Directed IRA contributions and benefits that will ultimately affect the 2024 IRA contribution limits. Here's a sneak peek at how these adjustments may affect your retirement savings for this investing year!
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Self-Love is Self-Preservation: You Deserve Financial Wellness

In a month that prioritizes romanticism, why not focus on the love of self? Financial wellness is a form of self-love, and there’s no time like the present to work towards a sense of financial comfort. Uncover a possible roadmap to ever-giving nurturement through care practices for your body, mind, spirit, and fiscal accounts.
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February 14, 2024

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, Is a Self-Directed IRA Right for You?

A Self-Directed IRA (SDIRA) is an ideal retirement account for individuals who thrive on freedom, power, and flexibility. Before opening an account, read our latest blog to help you determine if this increased flexibility and control is right for you.
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February 12, 2024

7 Steps to Get Fit This New Year and Workout Your Retirement

If your New Year’s resolutions involve getting healthier and preparing for your retirement, we’re here to reveal some simple approaches that can help you manage both. Delve into the details on our latest blog.
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December 29, 2023
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