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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!

Advanced Investing Strategy: Holding Equity Compensation in a Self-Directed IRA

Did you know that you can hold equity compensation such as stock options, stock appreciation rights and more in a Self-Directed IRA? Find out how in this overview from Madison Trust, the industry-leading Self-Directed IRA custodian.
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Your Future Is Bright with a Self-Directed IRA in Florida

Discover the vast investment opportunities available in Florida with a Self-Directed IRA. From real estate to private businesses to precious metals, the possibilities are endless and tax-advantaged. Open your Self-Directed IRA in Florida today!
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Self-Directed IRA Rental Property Basics

Self-Directed IRA rental property investments are tax-advantaged, allowing you to maximize any potential gains. Open a Self-Directed IRA today with Madison Trust and discover the power of alternative investing.
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July 27, 2023

7 Fun Ways the Entire Family Can Save

Upkeeping finances as a family can be fun, as you work together to reach joint goals and create irreplaceable memories. Madison Trust provides some fun ways the entire family can save.
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July 25, 2023

Investment Sponsor Spotlight: Paper Profits 

Paper Profits is a private equity group specializing in the acquisition of Promissory Notes. Learn how you can invest in the alternative assets of your choice with Madison Trust.
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July 14, 2023

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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Why Use a Self-Directed IRA?

A Self-Directed IRA (SDIRA) allows you to invest in alternative assets, build a diversified retirement portfolio, and enjoy tax advantages. Expand your retirement investing horizons with a Self-Directed IRA from Madison Trust.
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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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