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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!

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

Your Game Day Guide to Self-Directed IRAs 

Retirement planning is just like preparing for the Big Game Day. Learn how you can keep your eye on the prize and achieve a richer retirement with a Madison Trust Self-Directed IRA.
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Where Can I Get a Self-Directed IRA? The One Stop SDIRA Shop

Are you unfamiliar with Self-Directed IRAs? If you’re hoping to dig your heels into cutting-edge investment opportunities that develop alongside your retirement savings, this trailblazing mechanism could revolutionize your perspective on future finances. Expand your knowledge on alternative asset investing and where to get an SDIRA.
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Investing in Mobile Homes with a Self-Directed IRA

Learn about the process and potential benefits of investing in mobile homes with a Self-Directed IRA. To open your Self-Directed IRA, schedule a free discovery call with Madison Trust.
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February 5, 2024

Using a 1031 Exchange in a Self-Directed IRA

Explore the benefits of using a 1031 Exchange within a Self-Directed IRA for real estate investments, focusing on tax deferral strategies and compliance. Madison Trust offers insights and support to help you navigate these potentially complex investment processes.
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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

What’s Your Small Business Style? SDIRAs vs. ROBS

Potential small business investors may be thrilled to discover they can provide capital with their retirement funds. Both Self-Directed IRAs and Rollovers as Business Startups are mechanisms tailored for delivering retirement savings to a fund startup. In this blog, you’ll learn about both vehicles so you can decide which best suits your needs in conjunction with your investing style.
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