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Category Archives: Self-Directed IRA Education

5 Common Questions About Real Estate Investments

Real estate is widely considered to be among the top alternative investments. Many investors transfer or roll over funds into self-directed accounts because their current custodian either won’t allow real estate holdings or because they have little experience with the asset when held inside tax-advantaged accounts. Perhaps you’re wondering if owning real estate inside a […]

3 Little-Known Facts About Real Estate Investing in Self-Directed IRAs

Last week, we outlined 10 common Self-Directed IRA misconceptions. Number 6 on the list was the misconception that owning real estate in an IRA is illegal. As long as IRS rules are followed, you can definitely own real estate in a retirement account. Of course, having a custodian who specializes in self-directed accounts is key. […]

10 Self-Directed IRA Misconceptions

Kingdom Trust has previously posted articles from our IRA Myth Debunked series seeking to debunk some commonly-held misconceptions about investing. Unfortunately, despite our industry’s efforts to educate on the truth about Self-Directed IRAs, we still find a bevy of IRA misconceptions that are, for lack of a better term, fake news. In today’s post, we […]

7 Steps to Financial Independence

We all hope to be financially “free” one day, but what does that look like for you? Is it having enough money for education expenses, your next vacation or even funding your retirement years? This short list could help you jumpstart your financial independence and get you on track for retirement. 1. Set Goals: It’s easy to […]

Alternative Asset in Focus: Racehorses

Our industry regularly highlights four primary alternative investments: real estate, private equity, private lending and precious metals. While Kingdom Trust lists other alternative investment options on our website (cattle, timber rights, Bitcoin and more), sometimes we identify an alternative investment most clients and website visitors probably haven’t thought of. Self-directed investing in alternative assets provides […]