Category Archives: Self Directed IRA Rules

Using a Self-Directed IRA to Purchase Property

When investing in real estate with a self-directed IRA, there are a few rules the account holder needs to be aware of so they don’t get penalized. Here are five rules pertaining to purchasing real estate through an IRA: Cannot … Continue reading

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Investing in Private Placement in your IRA

Self-directed IRAs allow for alternative investment options not held within the stock market. Mountain West IRA allows for you to invest in Private Placements. These are either private stocks or equity within a company.  Your self-directed IRA will obtain the … Continue reading

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Prohibited IRA Transactions and Holdings

There are many choices when deciding how to invest your self-directed IRA. There are also rules that you need to be aware of before investing.  Violating the rules on transactions prohibited in your self-directed IRA can make your IRA account … Continue reading

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