Tag Archives: Retirement

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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The Basics of Mortgage Notes

To diversify their portfolio, investors sometimes need to think outside the box. This means considering alternative investments such as mortgage notes. Investing in mortgage notes allows investors to get involved in the real estate investing world without flipping houses or … Continue reading

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Best and Worst States to Retire in for 2016

In the past, Florida and Arizona have been at the top of the list when it comes to the best places to retire in the United States. However, in 2016, this has changed. In a surprising turn, Wyoming has beaten … Continue reading

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Five Threats to Retirement Savings

Saving for retirement does not always go as planned. Retirement savings are subject to threats, both direct and indirect. Some of these threats are just unfortunate circumstances, while others are deliberate actions trying to take advantage of the investor. Boomerang … Continue reading

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