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Protecting Your Retirement Assets In a Self-Directed IRA

Protecting your retirement assets is an essential aspect of planning for the future. CamaPlan provides individual investors with the education and support they need to diversify their self-directed IRA plans to make them both more secure and more lucrative. As your self-directed IRA custodian, our mission is to empower you to make your own sound investments, which is in contrast read more >

Investing in Real Estate With a Self-Directed IRA

Investing in real estate is one of the most popular ways to grow wealth in a self-directed IRA. There are numerous ways in which to invest in property, mortgages, tax liens, or real estate enterprises using funds from your retirement account. Learn more about the advantages of opening a real estate self-directed IRA with CamaPlan.

White House Budget Would Limit Retirement Savings

The President’s budget proposal has caused great concern among retirement advisers and individuals. The budget the White House has put forth recommends strict new IRA limits that would dictate how much individuals can save for their own retirement. President Obama has proposed that individual retirement accounts be limited to a cap of $3 million, in a move that would affect read more >

Stock Market Not the Only Game in Town

The stock market’s recent gains are big news right now, but savvy investors know that stocks, bonds, and mutual funds are not the only game in town when it comes to building wealth for retirement. True self-direction in a retirement account such as an IRA has long been an option, but many investors are unaware of this non-traditional investment strategy. read more >

Scarcity of Bank Lending Drives the Private Lending Market

Although the economy has shown some signs of improvement, there continues to be a scarcity of bank lending. Many entrepreneurs and businesses seeking capital are turning to private lenders, who may be able to offer more flexible terms and conditions to qualify for a loan. Investors can use their self-directed IRA accounts to finance private lending, creating arrangements that are read more >

Rental Strategy Using a Self-Directed IRA

With the housing market showing signs of improvement, real estate IRAs are becoming an increasingly popular investment for building wealth for retirement. However, when investing in property with a self-directed IRA, a rental strategy makes the most sense in today’s current economy. Retirement advisers are recommending that investors look at the properties in their real estate IRA as a long-term read more >

Individual(k)

For the self-employed or a sole proprietor, an Individual(k) can offer unmatched potential for retirement savings. Learn more about this special type of 401(k) plan on our newly updated page about solo 401(k)s.

SIMPLE IRA

A SIMPLE IRA can be a great retirement plan for small- to mid-sized businesses. With limited employee matching and minimal start up paperwork, this type of individual retirement account is a solid option for companies that want an easy and affordable way to increase employee satisfaction and loyalty by offering retirement benefits.

SEP IRA

Are you a small business owner or self-employed individual looking for a retirement plan with excellent tax advantages and high earning potential? Visit our updated SEP IRA page to learn more about self-directed SEP IRA retirement accounts.

Roth IRA vs Traditional IRA

Wondering if you should be investing in a self-directed Roth IRA instead of a Traditional IRA? Our newly updated Roth IRA information page will answer many of your questions.