Category Archives: Precious Metals

Retirement on a Budget

Many millennials feel the pressure of student loans bearing down upon them and it can be terrifying trying to figure out how to get rid of all of that debt. On top of worrying about your current financials, you have everyone under the sun telling you to plan for your retirement. You’re probably thinking, “With…
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Including Gold in Your Self-Directed IRA? Beware of Counterfeit Coins!

Many self-directed investors include precious metals in their self-directed retirement plans. To qualify for a precious metals IRA investment, these assets must meet minimum fineness requirements as set by the IRS (with one exception, the Gold American Eagle). They are as follows: Gold: .995 fine Silver: .999 fine Platinum: .9995 fine Palladium: .9995 fine However,…
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Next Generation Trust Services Introduces New Precious Metals IRA Program for Self-Directed Retirement Accounts

Next Generation Trust Services, an administrator of self-directed retirement plans, is enhancing its offerings with a new precious metals program for those investors who wish to include this alternative asset within their self-directed accounts. Next Generation Trust Services, an administrator of self-directed retirement plans, is enhancing its offerings with a new precious metals program for…
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Featured Article – Gold for your Golden Years

Jon Nadler is a 33-year veteran of the gold market and serves as Senior Market Analyst at Montreal-based Kitco Metals Inc. Kitco’s website, www.Kitco.com is the most frequently visited precious metals news and price information source on the Internet. Founded in 1977, Kitco Metals Inc. offers a complete line of high-quality pure gold, silver, platinum,…
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