Alternative assets are growing in popularity as more retirement investors move away from stocks in lieu of market volatility and other major factors.
Socially responsible investing is easy with a Self-Directed IRA. You likely cannot invest in ethical companies with a Traditional IRA. You can with a SDIRA.
Review the Self-Directed IRA FAQs to gain insight on the retirement plan, including checkbook control, permitted investments and prohibited investments.
Many important self-directed IRA rules exist, but here we discuss two of the most important rules to know when using retirement funds to make an investment.