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Mr. Smith’s American Gold Eagles: A Precious Metals IRA Success Story

The Entrust Group

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

Mr. Smith recently retired from a major airline where he was a pilot for 35 years. To protect his lifelong retirement savings and diversify his portfolio, Mr. Smith began looking into holding physical precious metals within his IRA. Holding individual American Gold Eagle coins is an appealing  option to Mr. Smith because he plans to take the coins in-kind as a distribution from his IRA.

Topics: Precious Metals
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The Most Common Questions Asked About Precious Metals —Answered!

The Entrust Group

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes 40 seconds

Understanding how a Precious Metals IRA works doesn't always come naturally to every investor. That's why we collected the most frequently asked questions about precious metals investing including: purchasing, funding and storing your precious metals. If you are considering precious metals as your next investment, or if you have been pondering some questions about how it all works, you may want to continue reading. Here are the questions and answered we collected:

Topics: Precious Metals
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Due Diligence Makes Precious Metals Investments Shine Brighter

The Entrust Group

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes 40 seconds

Like any investment, precious metals are subject to the laws of supply and demand. But they have some particular characteristics that make them desirable to many investors. Take gold, for example. It has long been considered the most effective safe haven investment. While most of the gold ever mined still exists in the form of bullion and jewelry, silver, platinum, and palladium have industrial uses, which influences market demand, and thus, their investment value.

Topics: Precious Metals
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Invest in Your Own Pot of Gold: Gold IRA Basics

The Entrust Group

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes

If you’re lucky enough to catch a leprechaun on St. Patrick’s Day and ask him where his pot of gold is, he’ll have to tell you. That’s because, as is well known, leprechauns cannot lie. But leprechauns are wily, solitary fellows who know how to stay safe from prying eyes and questions. So, on the off chance that you don’t come across a leprechaun, we thought we’d let you know about another way to create your own pot of gold: a self-directed Gold IRA.

Topics: Precious Metals
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What Coins Can I Hold in My Self-Directed IRA?

The Entrust Group

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

Self-directed IRAs can invest in alternative investments, such as gold and other precious metals. These types of accounts are commonly known as Gold IRAs or Precious Metals IRAs, often popular due to the protection they offer against inflation and market volatility. This article describes the coins that are available to retirement investors through a Gold IRA or Precious Metals IRA. These coins are available through most precious metals dealers.

Topics: Precious Metals, Alternative IRA Investments, Plan Resources
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