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The Rocket Dollar Guide to Self-Directed Retirement Plans
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Thomas Young

Co-Founder & CMO Thomas Young is a marketing professional with years of experience in the start-up community.

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5 Tips for Investing in Precious Metals with an SDIRA

Portfolio diversification is one of the most crucial elements to help your retirement investments withstand cyclical economic downturns and bearish stock market conditions. Investing in precious metals such as gold, silver, and similar global commodities...

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How to Use Retirement Funds for Long-Term Alternative Investments

Patience is a key tenet of any solid investment strategy. The frothy days of a plus-25,000 Dow Jones Industrial Average has prompted many casual investors to rush in from the sidelines and make heavy investments in the bull market, but the euphoria...

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3 Do’s and Don’ts of Self-Directed Solo 401(k) Compliance

As the deadline to file 2018 taxes looms ever closer, it’s important we take a step back and re-examine some of the rules governing self-directed individual retirement accounts to ensure Rocket Dollar account holders are in full compliance with all...

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Henry Yoshida on the value of alternative investments in IRAs

Henry Yoshida, founder of Rocket Dollar, joins Mike Langford to discuss the value of providing clients with an easy mechanism for investing in alternative investments within tax-advantaged accounts such as IRAs and Roth IRAs.

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Time Is Running Out: 4 Reasons Why You Should Open a Self-Directed Solo 401(k) Before The End Of 2018

There’s an old Chinese proverb that says the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.The same can be said for establishing a retirement account. And although 2018 is nearing an end, for many, the tax burden is still...

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Our Commitment To Your Security: Rocket Dollar Is SOC 2 Type 1 Compliant

We are proud to announce that Rocket Dollar is now SOC 2 Type 1 compliant. At Rocket Dollar, the online security of our customers' information is our first priority. We take the trust of our customers seriously and have undertaken a SOC audit to ensure...

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#1 Savings Hack All Self-Employed People Need To Know

Working for yourself has some incredible benefits — freedom from early-morning alarms, rigid work schedules, boring daily routines and stifling corporate culture. For many people, self-employment is the ultimate expression of independence, self-worth and...

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Why Financial Advisers are Bullish on Alternative Investments

Historic investment strategies are changing, with investments in non-traditional assets, illiquid assets and other alternatives on the rise.The traditional “60/40” mix of public equities and fixed income assets is predicted to generate just half its...