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21st Century Diversification: A guide to investing retirement funds.

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Understanding UDFI & UBIT

Did you know that in certain situations, your Self-Directed IRA can incur taxes? While you might be wondering how a retirement account can generate taxable income, it’s important to understand the underlying concepts and the impact they may have in...

Subscription-Based, All-You-Can-Invest Pricing for Self-Directed IRAs

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Subscription-Based, All-You-Can-Invest Pricing for Self-Directed IRAs

From Netflix to Blue Apron to that nominal $.99 charge for additional iCloud storage, subscription-based services have become a common way for...

kickfurther

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Partner Spotlight: Kickfurther

Investing in inventory was completely new to me. After meeting David Koifman and the Kickfurther team back in 2018, I finally got started in the...

Investment Trends to Watch Out for Post-COVID

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Investment Trends to Watch Out for Post-COVID

The coronavirus pandemic has led to an incredibly turbulent time for investors. The initial crash once major world economies shut down was a dramatic...

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Partner Spotlight: Aave

Hands down one of the coolest digital asset apps out there, Aave brings the power of Decentralized Finance or “DeFi” to life for Rocket Dollar...

Minerals are now perceived as a core asset that can be considered for a portfolio for qualified investors seeking a right to proven oil and gas reserves.

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The Eckard Land & Acquisition: Philosophy of Investing in Minerals Rights

Troy Eckard, the brains behind Eckard Land & Acquisition (ELA), is fueled with over three decades of energy expertise, tangible asset investing, and...

The Power Of Tax Deferral

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The Power Of Tax Deferral

Today I want to talk about a concept specific to the placement of your investment accounts. By placement, I mean whether you own your investments...

Roth Case Study

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Roth Case Study

One of the most common questions we get surrounding IRA contributions is whether they should be Roth or Traditional contributions. While everybody...

Carofin | Rocket Dollar

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Carofin & Rocket Dollar Discuss Responding to Changing Markets

Bruce Roberts from Carofin joins our very own Mark Peck to discuss the changing investment landscape around the recent market turmoil.

Job Transition? Don't Forget to Roll Over Your 401(k)!

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Job Transition? Don't Forget to Roll Over Your 401(k)!

Making a transition from one job to the next, or being between jobs can be one of the most eventful changes a person can go through. It can be a time...

FarmTogether X Rocket Dollar

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FarmTogether X Rocket Dollar

As communities and economies are tested across the globe, examining natural resources and food production is paramount. The team at FarmTogether can...

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The Secure Act: What It Means for Your Retirement Account

On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act was signed into law. The bill includes provisions intended to provide...

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Information Regarding Covid-19 and Your Rocket Dollar Account

We are currently living through some of the toughest times many of us have experienced. We have a responsibility to be conscious of those around us,...

How Are Cryptocurrencies Taxed?

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How Is Cryptocurrency Taxed?

While the world of cryptocurrencies has exploded in recent years, taxes continue to be a headache for many investors. As governments pay closer...

FORBES + ROCKET DOLLAR:  Did you know Henry writes for Forbes?

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Did you know Henry, CFP® writes for Forbes?

Henry Yoshida, CFP®, our CEO at Rocket Dollar, which helps Americans unlock retirement funds with Self-Directed IRAs and Solo 401(k) plans, writes...

Investing Locally With a Self-Directed Account: How to Invest in a Taco Truck Small Business With Your Rocket Dollar IRA

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Investing Locally With a Self-Directed Account: How to Invest in a Taco Truck Small Business With Your Rocket Dollar IRA

Investing in your community is a great way to have a positive impact on your local business environment, and also a great way to make investments...

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Just Land Your Dream Job? Don't Forget Your Old 401(k)

Few situations in life are more stressful than a job loss, and chances are if you find yourself in this situation, your 401(k) account is the last...

Rocket Dollar Self-Directed Accounts: Win-Win for Investor Relations

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Rocket Dollar Self-Directed Accounts: Win-Win for Investor Relations

When competing for investor dollars, merely offering a healthy return is not always enough to keep investors happy. Keeping investors engaged with...

Small Business Investing with Self-Directed IRA | Rocket Dollar

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Playing the Long Game: Equity Investing In a Small Business

Small business investing can be a fantastic way to diversify your investment portfolio while investing in businesses that you care about, or visit...