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

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October KingsCrowd Top Deal Selection

Happy Fall! In case you missed it, SEC Chair Jay Clayton told Yahoo Finance he fears that retail investors today don’t have access to the fastest-growing companies simply because most are choosing to stay private for longer. Fortunately, we here at...

Use a Self-Directed IRA to Build a Real Estate Empire

Use a Self-Directed IRA to Build a Real Estate Empire

Backed by a physical asset, real estate offers one of the lowest investment risks of any asset class coupled with high stability and  strong  ...

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Should You Buy a Self-Directed Solo 401(k)?

In order to be eligible for the Self-Directed Solo 401(k) account, you must be self-employed and have no full time employees. Further eligibility...


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A Comprehensive Guide to Understanding the Self-Directed Solo 401(k)

Historically, creating a Solo 401(k) as an investment vehicle was a complicated process — but no longer. Rocket Dollar streamlined the process of...


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Rocket Dollar Gold: Self-Directed IRA with Checkbook and Debit Card

Winning investments are often all about timing. Rocket Dollar investors can get priority funding for their investments, as well as timely customer...

Questions to ask before you buy SDIRA

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Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Self-Directed IRA

Rocket Dollar provides customers unparalleled access to a wide range of alternative investments, from real estate to private equity to...

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Best Investment Ever? Alternative Investments Carry the Day

Alternative investments are crucial for portfolio diversification — and in some cases, they may rank among the best investments you’ll ever make.


Books the Rocket Dollar Team Loves

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Books the Rocket Dollar Team Loves

We asked the Rocket Dollar team what their favorite books are and we got a myriad of answers from startup tales to applying risk assessment...


NASDAQ Congratulates Rocket Dollar In Times Square 

Rocket Dollar reached a new milestone in Q3 of 2019: customers in all 50 states and $50M assets under management, and NASDAQ recognized the milestone...


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Investing in Timber To Diversify Your Portfolio

Portfolio diversification is crucial to withstanding bear markets. Rocket Dollar investors who want to diversify their tax-deferred investment assets...

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Invest in EnrichHER Crowdfunding Platform with a Self-Directed IRA

Rocket Dollar’s latest company partnership offers investors seeking short-term tax-deferred investment options the ability to create strong social...

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Henry Yoshida Pitches at iOi Summit 2019

Henry gets on stage in front of 3,000 real estate investors to share how Rocket Dollar can change the way they invest, for the better. 

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Rocket Dollar API Launch

Today, we’re excited to announce the beta program of our Rocket Dollar Funding and Account Opening API. The API allows investment platforms,...


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Agriculture Investing with Self-Directed IRA

The current world population of 7.55 billion may be an eye-popping number, but consider this: by 2030 the global population is expected to exceed 8.6...

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How to Leverage a Retirement Account with Non-Recourse Financing

In this webinar, you will learn about Self-Directed IRAs and how to leverage a retirement account with non-recourse financing.Mark Peck, Director of...

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Tax Liens 101: Everything You Need to Know

Federal tax liens are serious business. The federal government can initiate a tax lien against your property – including real estate, personal...


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Investing in Cryptocurrency with Your Self-Directed IRA

Excited about investing in cryptocurrency and digital assets, but worried about the tax-treatment for any gains or losses? Well, you are certainly...

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Everything You Need to Know to Invest in Bonds

Investing in bonds probably won’t make your retirement portfolio grow at the same rate as an early-stage investment in the next big public tech...

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[Webinar Replay] The Ins and Outs of a Self-Directed Roth IRA

A Roth IRA can be a powerful investment tool by itself, and adding in the self-directed benefit brings it to another level. Many people who had...