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Karen Rands - Compassionate Capitalist Podcast

STRATA Trust Company Appears on the Compassionate Capitalist Podcast with Karen Rands

Tune in to hear our National Director of Business Development, Patrick Hagen, talk with Karen Rands on the Compassionate Capitalist podcast about how to use self-directed retirement accounts as an...

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2020 IRA Deadlines

It’s A Date! Managing Your Self-Directed IRA in 2020

Each year seems to fly by faster than the year before. Important dates and deadlines can swoosh past with little warning. To help you manage your self-directed IRA in 2020,...

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RMD Strategies

Beginning at age 72 (or 70½ if you turned 70½ on or before December 31, 20191) IRA owners are required to take annual withdrawals from their IRAs– whether they need...

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Why investing in alternative assets makes sense in a self-directed ira

Why Investing in Alternative Assets Makes Sense in a Self-Directed IRA

The bull market for stocks is now 10 years old, having bottomed out in early March of 2009 in the wake of the financial crisis. While the direction of the...

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Cost of Living Adjustments for IRA Contributions

IRA Contribution Limits for 2020

The IRS has announced the cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) that will apply to tax-qualified retirement savings plans for the 2020 tax year. In some years, the increase in the cost-of-living index...

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Inherited an IRA? Understand Your Options

Revised September 20, 2020 Because IRA owners receive tax benefits for saving in an IRA while they’re alive, the IRA tax laws require that IRA savings must be distributed after...

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