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Investment Options

More investment options. More control.

STRATA Trust Company allows a wide array of traditional, nontraditional and alternative investment options not found in conventional IRAs. With so many investment options to choose from, you finally have the flexibility to build a powerful investment strategy — where you call the shots.

When it comes to your retirement — you have plenty of options.

When you look beyond traditional investments, it’s easy to see the vast number of opportunities a self-directed IRA offers a motivated, independent investor.

Real Estate

Use your knowledge of the real estate market to invest in commercial property, raw land and even apartment buildings and condominiums.

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Gold & Precious Metals

Invest in IRA-permissible gold, silver, platinum or palladium coins and bullion to help bring balance and diversity to your retirement portfolio.

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Fund an investment you believe in, from marketplace lending to private equity, and use the power of crowdfunding to apply your return toward your retirement.

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Private Equity

Invest in companies that aren’t publicly traded on the stock exchange, like start-ups or existing entities, including real estate ventures.

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Private Debt

Invest in debt that’s incurred by companies and corporations or real estate-backed debt such as trust deeds or mortgage notes.

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Structured Settlements

Structured settlements and secondary market annuities make popular investment alternatives to CDs and government bonds.

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Public Investments

Round out your portfolio with traditional investments, like publicly traded stocks, bonds or mutual funds within an IRA-owned brokerage account, or invest in publicly registered, non-traded LPs, LLCs and other investments.

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Contact a self-directed IRA professional.

Choosing an investment for a self-directed IRA is a major decision. If this is your first time dealing with nontraditional investments or your first self-directed IRA, it’s important to do your research before directing an investment. As IRA custodians we can’t legally advise you on which investments would be better for your portfolio or more profitable, but we can help you with everything else.

In addition, it’s important to adhere to the federal regulations regarding IRA-banned investments. As experienced IRA custodians, we can provide you with the resources you need to help you successfully purchase, maintain or sell your investments. So if you have a question or concern, feel free to give us a call.

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