Bitcoin Investing with an IRA

December 15, 2017

If you have social media you’ve seen the latest buzz, Cryptocurrency. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, Dash – the list grows each day. Working in the alternative asset space, we continue to get this question more often: “How do I invest my retirement funds into Bitcoin?” Today I am here to answer this question for you. I, nor our firm NuView Trust, endorse or recommends any investments; this article is for educational purposes only, invest at your own risk.

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NuView’s 2017 Holiday Client Networking Event

December 12, 2017

A sneak peak of photos from our holiday event that took place on December 7th at Kasa Restaurant downtown Orlando. We want to thank all who attended and helped make it an enjoyable night to kickoff the holidays!

 

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Real Estate Self Directed IRA Solutions

December 1, 2017

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Historically, real estate has given many Americans with a stable investment vehicle that offers both income and appreciation. One of the greatest tools available to real estate investors is the Self-Directed IRA – a government-sponsored retirement plan that allows real property investments.

Most investors believe that their only IRA(Traditional/Roth)  investment options are bank CDs, the stock market, and mutual funds.

Few Americans realize that they have the option to Self-Direct their IRAs and other retirement plans into real estate—and that they can benefit from the tax advantages those plans provide. Continue reading…

How NuView Client, Lloyd, Earned $25,000 Profit on his First IRA Investment – Tax Free!

November 30, 2017

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Our Featured Client of the month, Lloyd is a retired banker, currently a landlord and real estate investor. Lloyd started investing in real estate because he wanted control over his investment decisions and felt that real estate was a hard, tangible asset that would accomplish what he wanted. Not to mention, a less risky choice than many other investments. Lloyd first got serious about a self-directed IRA after he heard Glen Mather, the CEO of NuView Trust make a presentation at a Jacksonville Real Estate Investor’s Association meeting. Lloyd says he knew previously about self-directing through IRAs but had not seriously considered investing through an IRA until hearing the presentation and finally started looking into it.

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Leveraging your IRA to Invest in Real Estate: A Mathematical Analysis

November 28, 2017

Authored By: Greg Emmer

The benefit of having a self-directed IRA is the autonomy that the account holder has in the scope of investments he/she can take part in.  With the housing market hitting new highs every day, an increasingly popular strategy for an IRA is to invest in real estate.  That is, buying properties, renovating them, and subsequently selling the home for a nice profit.  When implementing the right acquisition strategy, an investor is certain to find several suitable purchase opportunities in today’s marketplace. Continue reading…

Alternative Investments Are Not Created Equal

November 3, 2017

Written By: Andrew Lanoie, Founder and CEO of Four Peaks Capital Partners LLC

 

These days there’s a myriad of alternative investments, which one is right for you?

Alternative investments like real estate; commodities; tangibles like gold, art, wine, and stamps; private investments; private equity and venture capital have long been utilized by investors to hedge against stock market volatility. This is because alternative investments are theoretically uncorrelated to the broader stock and bond market and therefore insulated from broad market swings.

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Diversify Investment Portfolio for Retirement: Consider Converting 401K and/or Roth IRA to Self-Directed IRA

October 31, 2017

Diversification is one of the most powerful concepts available to investors. Your retirement portfolio benefits from having a variety of holdings, including of stocks, bonds, ETFs, mutual funds, and alternative investments. Diversification aims to maximize return by investing in different areas that would each react differently to the same event. That is, some assets zig while others zag. For example, bond prices rise during recessions, periods that usually sees bearish stock markets. Most investment professionals agree that, although it does not guarantee against loss, diversification is the most important component of reaching long-range financial goals while minimizing risk.

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk – Orlando 2017

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The NuView Team joined over 50,000 walkers and runners to show their support at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Orlando 5k Run and Walk on 10/28. This event is a powerful and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor breast cancer survivors, and raise awareness about steps we can take to reduce the risk of getting breast cancer. Continue reading…

The IRS Does Not Approve IRA Investments

October 30, 2017

Written By: Bryan Ellis, CEO of SelfDirected.Org

 

The capital you’ve saved and built in your self-directed IRA is precious. For many, it’s the sum of your blood, sweat and tears over decades of a work and represents the payoff for missed little-league games, late nights at the office and more stress than anyone should have to bear.

For those reasons, job #1 of the wise self-directed investor is to protect your capital at all times. Protection first, growth second.

That’s why you might be inclined to think that you should give extra weight to anything actually approved by the IRS as an investment for your IRA… right? Continue reading…