EINs for Self-Directed IRAs

What is an EIN and, more importantly, as an investor, do I need one for MY Self-Directed IRA? EINs, or Employer Identification Numbers, are issued by the IRS for the…

Changes From the Market Crash of 2008

Sideline Money – Americans are not so quick to jump into the stock market. Millionaires now place a higher priority on growth than wealth preservation, which is a reversal from last…

Top Seven Reasons to Sell a Life Insurance Policy

1. As part of a change in estate planning or investment objection.2. To pay for healthcare costs for themselves or someone in their family.3. To fund a more cost-effective life insurance…

Enjoy the Tax Benefits of an HSA

A health savings account (HSA) coupled with a High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) is a powerful tool for securing your future. Learn more about the many tax benefits of HSAs on…

A Mission for Manna: CamaPlan Uses Social Media to Raise Money for Soup Kitchen

Manna on Main Street’s Florence Nightingale Challenge kicked off May 1st, with self-directed IRA administrator CamaPlan participating with other local businesses. The Challenge is a friendly competition fundraiser that strives…

Protecting Your Retirement Assets In a Self-Directed IRA

Protecting your retirement assets is an essential aspect of planning for the future. CamaPlan provides individual investors with the education and support they need to diversify their self-directed IRA plans…

Investing in Real Estate With a Self-Directed IRA

Investing in real estate is one of the most popular ways to grow wealth in a self-directed IRA. There are numerous ways in which to invest in property, mortgages, tax…

White House Budget Would Limit Retirement Savings

The President’s budget proposal has caused great concern among retirement advisers and individuals. The budget the White House has put forth recommends strict new IRA limits that would dictate how…

Stock Market Not the Only Game in Town

The stock market’s recent gains are big news right now, but savvy investors know that stocks, bonds, and mutual funds are not the only game in town when it comes…

Scarcity of Bank Lending Drives the Private Lending Market

Although the economy has shown some signs of improvement, there continues to be a scarcity of bank lending. Many entrepreneurs and businesses seeking capital are turning to private lenders, who…