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A SIMPLE IRA can be a great retirement plan for small- to mid-sized businesses. With limited employee matching and minimal start up paperwork, this type of individual retirement account is a solid option for companies that want an easy and affordable way to increase employee satisfaction and loyalty by offering retirement benefits.


Are you a small business owner or self-employed individual looking for a retirement plan with excellent tax advantages and high earning potential? Visit our updated SEP IRA page to learn more about self-directed SEP IRA retirement accounts.

Roth IRA vs Traditional IRA

Wondering if you should be investing in a self-directed Roth IRA instead of a Traditional IRA? Our newly updated Roth IRA information page will answer many of your questions.

Traditional IRA

We have just updated our Traditional IRA page! Find out how a CamaPlan Traditional IRA is anything but traditional when it comes to investment options and high-yield growth potential.

Real Estate is Hot For IRA Investments

Real estate has more than stabilized and the watch is on for residential properties. Prices are increasing for the first time in years, and the foreign influence in real estate purchases has buoyed the market. The residential rebound is a predictor that growth in the commercial market is not far behind. The decreasing value of the dollar in the past read more >

IRS Giving IRA Holders a Chance to Catch Up

The IRS is giving holders of IRA accounts a chance to catch up by increasing the 2013 IRA contribution limits on tax-deferred and tax-free accounts. The increased contribution limit for both Traditional and Roth IRAs is the first increase since 2008, and it comes at an ideal time for workers concerned about potentially higher payroll taxes. Coupled with the higher read more >

Ways to Invest in Gold & Silver

Gold and silver have been a store of wealth and have served as the foundation of monetary systems for centuries. Gold and silver fabricated into coin form has been trusted and used as sound money by virtually all nations at some point. Investing in gold and silver is not complicated and actually offers you a very liquid and transparent market. read more >

Why Vault Gold in Your IRA?

1. Ease, speed, and convenience – Your team is established and procedures and documentation are simplified. Coordination is streamlined by prior agreements established with your IRA administrator (CamaPlan), your precious metals dealer (Neptune Global Holdings) and the depository (Diamond State Depository). The agreements were designed to relieve the pressure, worries, hassles, mountains of paperwork, and most importantly your time, to read more >

Turning Your IRA Into a Mini-Bank

Many IRA owners are turning to private lending as a way to increase returns and provide a secure financial future, and they are using their IRAs for the tax advantages associated with them. View the Private Lending Checklist for and an understanding of what is mandatory for anyone considering this investment.

Why private lending now?

The economic times, uncertainty in read more >

Am I Eligible For a Roth IRA…And Should I Have One?

Reasons for a Roth IRA

Tax Rate Question Eliminated
No RMD’s
Tax Free Income & Profit For LIFE
Contributions – Immediate Access Anytime*
Outlives You For Over 100 Years!
Contributions Allowed after 70.5 Years Old

*Does not necessarily cover conversions, 5 year rule may apply


Roth Contribution Eligibility

Annual Regular Roth IRA Contributions Based on Modified Adjusted Gross Income

The maximum 2012 annual regular contribution limit per individual read more >