IRA Investing

Today, one of the most popular ways to invest in bullion products is through a self-direct IRA.  There are several custodians that can help you in this process.  I recommend deciding on your Bullion distributor prior to choosing your IRA custodian since they are likely to have a preference of a particular process, which shall make your IRA process much better.

IRA Acceptable Products:


  • American Eagle Coins
  • Australian Kangeroo/Nugget Coins
  • Austrian Philharmonic Coins
  • Canadian Maple Leaf Coins
  • Credit Suisse –Pamp Suise Bars
  • U.s. Buffalo Gold
  • Bars and Rounds referenced below *


  • American Eagle Coins
  • Australian Kookaburra Coins
  • Austrian Vienna Philharmonic coins
  • Canadian Maple Coins
  • Mexican Libertad Coins
  • Bars and Rounds referenced below*


  • Australian Koala Coins
  • Canadian Maple Leaf Coins
  • Isle Of Man Noble Coins
  • Bars and Rounds referenced below*


  • Bars and Rounds referenced below*

*Bars and Rounds produced by manufacturers accredited by NYMEX/COMEX, LME, LBMA, NYSE, LIFFE/CBOT, and ISO-9000 or a national mint.  The minimum fineness for bars and rounds are:

Gold .995+

Silver .999+

Platinum .9995+

Palladium .9995+

Unacceptable Metals Include:

  • Austrian 100,20 and 10 Corona
  • Belgian 20 Franc
  • British Britannia
  • Chilean 100 Peso
  • Colombian 5 Peso
  • British Sovereign
  • Dutch 10 Guilder
  • French 20 Franc
  • Hungarian 100 Korona
  • Italian 20 Lira
  • Mexican 50,20,10,5,2.5, and 2 peso
  • Rare or Collectible Coins
  • South African Krugerrand
  • Swiss 20 Franc