List of IRA eligible precious metals products

Setting up a precious metals IRA need not be difficult, expensive or time consuming. We are happy to assist you in filling out your account set-up forms. This can be done online over the phone quickly and easily. Your call is welcome.

The following are the most-commonly traded precious metals coins and bullion bars approved by the IRS for inclusion in retirement accounts:

GOLD

American Gold Eagle
American Buffalo
Canadian Maple Leaf
Austrian Philharmonic
Australian Nugget
(All sizes, proof and business strike)
Accredited Bars

SILVER

American Silver Eagle
Canadian Maple Leaf
Austrian Philharmonic
(one ounce, proof and business strikes)
Accredited bars
(Minimum purity of .999 fine, or 99.9%)

PLATINUM

Canadian Maple Leaf
Australian Koala
(All sizes, proof and business strikes)
Accredited bars
(Minimum purity of .9995 or 99.95%)

PALLADIUM

Accredited Bars
(Minimum purity of .9995 or 99.95%)

To enhance liquidity and narrow bid/ask spreads, stick with the items listed above. Avoid contemporary minted items not commonly traded in the marketplace.


Related: Please see “Beware proof gold and silver American Eagles including graded PF70, American Buffalos and Eagles graded MS70

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A word on USAGOLD – USAGOLD ranks among the most reputable gold companies in the United States. Founded in the 1970s and still family-owned, it is one of the oldest and most respected names in the gold industry. USAGOLD has always attracted a certain type of investor – one looking for a high degree of reliability and market insight coupled with a professional client (rather than customer) approach to precious metals ownership. We are large enough to provide the advantages of scale, but not so large that we do not have time for you. (We invite your visit to the Better Business Bureau website to review our five-star, zero-complaint record. The report includes a large number of verified customer reviews.)


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