Precious Metals IRA

We provide storage for Self Directed IRAs. Please contact a Self Directed IRA Custodian or we can refer you to one. To start the process, individuals will need to establish an account with a Self Directed IRA Custodian. Individuals can then choose from a list of approved Precious Metals Products.



To qualify for an IRA, the precious metal products must meet certain requirements. For example there are minimum fineness requirements established by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service as follows:

Gold: .995+ Silver: .999+ Platinum: .9995+ Palladium: .9995+

For bars, certain Comex approved Refiners or Hallmarks are eligible in IRA’s. Click here to see the list.

Examples of popular products held in IRAs are:


  • American Eagle Gold Coins

  • Australian Kangaroo/Nugget Coins

  • Austrian Philharmonic Coins

  • Canadian Maple Leaf Gold Coins

  • Chinese Gold Panda Coins

  • Proof American Eagle Coins

  • American Buffalo Bullion Gold Coins

  • Credit Suisse/PAMP Suisse/Royal Canadian Mint Gold Bars / various Gold Rounds and Bars .995


  • American Eagle Silver Coins

  • Australian Koala Silver Coins

  • Austrian Vienna Philharmonic Coins

  • Australian Kookaburra Coins

  • Canadian Maple Leaf Silver Coins

  • Mexican Libertad Silver Bullion Coins

  • Chinese Silver Panda Coins

  • Proof American Eagle Silver Coins

  • Various Silver Rounds and Bars .999



  • American Eagle Platinum Coins

  • Proof American Eagle Platinum Coins

  • Australian Platinum Koala Coins

  • Canadian Platinum Maple Leaf Coins

  • Isle of Man Noble Platinum Coins

  • Various Platinum Bars and Rounds .9995


  • Canadian Palladium Maple Leaf Coins

  • Various Palladium Bars and Rounds .9995

Ineligible Precious Metals for IRA

Collectible coins or rare coins, including graded or certified coins, are not eligible for a Precious Metal IRA. The following is a list of precious metals that may not be included in a Precious Metal IRA.

  • Austrian Corona

  • U.S. Buffalo Proof

  • British Britannia

  • Belgian 20 Franc

  • Chilean 100 Peso

  • Dutch 10 Guilder

  • French 20 Franc

  • Hungarian 100 Korona

  • Italian 20 Lira

  • U.S. Liberty

  • Mexican 50 Peso

  • South African Krugerrand

  • Swiss 20 Franc

  • Collectible Coins or Rare Coins