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Top 10 Due Diligence Tips from Spartan Investment Group

Taking well-calculated financial risks is a key part of any business or investment strategy. But for investors, failing to recognize potential liabilities until after a transaction is closed can have disastrous ramifications. At Spartan Investment Group, we believe that due diligence is the most important part of a deal. For many investments, it's the point that determines whether... [ Read More ]

Are Health Savings Accounts Changing Health Care?

The United States currently spends more money on health care than almost any other country in the world. On average, Americans spend about 4.1 trillion dollars a year, which breaks down to over $13,000 per citizen, per year. One of the biggest issues surrounding health care is awareness. According to one survey conducted by Empower Retirement, 34% of... [ Read More ]

Navigating Choppy Waters – 7 Investing Principles

It is impossible to escape the headlines. Inflation is at a 40-year high. A recession is coming. A recession is here. What will America look like in the next year or two? However, recessions are not new for the United States. Since World War II, the US has been through 12 recessions with an average economic contraction of... [ Read More ]

Start the New Year at Quest Con Live: Forecasting 2023

Quest Trust Company is hosting their end-of-year online conference, Quest Con Live: Forecasting 2023 on Friday and Saturday, December 9th – 10th. Quest Con Live: Forecasting 2023 will be one of the best online alternative investing events held this holiday season! After a couple of unpredictable years, life is finally getting back to normal, meaning real estate investors... [ Read More ]

What are the 2023 Contribution Limits?

Another year has almost come and gone, and the temperature isn’t the only thing changing as the year comes to a close. The IRS recently announced that contribution limits for various IRAs and retirement accounts will be increasing this year, and we have all the updates! Many investors have already started planning for 2023, and you can join... [ Read More ]

How Do Retail Trends Affect Real Estate?

The real estate space is like a well-oiled machine. Just like many other industries, there are numerous factors that play a part in the overall success or failure for real estate investors. With there being so many outside influences with the ability to impact the real estate industry, it’s so important to not only be following trends in... [ Read More ]

Secrets to Legally Building Wealth Tax-Free Using Self-Directed IRAs Revealed

NEWS PROVIDED TO PR NEWSWIRE BY Quincy Long  Author H. Quincy Long spoke and signed books at Quest Expo, offering strategies for making the most of retirement accounts—before retirement—and empowering investors to create income and (re)build savings. Self-Directed IRA Secrets Revealed by H. Quincy Long provides a clear overview of alternative investment strategies that give financial investors more control over their investment choices and... [ Read More ]

Thoughts to Consider: Were the Inflation Rates Transitory?

Written by Tom Olson - Special Guest Contributor In 1980, the United States deficit was 30% of gross domestic product GDP. As of fall of 2022, it’s 122%. Why the drastic difference? Let’s think about it. In the 80’s, the government could raise rates with little to no worry about what it would do to affect the U.S. deficit.... [ Read More ]

Quest Trust Company Fees Explained- A QTC Schedule Deep Dive

All Fees Explained At Quest Trust Company our World Famous Customer Service begins and ends with our clients. So, when it comes to our fee structure we want to keep it simple and transparent. Also, every dollar you spend on a Quest Trust fee goes back into making sure your self-directed IRA experience with us is the best... [ Read More ]