American Gold Eagle coins are the most widely-circulated and recognized gold bullion coins in the world. Additionally, the metal content of each authentic American Gold Eagle – as well as their silver, platinum and palladium counterpoints – is guaranteed by the full faith and credit of the United States.
Prior to the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997, Congress forbid the use of almost all types of precious metals in IRAs. The only precious metals Americans were allowed to own directly within IRA accounts were U.S.-minted American Eagle gold and silver coins.
Augusta Precious Metals (APM) is a Beverly Hills, California based gold IRA firm founded in 2012. In this Augusta review, we dive into the company’s history, online ratings, client complaints, reviews, fees, and more. Let’s get started.
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