Gold Types in an IRA

The gold that can be held in your IRA is strictly regulated by the US government and the following coins/bars are those allowed within your Gold IRA and/or gold IRA rollover account.

NOTE: Coins, even American Eagles, that have gone through ‘certification’ are not allowed with a Gold backed IRA.

American Eagle

American Buffalo

Canadian Maple Leaf

Australian Nugget

Austrian Philharmonic


Credit Suisse Gold Bar


Pamp Suisse Gold Bar


Bars and rounds produced by manufacturers accredited by Nymex/Comex, LME, LBMA, NYSE/Liffe/CBOT, and ISE-9000 or a national mint. The minimum finenesses for bars are:

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

 List of Gold not to Include in Your Gold IRA

  • Mint State 69 & 70 American Eagles
  • Mint State 69 & 70 Gold Buffalos
  • Proof 69 & 70 American Eagles
  • Proof 69 & 70 Gold Buffalos
  • Fractional American Gold Eagles and Gold Buffalos

We Recommend REGAL ASSETS for Your Gold Investments


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  • No IRA fee for the first year and then one small flat fee for subsequent years. (Investments of $10,000+)
  • 7 day delivery on any gold investment purchases.
  • Gold buy-back policy. And they buy back gold at market rates which a lot of other companies don’t do.
  • Very patient, courteous & professional on the phone.
  • FREE portfolio analysis