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Investment Freedom Starts Here

With an Equity Trust self-directed account, you are in control. We provide our clients with the tools and technology they need to invest in traditional investments and alternative investments… all in one place.

Best Overall Self-Directed IRA Custodian 2022

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Let’s talk about your financial future.

Schedule a one-on-one session with an expert alternative investment counselor. We’re here to answer any questions, help guide you through the process, and provide more detailed information and education specific to your journey.

We respect your privacy and will not use the information you provide for any other purpose.

Getting Started is Easy

It’s as simple as 1-2-3. Open and fund your new account, then start investing in the almost-endless possibilities.

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Open a Retirement or Savings Account

2

Fund your Tax-Advantaged Account

3

Make your Self-Directed Investments

Announcing an Easier Way to Find Investments

It’s now easier than ever to find the most in-demand investment opportunities for your self-directed account. Introducing Investment District, where you can browse and choose from high-end platforms and providers in the cryptocurrency, lending, precious metals, private equity/crowdfunding, and turnkey real estate asset classes.

Locate an Investment Opportunity

Meet Equity Trust: A Leader in Self-Directed IRAs

Discover why clients from all 50 states have entrusted us to be the custodian of more than 213,000 accounts holding over $34 billion in retirement assets.**

45+ Years in Financial Services

Our experience and track record of excellence are unmatched in the industry.

Nearly 400 Associates

Our knowledgeable, client-focused associates are here to provide dedicated, personalized service.

213,000+ Accounts

Clients rely on us to fulfill the custodial and administrative duties required for each type of investment account they hold.

1 Million+ Transactions Per Year

Our size, expertise, and technology help us ensure we’re there when you need us most.

$34 Billion Assets Under Custodian

Clients from all 50 states have entrusted us to be their self-directed account custodian.

45+ Years in Financial Services

Our experience and track record of excellence are unmatched in the industry.

Nearly 400 Associates

Our knowledgeable, client-focused associates are here to provide dedicated, personalized service.

213,000+ Accounts

Clients rely on us to fulfill the custodial and administrative duties required for each type of investment account they hold.

1 Million+ Transactions Per Year

Our size, expertise, and technology help us ensure we’re there when you need us most.

$34 Billion Assets Under Custodian

Clients from all 50 states have entrusted us to be their self-directed account custodian.

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Simple and easy.

I decided to sell a property in my account. So very easy. I sent the info to them and the buyer’s attorney. three weeks later I had my money in my account and two weeks later I had the original deed and other paperwork for my files. Simple and easy.

Barbara N. | 5-star BBB Review 11/14/20

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Opened my Roth IRA.

I opened my Roth IRA account with ETC in 2012 and love their service and website processing. They are true professionals.

Stephen H. | 5-star Google Review 10/24/20

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First real estate purchase.

Recently opened an account and made my first real estate purchase. Both transactions were flawlessly executed. Highly recommend.

Charles G. | 5-star Google Review 11/20/20

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Our knowledgeable IRA counselors can answer your questions and share insight and education about our self-directed accounts and what options may be best for you.

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