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Learn how self-directed
IRAs work

Why Choose Directed IRA?

Regulated financial institution led by top industry professionals.

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Why Work With
Directed IRA?

Founded by two leading tax attorneys
in the self-directed retirement industry.

Licensed Financial Institution

Directed Trust Company is a Arizona Trust Company licensed by the AZDFI, License No TC-0947181

  • Processed over half a billion in client transactions
  • Service thousands of clients accounts
  • Annual examination by AZDFI bank examiners

Annual audit by RSM CPA Firm

RSM is the 5th largest CPA firm in the country. An annual examination by the Arizona Department of Financial Institutions. Not all of our competitors are licensed, regulated, and audited

Member American Bankers Association

We are a member of the American Bankers Association. All uninvested customer cash is deposited with FDIC insured banks.

Founded by professionals

Take Control of Your Retirementâ„¢. We have a Competitive Fee Schedule with a low annual fee of $295 and zero annual fees based on assets or size of your account.

Accounts can be set-up fully online in as little as five minutes

Mat Sorensen
Attorney & CEO

Mark J. Kohler
Attorney, CPA & CFO

What Our Customers
Are Saying

We are the highest-rated for customer service in
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We Wrote the Book
On Self-Directed IRAs

The Self-Directed IRA Handbook by our Founder and CEO Mat Sorensen is the most widely used book in the self-directed IRA industry and has sold over 25,000 copies. It was first released in 2013 and has over 100 legal citations. The second edition was released in 2018. It is an authoritative guide for investors and their advisors and is used by financial institutions and has been used by associations for training and education. Mat has also been published, cited, or quoted by major media including the Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur (where he is a VIP Contributor), Forbes, Yahoo Finance, and The Guardian.