Alternative IRA Services (“AIS”) dba BitcoinIRA.com is a platform that connects consumers to qualified custodians, digital wallets and cryptocurrency exchanges. The company is not a custodian, is not a digital wallet and is not an exchange.
Self-directed financial opportunities processed through AIS have not been endorsed by the IRS or any government or regulatory agency. The IRS does not review, approve, or endorse any investments, including Bitcoins or precious metals in an IRA.
AIS facilitates the self-directed transfer from an existing IRA to BitGo Trust Company. BitGo Trust Company is a non-fiduciary trust company, registered and regulated in the state of South Dakota as a non-depository trust company. BitGo Trust Company is a passive, non-discretionary custodian that does not provide, promote, endorse, or sell investment products.
AIS will attempt, but cannot guarantee, customers will receive tokens derived from “hard forks.”
AIS offers a $1 Million Consumer Protection insurance policy that covers consumers on the transactional side from any internal cases of fraud or theft. AIS is not FDIC-insured and is not a bank.
AIS is not an investment adviser. Information contained on this website is for educational purposes only and is not tailored for any individual investor. It should not be relied upon as financial or investment advice. We encourage you to consult a financial adviser or investment professional to determine whether an investment using the AIS platform makes sense for you.
CRYPTOCURRENCIES ARE VERY SPECULATIVE INVESTMENTS AND INVOLVE A HIGH DEGREE OF RISK. INVESTORS MUST HAVE THE FINANCIAL ABILITY, SOPHISTICATION/EXPERIENCE AND WILLINGNESS TO BEAR THE RISKS OF AN INVESTMENT, AND A POTENTIAL TOTAL LOSS OF THEIR INVESTMENT. PRECIOUS METALS SHOULD BE CONSIDERED A LONG-TERM INVESTMENT. CUSTOMERS SHOULD BE PREPARED TO HOLD ANY PRECIOUS METALS FOR UP TO TEN YEARS TO MAXIMIZE GAINS. See Risk Disclosures..