Easily Add Precious Metals to Your IRA

A quick summary of the steps we’ll help you complete


Verify or Create Your IRA

The IRS requires precious metals to be added to a self-directed IRA. Our first step will involve confirming your existing IRA qualifies, or opening a new IRA that does.


Purchase Gold Bullion

Next, we will determine together what type and quantity you should purchase based on your needs and investment goals.


Deposit Your Bullion with a Custodian

An IRS-approved custodian bank must hold gold added to an IRA. Blanchard has a longstanding relationship with GoldStar Trust Company, but we’ll gladly help you get set up with any IRS-approved custodial institution you choose.