Should bitcoin finance retirement?
A bitcoin IRA? What is the world coming to?
The cryptocurrency has become so popular—despite fears of instability, possible illegality and potential loss—that its market value is now courting $10,000, even as industry heavyweights caution investors to avoid investing in it, particularly in retirement accounts.
But not everyone is convinced that the risks of bitcoin outweigh its potential payoffs.
A Kiplinger report says that, although the wisdom of doing so is questionable, investors with self-directed IRAs actually could include bitcoin among their investments.
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