These 1 ounce Gold coins are easy to purchase over time, or buy Canadian coins in larger quantities for a discount.
Investing your Gold Canadian Maple Leaf coins in a Precious Metals IRA is a hedge against ever-volatile world economic conditions for a balanced portfolio. Saving those 1 ounce Gold coins in an IRA has a few requirements though. Before Canadian Maple Leaf Gold coins can be set aside for retirement, the IRS requires you to open a custodian account. The 1 oz Canadian Maple Leaf is one of the easiest ways to meet the high purity requirements for a Precious Metal IRA.
If physically having 1 ounce Gold coins appeals to you more than paper or stock assets, a Precious Metal IRA is a good fit for you. You can buy Gold Canadian Maple Leaf coins or you can transfer funds from an existing IRA to start a Precious Metal IRA without incurring tax penalties. Holding Canadian Maple Leaf Gold coins in an IRA gives you all the traditional benefits of an IRA but often the value of Gold holds even as the dollar and other investments falter. The 1 ounce Canadian Maple Leaf qualifies as an IRA investment because of its high Gold purity. Gold coins must be .995 fine to qualify for a Precious Metals IRA, while these Maple Leaf Canadian Mint coins are .9999 fine.