Maryalene LaPonsie

Maryalene LaPonsie

Maryalene LaPonsie has been writing about personal finance topics for more than a decade. She is a regular freelance contributor to U.S. News & World Report and Money Talks News, and her work has been featured on MSN, Yahoo News, and elsewhere on the web. She lives in West Michigan.

Articles by Maryalene LaPonsie:

01
Apr
Precious Metals IRA: How It Works and How to Get Started

A precious metal IRA may help protect against rising inflation. But before investing, be sure you understand IRS rules for these tax-advantaged accounts.

Posted in: Personal Finance,
24
Feb
Are Gold IRAs Safe?

Gold IRAs can diversify your retirement portfolio and provide inflation protection. Just make sure you follow IRS guidelines when opening a gold IRA.

Posted in: Personal Finance,
23
Feb
What Does IRA-Eligible Gold Mean?

IRA-eligible gold is gold that meets IRS standards for inclusion in a self-directed IRA. We'll explain what that means.

Posted in: Personal Finance,
11
Feb
How to Invest in Gold for Retirement

There are multiple ways to invest in gold for retirement, including opening a gold IRA, purchasing physical gold, or buying gold stocks.

Posted in: Personal Finance,