Title: Investing with a Self Directed IRA is a Growing Trend. Word Count: 211 Summary: Investing in real estate, businesses, franchises, tax liens, and more with an IRA (Individual Retirement Account) is becoming a growing trend. Keywords: ira, self directed ira Article Body: Portland, Oregon – Investing in real estate, businesses, franchises, tax liens, and more with an IRA (Individual Retirement Account) is becoming a growing trend. IRA123.com is happy to announce that BusinessFinance.com has recognized that trend and they have listed them in their Business Funding Directory which provides resources for entrepreneurs seeking financing. “Both IRA123.com and BusinessFinance.com complement each other very well,” says Robert Hubbard, Founder and CEO of IRA123.com. “We provide a simplified approach to setting up an IRA so you can invest it into your business, and BusinessFinance.com can now provide alternative funding options to entrepreneurs in need of capital.” IRA123.com turns what is typically a complex process into a simple three step process. They provide the resources and the knowledge necessary to allow anyone to setup a self directed IRA. A self directed IRA is also known as a checkbook IRA, which means your IRA funds are put into a checking account, so you can write checks for your investments. “Our goal at IRA123.com is to simplify the complex into an understandable framework. We're strong believers that once complexity is reduced, uncertainty will be minimized, and people can start to take charge of their retirement future with a Self-Directed IRA,” says Hubbard.