Welcome to Preferred Trust Company, a Texas Precious Metals company partner. You have been brought to this page because you would like to fund your investment at Texas Precious Metals with qualified funds. To get started you will need to open a Self-Directed IRA to make your investment. There are a few options for you listed below. Keep in mind you must fund your account with Preferred Trust Company by transferring qualified funds from either a previous 401k (not currently employed), and/or a current IRA held at a traditional bank/broker. i.e. TD Ameritrade, Fidelity, Schwab, E-Trade etc.