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My scenario is this: opening a Roth IRA with only $1000. From what I have been reading online it appears that safekeeping fees would almost eat up any gains I could possibly hope to make.

... here is some information on "safekeeping fees" ... a major ripoff!

... if you want to have a self directed IRA acct for stock purchases, check /w any of the major brokerages .. ETrade, TDAmeritrade, Interactive Brokers etc. These brokers have varying fees and commissions but none of them stoop to the "safekeeping" fee nonsense...
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