Thursday, January 23, 2020
About Us

About Us

GoldStar Trust Company is a $2B division of Happy State Bank with over 25 years of experience as a Self-Directed IRA Custodian, Trustee and Escrow/Paying Agent. GoldStar is backed by the financial strength and confidence of a Texas bank founded in 1908.

  • Established 1989
  • $2 billion in assets
  • Custodian for more than 37,500 self-directed IRAs
  • Located in Canyon, Texas
  • Trust branch of Happy State Bank

Front of GoldStar Building

Happy state bank

  • Established 1908 in Happy, Texas
  • $3 billion in assets
  • 5-star rated bank by Bauer Financial.
  • Most recent financials can be viewed at (FDIC Cert:10359)
  • A+ BBB rating
  • for more information, visit

Policies & Disclosures

meet our officers

Photo Name Position Email Me
arios Alberto Rios President Email Me
jjhonson John Johnson S.V.P. - Senior Client Services Director Email Me
JWorley Jeff Worley S.V.P. - Compliance and Risk Manager Email Me
DSchnierle Dave Schnierle S.V.P. - Escrow/Paying Agent Services Email Me
RCox Rhonda Cox V.P. - Special Projects Email Me
JSelt Jeremy Self A.V.P. - Project Development Email Me
LJohns Lara Johns Trust Officer - Training Coordinator Email Me
CMccaslin Carla McCaslin Trust Officer - New Business Email Me

FDIC NOTICE: IRA and/or Bond investments represented on this website are not FDIC-insured, are not guaranteed by GoldStar Trust Company, and involve risk including possible loss of principal. If held in a GoldStar IRA or GAMMA account, the un-invested cash portion is FDIC insured up to $250,000.