Learn more about a Roth IRA

What is a Roth IRA?

A Roth IRA offers individuals the ability to contribute funds that are not tax deductible. In addition, qualified distributions are generally tax free. For a distribution to be considered qualified the Roth IRA must have been opened at least five years and the account holder must be either 59 1/2 of age, disabled, deceased or purchasing a first home. The contribution limit for both 2013 and 2014 is $5,500.

To learn more about a Roth IRA and your eligibility please see the IRS website

How do I open a Roth IRA?

Opening a Roth IRA is easy.

New Customers

Visit www.tradeking.com and click the "Open an Account" button. Applications are typically reviewed within minutes. You will receive an e-mail once the application has been processed.

Existing Customers

Simply log into your account, then navigate to Client Services > Open an Account. This will ensure your Roth IRA account is linked to your current Username.

What are the benefits to a TradeKing Roth IRA?

Open a TradeKing Roth IRA and take advantage of our low commissions at just $4.95 per equity trade. Option trades are only $4.95, plus $.65 per contract*. Access our free suite of tools, including TradeKing Live1, our streaming trading platform that allows you to manage your portfolio in real-time.

You may choose to trade basic option strategies, stocks, and more with your TradeKing Roth IRA. Have questions? Give our #1-ranked customer service team** a call at 877-495-5464, or contact us by e-mail, live chat, Facebook, or Twitter. We’re here to help.

Interested in learning more about other IRA accounts? Check out the links below for more information:

Traditional IRA
Rollover IRA
Rolling over a 401(k)
SEP IRA
SIMPLE IRA

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