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Etrade New Account Promotion Bonus
Trade free for 60 days + get up to $600.
Etrade Promotion Details
Offer valid for one new E*TRADE Securities Individual, Joint or Retirement account opened by 12/31/2015 and funded within 60 days of account opening with at least $10,000. Other restrictions may apply.
You will receive up to 500 free trade commissions for each stock or options trade executed within 60 days of the deposited funds being made available for investment in the new account (excluding options contract fees). You will pay $9.99 up to 500 stock or options trades (plus 75¢ per options contract). Your account will be credited for trades within a week. Account must be funded within 60 days of account open.
Credits for cash or securities will be made based on deposits or transfers of new funds or securities from external accounts made within 45 days of account open, as follows: $1,000,000 or more will receive $2,500, $500,000 - $999,999 will receive $1,200; $250,000 - $499,999 will receive $600; $100,000-$249,999 will receive $300; $25,000-$99,999 will receive $200. Your account will be credited within one week of the close of the 45-day window.
You will not receive cash compensation for any unused free trade commissions. Excludes current E*TRADE Financial Corporation associates, and non-U.S. residents. This offer is not valid for Unincorporated Organization or E*TRADE Bank accounts. New funds or securities must remain in the account (minus any trading losses) for a minimum of six months or the credit may be surrendered. One promotion per customer. E*TRADE Securities reserves the right to terminate this offer at any time. Consult your tax professional regarding limits on depositing and rolling over qualified assets.
Etrade New IRA Promotion Bonus
Open an IRA at Etrade securities and get up to $600.
Etrade IRA Promotion Details
Credits for deposits of new funds or securities from accounts outside of E*TRADE will be made as follows: deposits over $250,000 receive $600; deposits between $100,000 and $249,999 receive $300; deposits between $25,000 and $99,999 receive $100. This offer is valid for new or existing IRAs (limited to Rollover IRAs, Traditional IRAs and Roth IRAs), and excludes E*TRADE Securities and Bank accounts. Deposits of new funds or securities from existing E*TRADE Bank and E*TRADE Securities accounts are not eligible for this offer. New funds or securities must be deposited or transferred within 45 days of new account opening or enrollment in offer, and must be from accounts outside of E*TRADE Bank and E*TRADE Securities. One account promotion per customer. Promotion is limited to one account per User ID and is not valid with any other offers. Deposits must be made into a new or existing IRA account to qualify for credit. E*TRADE Financial Corporation associates, and non-U.S. residents not eligible. New funds or securities must remain in the account (minus any trading losses) for a minimum of six months or the credit may be surrendered. The credit will be made to your account within 8 weeks of account funding.
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Etrade Account Commissions
|Stocks and ETFs|| $9.99 ($7.99 if making 150+ trades per quarter)|
|Stocks and ETFs broker assisted|| $34.99|
|Options|| $9.99 + $0.75 per contract ($7.99 + $0.75 if making 150+ trades per quarter)|
|Mutual funds|| $19.99 |
|Futures contracts|| $2.99 per contract, per side + fees|
|Fixed Income||markup or markdown and any transaction fee will be included in the price quoted|
|Forex|| No commissions. Etrade receives compensation through the bid/ask spread.|
|Bonds||$1 per bond (minimum $10, maximum $250) for online secondary market trades. Includes Agency bonds, Corporate bonds, Municipal bonds, Brokered CDs, Pass-thrus, CMOs, Asset Backed Securities.|
|Investments|| stocks, bonds, mutual funds, futures, forex, fixed income, options, ETFs|
|Etrade minimum deposit to open account|| $500 for non-retirement cash account, $0 for retirement cash account, $2,000 for margin account|
This article was updated on 1/2/2015.