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Open a TD Ameritrade IRA in 15 minutes.

Open an IRA in 15 minutes*

  • Choose from a wide variety of investment products
  • Refine your retirement strategy with innovative tools and calculators
  • Take advantage of potential tax benefits

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Why Choose a TD Ameritrade IRA?

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Diversify with a wide variety of investment products, including commission-free ETFs, no-transaction fee mutual funds, stocks, and bonds & CDs. And with proper approval, you can trade options and futures within your IRA. We also offer annuities from respected third-parties.

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Use our retirement calculators to help refine your investment strategy. The Retirement Calculator estimates if you're on track to meet your investment goal and the IRA Selection Tool can help determine whether a Roth or Traditional IRA is right for you.


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The 401k fee analyzer tool powered by FeeX will show you how much you're currently paying in fees on your old 401k. This free tool can also help determine if rolling over your old 401k or other employer-sponsored retirement plan is right for you.


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Be as involved as you want to be with professionally managed portfolios offered by our advisory affiliate, TD Ameritrade Investment Management, LLC. Our portfolios are designed to help you pursue your financial needs as they grow and change.

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See the differences between Traditional and Roth IRAs. For example, while both offer tax-advantaged ways to invest for retirement, a Traditional IRA offers the potential for an upfront tax break, while a Roth IRA allows for tax-free withdrawals down the road.

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Get in-depth third-party research from big name providers such as Morningstar®, Market Movers by CFRA®, and On the Edge® technical analysis from Market Edge®.

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When you consolidate your accounts into a TD Ameritrade IRA, you get more out of your investments. And with our straightforward and transparent pricing, there are no hidden fees, so you keep more of your money working harder for you.


A rollover is not your only alternative when dealing with old retirement plans. Learn more about your rollover alternatives.

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ETF, and options trades

U.S. exchange-listed stocks, ETFs, and options. $0.65 per option contract*

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