TD Ameritrade

Welcome. We’re excited to have Scottrade clients officially join TD Ameritrade. Scottrade clients may now log in with their existing Scottrade account # and password.

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Take 15 minutes and open an IRA

+ get up to $600**

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Open a TD Ameritrade IRA in 15 minutes.

There are 1,440 minutes in a day. Use 15 to open an IRA.

Open new account

Open an IRA in as little as 15 minutes* and get up to $600** when you fund your account. We make it easier with a wide array of investment products, including the largest selection of commission-free ETFs in the industry, innovative retirement tools, and investment guidance. And if you have questions, our knowledgeable representatives are here to help.

Why a TD Ameritrade IRA?

Investment choices

Diversify with a wide variety of investment products, including 300+ 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.

Investment Products

Smart tools

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.


Retirement CalculatorIRA Selection Tool

Know your fees

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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Managed portfolios

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.

Investment Management Services

Potential IRA tax benefits

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.

Should You Choose a Roth or Traditional IRA?

Objective research

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

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All your assets in one place

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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Support to match your unique financial goals

Take 15 minutes and open an IRA
+ get up to $600 cash**See details

Open new account

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