ETRADE is offering up to $2,500 in bonus cash and up to 500 free trades when you open an ETRADE brokerage or retirement account with qualifying funding through December 31, 2016.
You must open a new ETRADE account and deposit or transfer qualifying funds or securities from an external bank or brokerage account within 45 days of account opening.
The cash bonus amount starts at $200 with a $25,000 deposit and goes up to $2,500 when you deposit $1,000,000 or more.
You can also qualify for up to 500 free trades when you make a $10,000 minimum deposit within 60 days.
The free trade commissions are valid 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).
How To Earn ETRADE Account Bonus Offer
1. Open your new ETRADE Securities Individual, Joint, or Retirement account by December 31, 2016.
2. To receive a cash bonus, you must fund your account within 45 days of account opening:
- $1,000,000 or more = $2,500 bonus.
- $500,000 to $999,999 = $1,200 bonus.
- $250,000 to $499,999 = $600 bonus.
- $100,000 to $249,999 = $300 bonus.
- $25,000 to $99,999 = $200 bonus.
- $10,000 to $24,999 will receive only free trades.
3. Your account will be credited with your bonus cash within 1 week of the close of the 45-day window.
4. To receive the free trade credits, you must fund your account with at least $10,000 within 60 days of account opening.
5. Maintain the new funds or securities in the account (minus any trading losses) for a minimum of 6 months to avoid surrendering the bonus credit.
Check out this Promotional Link to open your account today.
Please note that the main display text for this promotion indicates “up to $600” in bonus cash being available, but if you review the fine print, you will see that they state you can earn up to $2,500.
Free Trades for 60 Days
This offer applies only to new ETRADE accounts opened with a minimum $10,000 deposit from an external bank or brokerage account.
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 for your first 149 stock or options trades and $7.99 thereafter up to 500 stock or options trades (plus 75¢ per options contract).
Your account will then be credited for the trades within a week.
Your account must be funded within 60 days of account opening to qualify for the free trades offer.
You will not receive cash compensation for any unused free trade commissions.
ETRADE Promotional Details
New funds or securities must remain in the account (minus any trading losses) for a minimum of 6 months, or the credit may be surrendered.
There is a limit of 1 promotion per customer.
Accounts must be opened by December 31, 2016.
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Open an ETRADE investment or retirement account to earn up to $2,500 in cash rewards.