What is the fastest way to open an account?

Opening an account online┬áis the fastest way to open and fund an account. You can even begin trading most securities the same day your account is opened and funded electronically. You may also speak with a New Client consultant at 800-454-9272. We’re here 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

How do I transfer my account from another firm to TD Ameritrade?

  • Open your account using the online application.
  • Once your account is open, you can log in and complete a transfer using the External Account Transfer Wizard.
  • The name(s)/title on the account being transferred must match the name(s)/title on the receiving TD Ameritrade account.
  • After your transfer is complete, you can add or remove account owners on your TD Ameritrade account. You can also establish other TD Ameritrade accounts with different titles, and you can transfer money between those accounts.