Currently the only way to get a $50 sign up bonus from TradeKing is through TradeKing’s Refer a Friend program. You'll need somebody with an existing TradeKing account to send you a referral email or you can simply request a referral email by providing your email address below. It might take up to 24 hours until you receive the email after you submit your information.
In order to receive the sign up bonus you'll need to meet the following simple requirements:
- Sign up for your new TradeKing account through the link in your referral email
- Fund the account with at least $1,000 within 30 days of new account opening
- Execute one trade within 180 days after opening your account
Additional information about TradeKing:
TradeKing is one of the most highly awarded online brokers. The firm received lots of awards from financial magazines: 5-star rating in Customer Service and Trading Tools in the June 2009 Barron's Broker Survey; 5-star in Customer Service in the 2008 Barron's Brokerage Survey; overall #1 Discount Broker in 2007 and 2006, according to Barron's. In Smart Money, The Wall Street Journal and Kiplinger's magazines Annual Broker Survey for 2010 and 2011, TradeKing ranked first in Customer Service. At $4.95/trade, TradeKing has one of the most affordable trade commission fees. It does not matter how many shares you buy or sell. It’s flat $4.95 with no other hidden fees or costs. If you prefer options trading, it’s only 65 cents per contract.