Roth IRAs are a popular way to save for retirement in a tax-advantaged fashion. Unlike a 401(k), you can open an account at any provider of your choice.
To help you with the options out there, we’ve reviewed more than 40 online brokers and advisors to find the best Roth IRA providers. Here are our top picks:
|Provider||Our Rating||Commissions & Fees||Offer|
|TD Ameritrade||Stock trades: $9.99||Trade free for 60 days with a deposit of $3,000 or more||Get Started|
|OptionsHouse||Stock trades: $4.95||100 commission-free trades in first 60 days||Get Started|
|Wealthfront||Annual management fee: first $10,000 managed for free, 0.25% of assets above $10,000||For NerdWallet users: Get an extra $5,000 managed for free ($15,000 total)||Get Started|
|E*TRADE||Stock trades: $9.99 or less||Trade free for 60 days with a deposit of $10,000 or more.||Get Started|
|Betterment||Annual management fee: 0.15%–0.35% depending on account size||Get 3 months or more free with a deposit of at least $5,000||Get Started|
|TradeKing||Stock trades: $4.95||$1,000 in free commissions for first 60 days with $5,000 deposit and code FREE1000||Get Started|
|Fidelity||Stock trades: $7.95||None||Get Started|
|Merrill Edge||Stock trades: $6.95||30+ free trades per month, indefinitely, with $25,000 or more||Get Started|
|Charles Schwab||Stock trades: $8.95||500 free trades with deposit of $50,000 or more||Get Started|
|Scottrade||Stock trades: $7||Refer a friend and each get 3 free trades||Get Started|
For more detail, check out our full roundup: Best Roth IRA Providers.