Bank of America’s Merrill Edge currently has three promotions. If you qualify, it’s also possible to get up to 30 free trades per month through Merrill Edge.
The requirement for the Platinum Privileges® program is you need a combined total of more than $50,000 in your Bank of America personal checking account and/or your Merrill Edge brokerage accounts. If you are under this quota, they have a reasonable $6.95 per online equity and ETF trade.
- Merrill Edge – Get up to $600 Cash
- Merrill Edge – Get $50 in your 529 Plan
- Merrill Edge – Get 30 Free Online Trades Per Month
Merrill Edge Get up to $600 Cash
Rollover or transfer an existing account to Merrill Edge and get up to $600. This is offer is only available to the following accounts: Individual, Joint, Rollover IRA, Traditional IRA, Roth IRA, and SEP IRA. You must fund the account within 30 days. You will also recieve 300 free online equity and ETF trades for 90 days.
|Open Account||Cash Bonus|
|$200,000 or more||$600|
|$100,000 – $199,999||$250|
|$50,000 – $99,999||$150|
|$25,000 – $49,999||$100|
Visit their web site for more information on this offer.
Merrill Edge – Get $50 in your 529 Plan
This is one of the few promotions available for a 529 plan. Start investing for your child’s future by opening up a 529 account with Merrill Edge. To get in on this offer, deposit $5,000 and get $50 added to your account. The NextGen College Investing Plan Account must be funded with 30 calendar days of account opening. You must hold that balance for a minimum of 90 consecutive days following the funding date. To get in on this reward, visit Merrill Edge.
Merrill Edge – Get 30 Free Online Trades Per Month
In order to qualify for 30 commission-free online equity and ETF trades per month, you need to have:
- A balance of $25,000 or more in your Bank of America account
- $25,000 in cash in your Merrill Edge account
- Maintain Platinum Privileges® status
To get in on this promo, visit Merrill Edge.