I use TradeKing for my day to day trading, and I just received this e-mail:
NATIONAL FRIENDSHIP DAY IS OVER. BUT YOUR CHANCE TO PROFIT FROM IT ISN’T.
Refer a friend to TradeKing now, and you’ll both get 50 bucks.
Dear Investor: At TradeKing, National Friendship Day is one of our favorite holidays. But don’t feel bad if you snoozed through it on August 3rd. Because with us, you still have a chance to celebrate two things near and dear to every investor’s heart: friendship and money.Normally, if you refer a friend to TradeKing, we give you $50. But until August 28th, to commemorate this special holiday, we’ll give $50 to your friends, too.1It’s easy. Just recommend TradeKing using our Refer a Friend Dashboard. And keep in mind, the more friends you refer, the more you and your friends profit. So go to the TradeKing home page now (use Link below) and log in to be directed to our ‘Refer a Friend’ Dashboard. Don’t miss the opportunity to celebrate National Friendship Day with all of your pals.
As always there are some catches:
1) New qualifying account must be opened within the dates of 7-31-08 to 8-31-08. New referred client must fund their account with a minimum of $1,000 within 30 days of opening the new account. New referred client must also execute at least one trade in the new account within 180 days of the account opening. The minimum funds of $1,000 must remain in the account (minus any trading losses) for a minimum of 180 days or the credit may be surrendered. Account types that don’t qualify include: traditional IRA, ROTH IRA, Rollover IRA, SEP IRA, Simple IRA, Solo 401K and Coverdell IRA. Click here for complete Payment Rules and Eligibility Requirements.
If anyone was thinking about opening a brokerage account, and likes Tradeking you might as well make $50 out of it! I was drawn to tradeking for the price $4.95/trade which is amazing, plus I can create covered calls with ease.