Tap into the crypto market with your IRA

Deep liquidity

Access an aggregated pool of liquidity

Potential tax benefits

Enjoy the tax advantages of IRA accounts*

Transparent and simple pricing

24/7 Customer service

Support you need when you need it most

Zero crypto custody fees

No cost to safely hold your crypto assets in a TS Crypto account

The Beginner’s Guide to Crypto and IRAs

Download our The Beginner’s Guide to Crypto and IRAs to learn:

The Beginner’s Guide to Crypto IRAs

  • A brief history of IRAs
  • How adding crypto to your IRA can support your retirement goals
  • What to look for when leveraging crypto in an IRA

The all-in-one solution to actively manage your retirement savings**

With TradeStation IRA accounts, you can invest in crypto, stocks, and options all in your IRA while gaining tax advantages*.

Why trade crypto in your IRA?

Take control of your retirement

Choose exactly how you want to manage your retirement portfolio. Invest in crypto, stocks, and options with your TradeStation IRA accounts.**

Clear & transparent pricing

Keep more of your crypto with zero crypto custody fees or other hidden fees.

Tax benefits and advantages

Enjoy potential tax advantages when you add crypto to your IRA.

Award-winning crypto trading platform

When you open a TradeStation IRA, you get access to our award-winning trading platform along with advanced charts and historical market data to help you make more informed decisions for your retirement goals.

Choose from several popular coins to trade crypto in your IRA




Bitcoin Cash


How to buy crypto in an IRA?

Diversify your retirement portfolio with crypto in three simple steps.

Step 1

Open your IRA Account

Step 2

Fund your account

Step 3

Choose your investments

Important Information


Any potential tax advantages or benefits will depend on your circumstances. The information provided here is for information purposes only. It is not intended to constitute tax advice that may be relied upon to avoid penalties under any federal, state, local, or other tax statutes or regulations and does not resolve any tax issues in your favor. Refer to IRS Publication 590, Individual Retirement Accounts, for additional information on IRAs in general and consult your tax professional about your individual tax situation.

**Equities, equity options, and commodity futures products and services are offered by TradeStation Securities, Inc. (Member NYSE, FINRA, CME, and SIPC). Cryptocurrency and digital asset products and services are offered by TradeStation Crypto, Inc., an affiliate of TradeStation Securities, Inc. The assets in your TradeStation IRA accounts are assets of a custodial IRA account established with a third-party IRA custodian selected by you.

TradeStation Securities, Inc., TradeStation Crypto, Inc., and TradeStation Technologies, Inc. are each wholly-owned subsidiaries of TradeStation Group, Inc., all operating and providing products and services under the TradeStation brand and trademark. You Can Trade, Inc. is also a wholly-owned subsidiary of TradeStation Group, Inc., operating under its own brand and trademarks. When applying for or purchasing accounts, subscriptions, products, and services, it is important that you know which company you will be dealing with. Please click here for further important information explaining what this means.

Investing in cryptocurrencies involves significant risks. Please click here for TradeStation Crypto’s risk disclosures on investing and trading in cryptocurrencies.

Investing in securities also involves risks. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. There is a possibility that you may sustain a loss equal to or greater than your entire investment regardless of which asset class you trade (equities, options, futures, or digital assets); therefore, you should not invest or risk money that you cannot afford to lose. Before trading any asset class, first read the relevant risk disclosure statements on the Important Documents page, found here: TradeStation.com/Important-Information.