Q. Can I withdraw money from my Stash account whenever I want?
You can withdraw your funds if they have been in your account for at least 5 business days and are not invested. To withdraw money that is invested, you will have to sell the shares. Stash does not charge fees for selling investments or withdrawing funds. However, you may realize capital gains when you sell…
Q. How is it possible for me to invest with only $5?
In the past, individual investors had to buy one or more shares of a stock or ETF (exchange-traded fund) to make an investment. If the price of one share was $100, that was the smallest amount an individual investor could buy. However, it’s now possible for companies like Stash to buy one share, and split…
Q. What am I investing in on Stash?
ETFs make up the foundation investments on Stash, such as your recommended mix. There are also many other ETFs available on Stash that are grouped according to themes. Stash also offers select single stocks, found under the “Companies” tab in the app. ETF stands for Exchange-Traded Funds. An ETF is a basket of investments (for…
Q. I just sold my investments and I want to withdraw the money from that sale. Why can’t I withdraw the amount?
Sales take two business days to settle according to U.S. laws. After two business days, your money will be added to your ‘Available to Withdraw’ in the Stash Cash section of your portfolio. When you can see that amount in your ‘Available to Withdraw’, you can withdraw. Please note: Business days are Monday through Friday,…
Q. Can I purchase individual stocks on Stash?
Yes! You can now purchase individual stocks on Stash under the “Companies” tab in the app. If you’d like to invest in a company you don’t see as an option in the app, you can tell us what you’d like to see added to the platform next here.
Q. If I sell my investment, when do I receive the money from the sale?
When you sell an investment, you will have access to the funds two business days after the sell date. This is due to the U.S. settlement process, not just a Stash policy. During this time, your sale proceeds will be listed as “unsettled funds” on the accounts tab in the Stash app. And remember! Business…
Q. What are trading windows?
Stash executes trades in two distinct trading windows. All trades placed are queued up and executed in the designated trading windows. Stash trading windows only operate in normal market hours (i.e. Monday to Friday excluding market holidays). Generally, there are two trading windows per day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon.
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