Q - What are the requirements to apply for an Alpaca brokerage account?
To apply for an Alpaca account, you must meet the following requirements:
- Be at least 18 years old,
- Have a valid Social Security Number,
- Have a legal U.S. residential address and;
- Be a U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident, or hold an eligible U.S. visa*.
* Acceptable visa types: E-1, E-2, E-3, F-1, H1-B, TN-1, J-1, L-1, B-1, B-2, O-1
If you have additional questions regarding Alpaca's eligibility requirements, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.