Q. How is my money on Stash protected?
No matter what, your investments are always yours. All Stash accounts are held by our trusted partner and custodian Apex Clearing, a registered broker-dealer regulated by FINRA. At Apex, your investments are protected up to a maximum of $500,000 total, including $250,000 in cash balances through the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC).…
Q. Is Stash safe?
Stash follows the highest standards for data protection. We use bank-level security, the kind used by the wider financial industry, as part of our system that keeps your data secure. Stash employs 256-bit encryption to protect all your information, from personal data to transaction history.…
Q. Are Custodial accounts protected from creditors and garnishment?
Custodial accounts may be subject to garnishment from creditors looking to collect a debt owed. For creditors looking to collect on a debt owed by the custodian of the account, the Custodial account does not offer any special protection. As long as the account is under your name,…
Q. What is the FDIC Sweep Program?
Stash accounts are enrolled in an interest-bearing Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) insured Sweep Program (“Sweep Program”) offered through our custody and clearing partner, Apex Clearing Corporation. Uninvested money in your Stash account (AKA your Available Cash Balance) is automatically transferred to the Sweep Program.…
Q. Is the money I deposit into a Stash banking account FDIC insured?
Yes, the funds that you deposit into your Stash banking account are FDIC insured up to $250,000. For more information about FDIC insurance, check out the FDIC website Stash Banking services provided by Stride Bank, N.A., Member FDIC. The Stash Stock-Back® Debit Mastercard® is issued by Stride Bank pursuant to license from Mastercard International.…
Q. Stash Banking Benefits
Your Stash banking account comes packed with features that will help you invest in yourself. You’ll earn Stock-Back® rewards with every purchase, and you’ll also enjoy access to benefits provided by Mastercard®.1 We’ve highlighted some of the benefits below. …
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