Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Establish a New Account
For your convenience, we offer several different ways to establish an account with American Century Investments®.
To establish a new account online, use the appropriate link below, then choose the type of account you wish to establish and follow the prompts. We look forward to working with you to meet your investing needs.
- Taxable Accounts, Traditional IRAs, Roth IRAs, Rollover IRAs, and Investing for a Minor
- Qualified Retirement Plans, 403(b) plans, SEP IRAs and SIMPLE IRAs
- Brokerage Accounts
- Education Savings Accounts
To download and complete a paper application, please visit our Form Center.
Please complete and submit a Request to Transfer form to transfer retirement assets to American Century Investments. To transfer 403(b) assets to American Century, please complete a Request to Transfer or Exchange Your 403(b) form. Upon receipt of form in good order, we will contact your current custodian and initiate the transfer.
Looking to move a 401(k) or employer-sponsored plan to American Century Investments®? Please visit the Rollover Center.