The Future

Teaching Children About Investing

What is the minimum age for a child to open a bank account?

There is no minimum age requirement to open a bank account for a dependent child. Some banks will allow a child to open a direct account in his own name, and others allow someone to open a custodial account for that child.


This is a web preview of the "The Handy Investing Answer Book" app. Many features only work on your mobile device. If you like what you see, we hope you will consider buying. Get the App