I don't have a U.S. phone number. Can I open an account?

We currently require all Wealthfront clients to have a U.S. phone number that can accept SMS text messages for security verification purposes.

Please note that we require all Wealthfront clients to have a U.S. social security number, a permanent U.S. residential address, and currently reside in the U.S due to financial regulations. We cannot support clients residing outside of the U.S., including U.S. citizens residing abroad.

If you are active duty military or a U.S. government employee living overseas  and don't have an active U.S. phone number, please contact us for additional verification steps to open an account.

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