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With a self-directed RRSP from RBC Direct Investing®, your retirement dreams are in your hands.

You’ll take the lead on your retirement savings strategy with the support of our innovative portfolio-building tools, goal-tracking features and a vast selection of third-party research – researching your investment opportunities and choosing the right ones for you, making your own investment decisions and following the progress of your plan as you get closer to reaching your retirement goals.

When you set up your self-directed RRSP, you’ll have access to:

  • A whole world of investments (opens new window) – from stocks, bonds and GICs to cash investments, mutual funds (including low-cost Series D (opens new window)), Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) and options
  • Innovative tools to help you build a diversified portfolio that matches your comfort level and retirement timeline
  • An online Community1 where you can find new investing ideas, get feedback on your trading and investment strategies and talk about new and emerging opportunities with thousands of investors like you – securely and anonymously

Best of all, you can manage your retirement goals (opens new window) from the convenience of your computer, smartphone or tablet, exactly when you want to.

Learn more about RBC Direct Investing today (opens new window), or get started with a Practice Account (opens new window) where you can practice trading on the actual online trading platform using “practice dollars” – more than just a demo.


1) Specific terms and conditions apply for membership in the RBC Direct Investing Community. For details please sign into the RBC Direct Investing online investing site, click the link to the Legal Terms of Use and read the RBC Direct Investing Community – Terms of Service.