Frequently Asked Questions

What’s the difference between the 4 models on the Desktop Computers page?


It’s all about speed!  We measure speed with something called a Benchmark Score.  The minimum Benchmark required for Trading is 12000.  To learn more about how to test your existing computer’s benchmark score click-here.

Power Trader The Intel Core i5-10400 processor is the new minimum processor of choice for traders. Very fast system includes an SSD, perfect for new traders or traders on a budget. Benchmark Score 13100.
The Super Trader GT 35% Faster and more powerful than the Power Trader. Independently certified military grade motherboard is designed to withstand extreme conditions & comes with 5 year warranty. Includes liquid processor cooling (liquid cooling requires no maintenance and is completely self contained). Benchmark Score 17,750
Dominator XE New AMD Ryzen 9 3900X. The Dominator at 4.6 GHZ is 143% Faster than the Power Trader. 12 Cores and massive speed will extend the useful life of this machine. Benchmark Score 31,885
Radical XE New Intel 18 Core i9-10980XE is the World’s Fastest Intel Trading Computer. The Radical XE at 4.8 GHZ is 136% Faster than the Power Trader. Benchmark Score 30,950

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Another Trading Computer builder is offering reimbursement for the cost of the machine by opening a new account with TradeStation.  Do you offer the same thing?

 Yes! Click Here for details. .   .

Do you install software upgrades like Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.)?

Yes! We can customize to any specifications you want! Software, media card readers, multiple hard drives, cases, etc.. We can accommodate just about any request. See this page or Just call, click chat or email us. .

Do you offer a way to pay over time?

1. If you checkout via our Shopping Cart you will be offered PayPal’s “Bill Me Later” option.  A PayPal account is required for this service and they do not offer it to everyone.   Once logged into PayPal click the link for the “Bill Me Later” program.  Currently Bill Me Later is offering 6 months interest free.

2. We now have 2 other excellent options – click here.

Do you ship internationally?

Yes! We ship just about anywhere in the world.  Shipping rates vary from country to country.  All International payments MUST be made via wire transfer.  Please Click Here for more info. .

I am not really a “techie”.  How do I set up my trading computer and what happens if I need help?

Our computers come “Plug n Trade”. They are simple to set up and you will be up and running very quickly.  To help you we have created several “Quickstart” videos to walk you through the setup process.  Additionally, our expert technical support people, who are based in the US, are here to help you!

How long does it take you to build & ship my computer?

We ship 90% of systems within 2-5 business days! The worst case scenario is that you will have your computer within 2 weeks.   Also please note that we use FedEx & UPS, and that a signature will be required for your system to be delivered. .

Are you are member of the Better Business Bureau?

Surprising, we are not.  When we were first contacted by the BBB to become an “accredited member” something seemed fishy.  This 20/20 report confirmed our belief:

Can you explain your 100% Risk-Free Money Back Guarantee?

EZ TRADING COMPUTERS offers a 100% Risk Free Money Back Guarantee. If you are unhappy with your EZ Trading Computer for any reason whatsoever, EZ Trading Computers will refund 100% of your purchase price (computer only) plus return shipping cost within the first 14 days from delivery date.

Terms: YOU MUST CALL US TO ACT ON THIS OFFER and allow us to schedule a Fedex pickup at the original delivery location. Any computer returned to us without authorization will be charged a 30% restocking fee. Computer MUST be packed in ALL original shipping boxes, double boxed with peanuts. ALL original contents of box MUST be returned.

This offer is only valid only on the standard computers offered on our website. This offer is not valid on any Customized EZ Trading Computers. All fully custom ordered machines will have a 30% restocking fee if returned. This offer is NOT valid on monitors, monitor stands and/or accessories.  This offer is only valid on computers sold and delivered in the continental United States.