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thinkorswim Review

thinkorswim, founded in 1999 and headquartered in Chicago, is an online brokerage company specializing in options. They support retail and institutional traders through their own trading platforms.   http://www.thinkorswim.com Leave your rating and any comments below on any experiences that you have had or other information that others may find valuable. [ratings]

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TD Ameritrade Review

TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: AMTD) is the owner of TD AMERITRADE Inc.. Services offered include common and preferred stocks, ETFs, option trades, mutual funds, fixed income, margin lending, and cash management services. http://www.tdameritrade.com/ Leave your rating and any comments below on any experiences that you have had or other information that others may find […]

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Sharebuilder Review

ShareBuilder Corporation, (also ShareBuilder Securities Corporation), is a United States based online stock brokerage firm founded in 1996 (as NetStock Direct). It encourages recurring, automatic purchases of shares of stock, ING Mutual Funds (Class O) and exchange-traded funds. All transactions occur online and are entirely at the discretion of the account holder, thus it is […]

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Scottrade Review

Scottrade is a privately owned discount retail brokerage firm headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. Its founder and president is Rodger O. Riney. Scottrade has more than 370 local branch offices. Scottrade was founded in 1980 by Riney as Scottsdale Securities in Scottsdale, Arizona, with two offices, one in Scottsdale and the other in St. Louis. […]

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Schwab Review

The Charles Schwab Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHW), based in San Francisco, California is a company founded as a traditional (brick-and-mortar) brokerage house, and which today is one of the world’s largest discount brokers. Schwab offers the same services as traditional brokerages but with lower commissions and fees than many other brokers. The company serves some 7 million […]

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OptionsXpress Review

OptionsXpress began in 2000 as a service primarily focused on options and a limited selection of equities; however, today the broker offers a wide array of investments including stocks, mutual funds, exchange–traded funds and bonds.  http://www.optionsxpress.com/ Leave your rating and any comments below on any experiences that you have had or other information that others […]

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Fidelity Review

Fidelity is a privately-held company founded by Edward C. Johnson 2nd in 1949 and still controlled by the Johnson Family. Fidelity Management & Research Company, the US investment management division of Fidelity Investments, acts as the investment adviser to Fidelity’s family of mutual funds. Fidelity Investments operates a major online discount brokerage and has investor […]

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Etrade Review

E-Trade Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC) is a financial services company based in New York City, United States.  It is a holding company, the major business of which is an online discount stock brokerage service for self-directed investors.  Investors can buy and sell securities such as stocks, bonds, options, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds via electronic trading […]

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Zecco Review

Zecco.com is an American online investor portal.  Zecco stands for “Zero Commission Cost”.  Zecco’s stated philosophy was to eliminate commission fees.  Zecco was among the first online investing websites that allowed for any trades without a commission.  Currently, Zecco Trading allows for ten free trades a month.  However, Zecco requires a minimum balance of $25,000 […]

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