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Firstrade Cuts Commissions to $2.95 Per Trade

Firstrade Cuts Commissions to $2.95 Per Trade

Posted on September 20, 2017

After cutting its primary trading rates from $6.95 to $4.95 in February 2017, Firstrade is back again with another fresh round of commission cuts that affect both stock and options trades.

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Betterment Raises $70M, Breaks $10B AUM and Adds Human Advice to its Mobile App

Posted on August 1, 2017

Betterment (read our full review) has had a string of notable news over the past few weeks. While each could warrant a blog post on its own, we’ve composed a quick summary of the major headlines and takeaways.

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Online Brokers 2017 Q2 Earnings Review

Posted on July 26, 2017

StockBrokers.com breaks down the second quarter earnings reports from the all the publicly traded online brokers: Interactive Brokers (IBKR), E*TRADE (ETFC), TD Ameritrade (AMTD), and Charles Schwab (SCHW).

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OptionsHouse Launches Redesigned Platform and E*TRADE Preps Customers for Account Move

Posted on June 2, 2017

As a current customer of both OptionsHouse and E*TRADE, I received two impactful emails in the past week.

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TradeKing Moves Customers to Ally.com, Full Walkthrough

Posted on May 8, 2017

Over the weekend, TradeKing completed its move to Ally.com. I received the official client email on Saturday at 1:57 PM EST, “It’s time to move your TradeKing account to ally.com”.

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