Overall
5.0 NerdWallet rating
Account minimum

$0
Stock trading costs

$6.95
Options trades

$6.95 + $0.75 per contract
Account fees (annual, transfer, closing, inactivity)

No annual or inactivity fee; $75 full transfer; $0 partial transfer; $25 wire (outgoing) fee
Commission-free ETFs

More than 300
Number of no-transaction-fee mutual funds

More than 4,000
Tradable securities

• Stocks.
• Bonds.
• Mutual funds.
• ETFs.
• Options.
• Futures.
• Forex.
• Foreign ADRs.
• IPOs for qualified accounts.
Trading platform

TD Ameritrade Web Platform and thinkorswim (installation required)
Mobile app

TDA Mobile (iOS only) and TDA Mobile Trader (companion to thinkorswim platform)
Research and data

Free and extensive
Customer support options (includes website transparency)

Phone support 24/7; technical phone support 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET weekdays. Text (Facebook Messenger and iPhone Message app) and chat support (Twitter, Amazon Alexa, Apple Business Chat); 364 local branches
Promotion

Trade commission-free for 60 days with deposit of $3,000 or more, including cash bonus ranging from $100 (for deposits of $25,000 to $99,999) to $600 (for deposits of $250,000 or more)