Overall
5.0 NerdWallet rating
Account minimum

$0
Stock trading costs

$0
Options trades

No base commission; $0.65 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

All ETFs trade commission-free.
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
PromotionUp to $600 cash credit with qualifying deposit.