Account minimum
Stock trading costs
One cent per share, with a $1 minimum
Options trades
$1 for first contract and 75 cents for each additional one
Account fees (annual, transfer, closing, inactivity)
None (one free withdrawal per month, after which it's $1 for ACH, $4 for a check and $10 for a wire)
Number of commission-free ETFs
Number of no-transaction-fee mutual funds
Tradable securities
• Stocks
• Bonds
• Mutual funds
• ETFs
• Options
Trading platform
Three free platforms: Zacks Trade Pro offers extensive tools and customizable format for active traders; Zacks Trader is a scaled-down, web-based version; Client Portal allows for simple trades and provides access to account documents and balances.
Mobile app
The Handy Trader app lets you trade stocks, options and more, plus monitor your portfolio
Research and data
More than 20 free research reports and access to 80 premium trials
Customer support options (including website transparency)
Phone, chat and email support 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Mon.-Fri., including access to a broker at no extra cost