* New customers are eligible for this special offer after opening a TradeKing Securities account with a minimum of $1,000. You must apply for cash credit by clicking through this page to our online application. To qualify for this offer, new accounts must be funded with $1,000 or more within 30 days of account opening, and executed at least 3 trades within 90 days of account opening. New accounts receive cash credit within 10 business days of meeting promotion requirements. Offer is not transferable or valid in conjunction with any other offer. Not valid for any retirement accounts. Open to US residents only and excludes employees of TradeKing Group, Inc. or its affiliates, current TradeKing Securities, LLC account holders and new account holders who have maintained an account with TradeKing Securities, LLC during the last 30 days. Previous account holders are ineligible. One offer per household. A household is one physical mailing address. Offer valid only for households not already known to TradeKing. TradeKing can modify or discontinue this offer at anytime without notice. The minimum funds of $1,000 must remain in the account (minus any trading losses) for a minimum of 6 months or TradeKing may charge the account for the cost of the cash awarded to the account. Other restrictions may apply. This is not an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction where we are not authorized to do business. Individuals that reside in apartment complexes or units that share a similar address may be subject to a manual payout. If you believe you have met the requirements and should have received the promotion please reach out to us at email@example.com or 877-495-5464.
+ Portfolios cost just $1 a month until the account balance hits $5,000 or more. After that, it's 0.25% of the portfolio's annual balance.
- $4.95 for online equity and option trades, add 65 cents per option contract. TradeKing Securities charges an additional $0.35 per contract on certain index products where the exchange charges fees. See our FAQ for details. TradeKing Securities adds $0.01 per share on the entire order for stocks priced less than $2.00. See our Commissions + Fees page for commissions on broker-assisted trades, low-priced stocks, option spreads, and other securities. Commissions and fees from published web sites as of 6/17/2015. Brokers may offer more competitive rates than the ones published if certain balances or level of activity are met. Please contact each individual broker to confirm their commission schedule. GTC orders: Partial executions received on different trading days will be charged separate commissions.
^ TradeKing Securities received 4 out of 5 stars in Barron's 12th (March 2007), 13th (March 2008), 14th (March 2009), 15th (March 2010), 16th (March 2011), 17th (March 2012), 18th (March 2013), 19th (March 2014), and 20th (March 2015) annual rankings of the Best Online Brokers based on Trade Technology, Usability, Mobile, Range of Offerings, Research Amenities, Portfolio Analysis & Reports, Customer Service & Education, and Costs (Barron's is a registered trademark of Dow Jones & Company © 2015) TradeKing Securities was rated Best in Class for Commission & Fees, #1 Broker Innovation for TradeKing LIVE and 4 out of 5 Stars for Customer Service by StockBrokers.com in their 2015 Broker Survey. According to the StockBrokers.com 2015 Online Broker Review, TradeKing Securities received an overall 4 out of 5 star review and therefore is referred herewith as “a top” brokerage. The StockBrokers.com annual review took several hundred hours of research to complete and includes broker ratings for nine different areas across 272 different variables: Commissions & Fees, Ease-of-Use, Platforms & Tools, Research, Customer Service, Offering of Investments, Education, Mobile Trading, and Banking. NerdWallet claims TradeKing Securities is one of the best overall online brokers with “competitive pricing and the best tools for your money.” TradeKing Securities was given 4.5 out of 5 stars by InvestorJunkie.com in 2015 and was described as a "discount broker with great customer service”. TopTenReviews.com scored TradeKing Securities a 9.38 out of 10 in 2015, which placed TradeKing Securities in 2nd place among other online brokers. Documentation supporting TradeKing's service and tools awards and claims are also available upon request by calling 877-495-5464 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
º Savings based on industry average advisor fees of 1.32% (research by Price Metrix). Advisor fees may vary based on the type and nature of the services offered. Core portfolios cost just $1 a month until the account balance hits $5,000 or more. After that, it's 0.25% of the portfolio's annual balance. Momentum portfolios require a minimum of $5,000 and cost 0.50% of the portfolio's annual balance.
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