We give you more bang for your buck.
You pay $4.95 per trade plus 65 cents per option contract.† There are no account minimums. At TradeKing, it's not just about what you pay. It's about what you get for your hard-earned dollar, which is a whole heck of a lot.
#1 rated customer service
When you phone us, you will talk with a real live person in a matter of seconds. You won't encounter complicated phone menus or endless hold times. What you will encounter is a team of knowledgeable people who are eager to help you get the most from your trading experience. After all, SmartMoney Magazine had good reason to name us #1 in customer service in their 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2012 broker surveys.*
A powerful yet intuitive trading platform
Investing in stocks and options online can seem like rocket science on some sites. Not TradeKing. Our simple and intuitive interface enables you to place trades — including complex option strategies — with just a few clicks of your mouse. So you can focus on the trades you want to make, and not worry about how to place them.
A free suite of professional-caliber trading tools
As soon as you open a TradeKing account, you will get free access to our full suite of research and trading tools, like MarketGrader Research Reports, our Technical Analysis Suite, Probability Calculator, Profit and Loss Calculator, Stock and Option Screeners, Maxit Tax Manager and much more.
An innovative Trader Network
Our Trader Network is the first-ever forum for traders to freely exchange ideas and maximize their investment knowledge. You can learn new trading or investment strategies. Check out the most actively traded stocks and options and how they are performing. Find out the rationale behind their trades. Pick up investment tips from the industry's top pros, and share your own ideas.
Fast trade executions at NBBO (National Best Bid or Offer) or better, guaranteed.
When you place a trade with us, we scan the markets looking for the best available price for your order. In fact, thanks to our Smart Routing technology, we guarantee we will meet or beat the NBBO price. We stand behind this guarantee, and if your order isn't filled at the NBBO or better, we will refund your commission. Learn More.