Investing Reviews for 2020

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There’s more to investing than cheap trades –although that certainly helps. We’ve reviewed the top online brokerage platforms and robo-advisors to help you compare fees, commissions, support, tools, and the other account features you’ll need to achieve your long-term financial goals.

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Robinhood

Robinhood Investing is one of the only brokerages to offer $0 commissions and free trades,…

KT Hall
Jun 5, 2020
Interactive Brokers Investing

Interactive Brokers offers low-cost trades and low commissions on global securities for active and novice…

KT Hall
Dec 2, 2019
Betterment

Investing with Betterment is a financial advisor that uses software to automate value-added investment tasks…

Michael Gardon
Michael Gardon
Sep 4, 2019
E*Trade

E*Trade is user-friendly with great pricing, and has a robust library of investment information.

Jody Ray Bennett
Jody Ray Bennett
Apr 20, 2020
Merrill Edge

Merrill Edge is a full-service, beginner-friendly broker with low fees, but isn't great for expert…

Jody Ray Bennett
Jody Ray Bennett
Apr 20, 2020
OptionsHouse

For the lowest fees offered by a reputable online broker, OptionsHouse is going to be…

Jody Ray Bennett
Jody Ray Bennett
Apr 20, 2020
Personal Capital

Personal Capital is an online financial advisor that uses automated software programs to help you…

Michael Gardon
Michael Gardon
Aug 13, 2019
TD Ameritrade

TD Ameritrade is a strong trading platform with services that are worth the extra cost.

Jody Ray Bennett
Jody Ray Bennett
Mar 13, 2020
Ally Invest

Ally Invest offers some of the lowest prices around, but make sure you read the…

Jody Ray Bennett
Jody Ray Bennett
Apr 15, 2020
Vanguard

Vanguard is an excellent choice for investors thinking about retirement, but isn't the best for…

Kailey Fralick
Kailey Fralick
Sep 15, 2019
Wealthfront

Wealthfront is perhaps the largest and fastest-growing online financial advisor in the industry. Based in…

Michael Gardon
Michael Gardon
Aug 13, 2019
Scottrade

Scottrade provides consistant, quality customer service, and a user-friendly platform at a reasonable cost

Jody Ray Bennett
Jody Ray Bennett
Apr 20, 2020
Betterment vs. Wealthfront

Online financial advisors manage your investments using sophisticated software to rival the results of professional…

Michael Gardon
Michael Gardon
Aug 13, 2019
E*TRADE vs. Scottrade

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Saundra Latham
Saundra Latham
May 14, 2020
E*Trade vs. TD Ameritrade

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Nicholas Pell
Apr 20, 2020