Trade Stocks for as low as $1 per order until 20191

After 2018, trades will start as low as $3

In addition to competitive rates, we offer access to platforms for your desktop, web, and mobile use
along with complimentary broker assisted trades over the phone.

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Trade Stocks for as low as $1 per order until 20191

After 2018, trades will start at just $3 per order.

In addition to competitive rates, we offer access to platforms for your desktop, web, and mobile use along with complimentary broker assisted trades over the phone.

Get Started Now

We Combine Low Cost Trading With Expert Support

We want to help you save on commission costs even once the offer expires – that’s why our trades start as low as $3, still less than other major brokers.2 Furthermore, we know it’s important to have the help and support when you need it. A big part of our mission is to continually strengthen the relationship with our clients. Whether by phone, email, chat or social media, Zacks Trade is here for you. Don’t just take our word for it, see what our clients think below.3

We Combine Low Cost Trading With Expert Support

We want to help you save on commission costs even once the offer expires – that’s why our trades start as low as $3, still less than other major brokers.2 Furthermore, we know it’s important to have the help and support when you need it. A big part of our mission is to continually strengthen the relationship with our clients. Whether by phone, email, chat or social media, Zacks Trade is here for you. Don’t just take our word for it, see what our clients think below.3

Based on 100 US Stock Trades per year (of a stock above $1 per share), 300 shares traded per trade and a $10,000 margin debit balance.

Broker

Zacks Trade

Charles Schwab

Fidelity

TD Ameritrade

E*Trade

Vanguard

Cost/trade

$0.01/share ($3 min.)

$4.95

$4.95

$6.95

$6.95

First 25 Trades: $7
Subsequent: $20

Margin Rate

5.43%

9.325%

9.325%

10.25%

10.5%

9.00%

Annual Cost

$843
$1,427.50
$1,427.50
$1,720
$1,745
$2,575

How much you save

N/A

$584.50

$584.50

$877

$902

$1,732

Get Started Trading With Us Today

Simply fill in your information below to start your Zacks Trade application and trade stocks for as little as $1 per order until 2019!






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We Offer More Than Just Great Rates…

  • Avoid Added Fees: we don’t charge inactivity, maintenance or custodial fees – plus, we offer complimentary broker-assisted trades!
  • Reimbursement of your broker’s account transfer fee (up to $150).4
  • Free Withdrawals: get 1 free withdrawal every month, regardless if you choose ACH, check or wire.
  • Low Option Trading Prices: first contract fee included in $3 commission; then just 75¢/contract – and no costly exercise or assignment fees.
  • Low Margin Rates: from 5.43%, less than the rates charged by Ameritrade, Schwab, Fidelity and other brokers. Compare our rates to your broker’s!
  • Smart Routing: we utilize a routing system that automatically searches for the best prices available at the time of your orders and seeks to immediately execute them.5 *Online trading has inherent risks due to system response times and access times that may vary due to market conditions, system performance, and other factors. An investor should understand these and additional risks before trading.

We Offer More Than Just Great Rates…

  • Avoid Added Fees: we don’t charge inactivity, maintenance or custodial fees – plus, we offer complimentary broker-assisted trades!
  • Reimbursement of your broker’s account transfer fee (up to $150).4
  • Free Withdrawals: get 1 free withdrawal every month, regardless if you choose ACH, check or wire.
  • Low Option Trading Prices: first contract fee included in $3 commission; then just 75¢/contract – and no costly exercise or assignment fees.
  • Low Margin Rates: from 5.43%, less than the rates charged by Ameritrade, Schwab, Fidelity and other brokers. Compare our rates to your broker’s!
  • Smart Routing: we utilize a routing system that automatically searches for the best prices available at the time of your orders and seeks to immediately execute them.5 *Online trading has inherent risks due to system response times and access times that may vary due to market conditions, system performance, and other factors. An investor should understand these and additional risks before trading.

1. Trade stocks for as low as $1 until 2019. Fund your account by September 30, 2018 with $2,500 or more to receive an introductory offer to trade US Stocks priced above $1 per share at $0.01 per share with a $1 minimum until December 31, 2018. US Stocks priced below $1 per share are 1% of the principal with a $1 minimum until December 31, 2018. After December 31, 2018, commissions will revert to our normal commission starting at $3.00 ($0.01 per share) for US stocks priced above $1 per share and 1% of the principal ($3.00 minimum) for US stocks priced below $1 per share. The offer does not apply to foreign stock transactions, large block transactions requiring special handling, restricted stock transactions or foreign ordinary shares that trade online in the U.S. over-the-counter (OTC) market and do not settle in the U.S. Offer is not transferable and not valid with internal transfers. This is not an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction where we are not authorized to do business. Offer not valid for employees of Zacks Trade or Zacks companies. Zacks Trade reserves the right to restrict or revoke this offer at any time. Restrictions apply.

2. Zacks Trade's margin rate starts at 5.43% compared to Charles Schwab (rate starting at 9.325%), E*Trade (rate starting at 10.5%), Fidelity (rate starting at 9.325%), TD Ameritrade (rate starting at 10.25%) and Vanguard (rate starting at 9.00%). Zacks Trade commissions for stocks start at $0.01 per share with a $3.00 minimum and start lower compared to Charles Schwab ($4.95 per trade), E*TRADE ($6.95 per trade), Fidelity ($4.95 per trade), TD Ameritrade ($6.95 per trade) and Vanguard ($7 for first 25 trades, subsequent $20). Zacks Trade commissions for options start at $3.00 for your first contract plus $0.75 any additional contract and are lower compared to Charles Schwab ($4.95 base + $0.65 per contract), E*TRADE ($6.95 base + $0.75 per contract), Fidelity ($4.95 base + $0.65 per contract), TD Ameritrade ($6.95 base + $0.75 per contract) and Vanguard ($20 base + $1.00 per contract). Competitor margin rates and commission data obtained from published websites as of 9/24/2018 are believed to be accurate but not guaranteed. Some of the brokers may reduce margin interest rates depending on account activity or margin debit balances. Comparisons do not include competitor discounts or promotions.

3. Testimonials appearing on this site are not considered paid testimonials and are actual client submissions based on individual experiences or clients who have used our products and/or services. However, individual results vary and are not necessarily representative of all those who will use our products and or/services. These testimonials are in no way guarantees for future performance or success. The testimonials displayed are given verbatim except for correction of grammatical or typing errors. Some have been shortened. In other words, not the whole message received by the testimonial writer is displayed, when it seemed lengthy or or the entirety of the testimonial did not seem relevant for the general public. Zacks Trade is not responsible for any of the opinions or comments posted to our site.

4. We’ll pay your transfer fee (up to $150) on full account transfers of at least $5,000. Simply fill out our Account Transfer Reimbursement Request and show proof of the transfer charge.

5. Based on independent measurements, the Transaction Auditing Group, Inc., (TAG), a third-party provider of transaction analysis, has determined that Zacks Trade's U.S. stock and options price executions were significantly better than the industry's during the first half of 2017. U.S. stocks per 100 shares received a $0.31 overall price improvement vs. the industry average of $0.26. U.S. options per contract received a $0.86 overall price improvement vs. the industry average of $0.66. European stocks per 100 shares received a 0.53 EUR overall price improvement vs. the industry average of -0.25 EUR. The TAG analysis for US stocks included all market orders of 100 shares or more up to 10,000 shares. The analysis for US options included all market order sizes in US options and includes exchange rebates received by clients under IB's cost-plus pricing structure. The TAG analysis of orders routed to exchanges in Europe included all orders routed for execution during regular trading hours including all market and marketable limit orders and orders near the market (orders having a limit price within one-tenth of a Euro from the quote price at time of order receipt) on stocks listed on the included exchanges, weighted by the volume executed on each exchange. The exchanges for European stocks are XETRA, EURONEXT, CHI-X, WIENER BORSE, TURQUOISE, LONDON and NASDAQ OMX. Net $ Improvement per Share Definition: ((# of Price Improved Shares * Price Improvement Amount) - (# of Price Disimproved Shares * Price Disimprovement Amount)) / Total Number of Executed Shares.