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TD Ameritrade has been acquired by Charles Schwab. Now you’ll get access to thinkorswim® trading platforms and robust trading education at Schwab, along with great service, a commitment to low costs, and a wide range of wealth management and investing solutions.

Open an account at Schwab today. You can still open an account at TD Ameritrade and we’ll let you know when your account is ready to be moved.

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Call us: 800-454-9272

175+ Branches Nationwide

Education

Timely educational resources for every type of investor

Our education center is routinely restocked and refreshed so you have timely information when you need it. Whether it's personal finance, trading, retirement, or market news, you have access to insights that can help you make smarter investment choices.

Go all in with your investment strategy

Explore all of our articles, videos, courses, and webcasts.

Market news

Stay on top of potential opportunities with our Ticker Tape articles. We're constantly mining for meaningful insights so you can make quick, informed decisions. Learn more
Immersive Courses

Personal finance

If you're looking for help on budgeting, household finances, or saving for college, here's your one-stop-shop for all things personal finance. Learn more
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Invest

Whether you're new to investing, a seasoned veteran, or somewhere in between, we  have a variety of resources for you. Get educated on the strategies, products, and asset classes that could form the foundation of your portfolio. Learn more
Trade

Trade

From beginners learning to start trading stocks to active traders using advanced option strategies, this is the place for you. Learn about the basic fundamentals of trading, technical analysis, options, and futures. Learn more

Retirement

You work hard to stay ahead of today's demands, with the hope of one day enjoying a comfortable retirement. Are your plans on track? Read about plan types, retirement income and budgeting, and how to pursue and enjoy a retirement lifestyle. Learn more

Virtual events


  • Techncial analysis

    Welcome to our four-part series of the Technical Analysis virtual workshop, designed to introduce you to technical analysis, and how it can help inform your trading and investing decisions. You'll learn about support and how to identify potential entry and exit signals.

  • Options strategies

    In this four-part Options Strategies virtual workshop, you'll learn what options are and ways to trade them. Our team of education coaches will explain how options are priced and what influences the value of an options contract so you can better understand how to choose the appropriate option strategy for your individual trading goals. We'll cover strategies intended to generate income in a portfolio, to buy a stock at a desired price, and manage risk.

  • Advanced concepts

    Designed for those with a solid understanding of options looking to explore more advanced strategies: long vertical spreads, iron condors, calendar spreads, and diagonal spreads. Our education coaches will explain the ideal outcomes, characteristics, benefits, risks, and ways many options traders use to construct and manage an options portfolio.

  • thinkorswim desktop®

    Join us for this three-part virtual workshop series focused on learning how to use the thinkorswim desktop platform. This event is designed for those looking to become more familiar with the features and functionality of thinkorswim to increase confidence in using this award-winning platform.

  • Planning for income & withdrawal strategies in retirement

    Enroll in this free, two-day workshop, led by our experienced coaching team. They will share practical investing strategies and unique insights to help you identify your financial goals, tolerate risk, develop your investing style, and allocate the right mix of assets.

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Let the awards do the talking

  • Best in Class for Education

    Stockbrokers.com
  • Best Online Broker for Stock Trading Platform & Research

    NerdWallet
  • Best for Beginners

    Investopedia.com

Get in touch Call or visit a branch

Call us: 800-454-9272

175+ Branches Nationwide

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