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Trading is all about knowledge. It takes data to generate ideas, powerful tools to zero in on opportunities, and advanced platforms to implement your trading strategies. Combined with frequent trading platform enhancements and convenient access to knowledgeable trading specialists, you’ll have the power to pursue your goals with confidence.
Get free, robust trading platforms that match your experience level, like Trade Architect or the more advanced thinkorswim, plus free support anytime. Or use our advanced mobile trading apps which have helped us become the industry leader in mobile trading.*
Get free instant access to independent third-party research that can help fuel your trading strategies. Explore expert analysis and more from the market gurus at Morningstar®, S&P Capital IQ, and MarketEdge®.
Choose from our many resources to help develop your trading strategies:
Build your trader knowledge by accessing educational resources to learn about different products and research ideas to spot new opportunities. Or, if you feel like you need some help implementing your trading strategies, call or meet with one of our trading specialists to walk through your ideas with you – at no extra cost.
With TD Ameritrade, there are no data fees or trade minimums to use the platforms. Our $9.99 flat-rate commission always applies, no matter what your account balance is or how frequently you trade.
Open a new account and you’ll get 24/7 support and access to our trading specialists who can review your trading strategies with you or help you navigate the different platforms.
You’ll benefit from our proprietary order routing technology that consistently seeks the best available price on every trade.
Even veteran traders understand the need to continually sharpen their skills. Preview our interactive learning tools and take your trading to the next level. Explore our education section.