E*TRADE Promotions

Easy to use online discount stock broker for long-term investors

E*TRADE is currently offering six promotions. Read our in-depth review of E*TRADE to see why E*TRADE scored 4.2 stars out of 5. We like their expansive set of resources and tools, easy to use website, and industry leader.

    Get up to 500 Commission-Free Trades

    Open a new non-retirement brokerage account by 12/31/2018 and fund within 60 days of account opening with a minimum deposit or transfer of $10,000 to $24,999. Up to 500 commission-free stock or options trades executed within 60 days of the deposited funds being made available for investment in the new account (excluding options contract fees). No cash compensation for any unused free trade commissions. Terms apply. See E*TRADE website for details.

    Expires 12/31/2018
    $200

    Get $200 and up to 500 Commission-Free Trades

    Open a new non-retirement brokerage account by 12/31/2018 and fund within 60 days of account opening with a minimum deposit or transfer of $25,000 to $99,999. Up to 500 commission-free stock or options trades executed within 60 days of the deposited funds being made available for investment in the new account (excluding options contract fees). No cash compensation for any unused free trade commissions. Terms apply. See E*TRADE website for details.

    Expires 12/31/2018
    $300

    Get $300 and Up to 500 Commission-Free Trades

    Open a new non-retirement brokerage account by 12/31/2018 and fund within 60 days of account opening with a minimum deposit or transfer of $100,000 to $249,999. Up to 500 commission-free stock or options trades executed within 60 days of the deposited funds being made available for investment in the new account (excluding options contract fees). No cash compensation for any unused free trade commissions. Terms apply. See E*TRADE website for details.

    Expires 12/31/2018
    $600

    Get $600 and up to 500 Commission-Free Trades

    Open a new non-retirement brokerage account by 12/31/2018 and fund within 60 days of account opening with a minimum deposit or transfer of $250,000 to $499,999. Up to 500 commission-free stock or options trades executed within 60 days of the deposited funds being made available for investment in the new account (excluding options contract fees). No cash compensation for any unused free trade commissions. Terms apply. See E*TRADE website for details.

    Expires 12/31/2018
    $1,200

    Get $1,200 and up to 500 Commission-Free Trades

    Open a new non-retirement brokerage account by 12/31/2018 and fund within 60 days of account opening with a minimum deposit or transfer of $500,000 to $999,999. Up to 500 commission-free stock or options trades executed within 60 days of the deposited funds being made available for investment in the new account (excluding options contract fees). No cash compensation for any unused free trade commissions. Terms apply. See E*TRADE website for details.

    Expires 12/31/2018
    $2,500

    Get $2,500 and up to 500 Commission-Free Trades

    Open a new non-retirement brokerage account by 12/31/2018 and fund within 60 days of account opening with a minimum deposit or transfer of $1,000,000. Up to 500 commission-free stock or options trades executed within 60 days of the deposited funds being made available for investment in the new account (excluding options contract fees). No cash compensation for any unused free trade commissions. Terms apply. See E*TRADE website for details.

    Expires 12/31/2018

    Highlights

    Stock Trading
    $6.95 per trade
    $4.95 per trade if you make 30+ trades a quarter
    Options Trading
    $6.95 + $0.75 per contract
    $4.95 + $0.50 per contract if you make 30+ trades a quarter
    Read: Strangle
    Commission Free ETFs
    118 including ETFs from WisdomTree, Global X Funds, and db-X Deutsche Bank
    Mutual Fund Trading
    $0 for no-load, no-transaction-fee funds
    $19.99 for transaction-fee funds
    Broker Assisted Trades
    $25 + Regular Commission
    Customer Service
    (650) 599-0125
    Inactivity Fee
    $0
    Maintenance Fee
    $0
    Minimum Deposit
    $500 for brokerage accounts
    No account minimum for retirement accounts
    Banking
    Checking account offers no minimum balance requirements, free online bill pay, and unlimited debit card and check transactions.
    Desktop App
    E*TRADE Pro (requires you execute at least 30 trades during a calendar quarter or maintain brokerage account balance of at least $250,000)
    Locations
    30
    Online Community
    ETrade Community lets you exchange trading and investing ideas with other ETrade customers.
    Seminars
    Live events and educational seminars at local branches.

Pricing information from published website as of 03/13/2017

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Benefits and Features

Stock Trading$6.95 per trade
$4.95 per trade if you make 30+ trades a quarter
$6.95 per trade
Options Trading$6.95 + $0.75 per contract
$4.95 + $0.50 per contract if you make 30+ trades a quarter
$6.95 + $0.70 per contract
Mutual Fund Trading$0 for no-load, no-transaction-fee funds
$19.99 for transaction-fee funds
No Fee to Buy/Sell/Exchange No-Load, No-Transaction Fee Funds
$17 to Buy/Sell/Exchange No-Load Funds
$0 to Buy Load Funds and $17 to Sell/Exchange Load Funds
Commission Free ETFs118 including ETFs from WisdomTree, Global X Funds, and db-X Deutsche Bank 
Penny Stocks
$6.95 per trade + 0.5% principal for any stock trading under $1
Broker Assisted Trades
$25 + Regular Commission
$32
Customer Service
(650) 599-0125
(800) 619-7283 (Monday to Friday 6am to 1am Eastern; Saturday and Sunday 9am to 7pm Eastern)
Inactivity Fee
$0
$0
Maintenance Fee
$0
$0
Minimum Deposit$500 for brokerage accounts
No account minimum for retirement accounts
$2,500 for brokerage accounts
No account minimum for retirement accounts
BankingChecking account offers no minimum balance requirements, free online bill pay, and unlimited debit card and check transactions.Scottrade Bank has no monthly maintenance fees, ATM reimbursement program, online bill pay, and mobile banking.
Mobile App
Desktop AppE*TRADE Pro (requires you execute at least 30 trades during a calendar quarter or maintain brokerage account balance of at least $250,000)ScottradeELITE (requires you execute 9 or more stock or option trades during the past 3 months, have $25,000 in your primary account, or have $15,000 in your primary account and combined linked assets of $25,000 or more)
Futures Trading
 
Locations
30
More than 500 branch locations
Online CommunityETrade Community lets you exchange trading and investing ideas with other ETrade customers. 
SeminarsLive events and educational seminars at local branches.In-person branch seminars, online events and live webinars
Virtual Trading ScottradeELITE offers virtual trading
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E*TRADE: Pricing information from published website as of 03/13/2017

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