- Access your account with iOS and Android™ devices
- Customize iPad® app dashboard with research tools and more
- Trade, get quotes and transfer funds on the fly
No clutter. No pressure. No surprise fees. That stuff just gets in your way. We want you to feel good about your investing decisions, so we offer simplified tools and a website that’s easy to use. Research that’s easy to do. Guidance that’s easy to understand. Take a second to preview it all here.
You can have one ShareBuilder account for yourself, or maintain several—for your retirement, your child’s education and more. Manage one for a grandkid. Run a joint account with your spouse. Whatever your goals, we’ve got you covered. And you get the same great ShareBuilder experience whether you have a standard investing account or an IRA.See them all
Buying stock is the most direct way to become partial owner of a public company. You can indirectly invest in stocks—as well as bonds, money market instruments and other securities—by buying exchange-traded
funds (ETFs) and mutual funds . These three investment types match up nicely with many investors’ goals and strategies.
Some experienced, more risk-tolerant investors trade options . At their simplest, these are contracts bought or sold for the right to own shares at specific prices. Options contracts are risky and aren’t for everyone; you really need to know your stuff. Before investing in options, please read the Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options .Important disclosures
Think of it as dropping in on Wall Street through your computer or mobile device. No need to talk with a stuffed suit. Just fire up our site or app and set up your trades. When you buy, you use cash in your account to acquire options contracts or shares of a stock, ETF or mutual fund. When you sell, you get cash for securities you held. There’s more to it, but that’s it in a nutshell.
Planning to call it a career shouldn’t be a job in itself. So we’ve got simplified retirement tools to help you map out and fund your future. Create a model portfolio of investments that line up with your likely future lifestyle. Choose the Individual Retirement Account (IRA) that makes sense for your situation—Roth or Traditional—and start investing for the long-term.Learn more
Move your securities and cash over from another broker. We can help you make the transition, and we won’t charge you to do it.Start moving
Easily pull cash from your checking or savings account—or your paycheck. No charges from us, but we can’t speak for your bank.Set one up
You can place market or limit orders, or use more involved Stop-Limit, Trailing Stops and other order types. If the market’s open, market order trades go through just like that. If not, they go through when the market opens again. Limit order trades, by their nature, may take longer to execute.
Online trades only. All trades are subject to applicable commissions. Other charges may apply; see all pricing and rates for details.
Investment and funding instructions can be edited up to 5 PM ET on the Monday before your purchase. All sales are made real-time and are subject to real-time commissions.