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Thinkorswim Review

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Important Update:

As of August 2011, thinkorswim has been integrated with TD Ameritrade. All new accounts will be opened through TD Ameritrade. All 250,000 thinkorswim account holders will also now sign in through TD Ameritrade’s website. Therefore, our thinkorswim review and TD Ameritrade review have also been integrated into one comprehensive review. Just hit the link below to read the review.

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tradeMONSTER Review

tradeMONSTER has been around since October 2008 and is one of the newest competitors in the discount broker world. The service is owned by financial media company optionMONSTER, a company that publishes financial market analysis and commentary. You might be familiar with the optionMONSTER co-founders Jon Najarian and Pete Najarian, or Dirk Mueller. The Najarian brothers are regular contributors to CNBC, Pete is on Fast Money all the time. Look for big things from tradeMONSTER in the next few years as they grow in popularity among advanced investors.

What they offer: Mid range prices, powerful options trading tools, innovative browser based platform, the ability to open a practice account and use all their advanced features for free, and top notch options trading tools (see below). They have recently added mobile trading to their list of features.

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tradeMONSTER Promo Codes

Shopping around for a valid tradeMONSTER promotion code to claim some goodies when you sign up? You’ve found the right spot. Below you will see the current bonus offers that you can take advantage of when you decide to open an account.

Follow these 3 steps to claim your tradeMONSTER offer:

Step 1: Click on the special banner link below to activate the code you wish to claim.

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Questrade Review

Quick Reference: If you’re searching for an up-to-date Questrade referral code, use the code QUESTRADER to get $50 in free trades (Click here to activate)

Questrade has been around since 1999 and is holding a strong position as Canada’s fastest growing online discount broker. They’ve recently been exploding in popularity in Canada, where the competition for online discount brokers is still relatively low. On a side note, the myQuestrade platform underwent a pretty major overhaul in early 2011, adding features like account activity, balances and positions, and a redesign of the platform that makes it more intuitive to navigate and manage your account.

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ETRADE is a pioneer in the discount brokerage market. They’ve been around since 1982, and are arguably the most popular and well known of all online brokers. Over the years they’ve continued to impress the pundits and regularly receive awards in excellence from the major reviewers like Smart Money and Barron’s.

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Firstrade Promo Codes

If you’ve decided to set up a new account at Firstrade, make sure you claim this Firstrade promo code. You can get plenty of things…like 250 free trades, $100 in transfer rebates, and $250 in cash bonuses!

Just Follow These 3 Steps To Claim This Promotion:

1. Click on the special banner link below that corresponds to the promotion you want to claim.

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ETRADE Promo Codes

If you’re after the most up-to-date ETRADE promotions, you’ve found the right spot.

There are currently 2 pretty good ones running. Depending on your initial deposit amount, you can get 60 days of free trades, or if you’re looking to open an IRA account, you can potentially bank up to $600. See below for details on how you can get your hands on one of these sweet promos.

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Broker Feature: optionsXpress

If you’ve been shopping around for a new online broker recently, you might have noticed that there are a lot of choices out there. If you’re like many people who land on this site, you want to cut to the chase and find the one most suitable for you. That’s why this month, we’re featuring a brokerage that we think you’ll really like.

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