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How To Pick Your Next Discount Broker

Picking a new discount broker has never been easy. There are just so many options and so little time to research them all. So how do you know if the broker you pick is the right one for your trading needs?

In this article, we’re going to go over several things that you’ll want to keep in mind when picking your next discount broker. We’ll include the key considerations like commissions/fees, tools, research, education, and investment offerings, and link to a few brokers that excel in each category.

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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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tradeMONSTER: The Best Broker For Options Trading?

TradeMONSTER is one of the 27 firms that were reviewed by the Barron’s annual online brokerage review. The review graded these 27 firms on the basis of eight parameters such as customer experience, research amenities, mobile apps and the like.

TradeMONSTER did really well earning 34 points out of a maximum 40, good enough to earn 4½ stars out of a maximum five. Considering all the parameters, TradeMONSTER was ranked third just behind Interactive Brokers with 35.5 points and MB Trading with 34.1 points.

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7 Factors to Consider Before You Pick an Online Discount Broker

7 Factors Stock BrokersChoosing the right brokerage to help you in trading is no easy task. Several factors need to be considered before you sign on the dotted line. Many online discount stock brokers may offer packages that seem attractive upfront, but you need to delve deeper to scrounge for hidden facts and the like. Listed below are seven of the most important factors that you must consider before choosing an online broker.

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