Charles Schwab

Charles Schwab

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Charles Schwab


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Online Trade Starting at $4.95
Minimum to Open Account $0
Margin Rate Starting at 8.57%
Broker Assisted Trading Fee Starting at $25

Charles Schwab Review

Where is Charles Schwab based?

Charles Schwab is a brokerage based in San Francisco, CA. Founded in 1971, Charles Schwab is a good option for experienced traders who require additional research tools and more advanced reports.

This brokerage is a good choice for frequent traders who are looking for a fast platform with low costs that includes tools designed for day traders.

What assets can you invest in with Charles Schwab?

Charles Schwab gives users access to a wide selection of investment choices. These include:
Charles Schwab Investment Options
Supported Options Unsupported Options
  • Stocks
  • Options
  • Bonds
  • Mutual Funds
  • Futures
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • International Stocks
  • Pink Sheets / OTCBB
  • Real Estate
  • Marketplace Loans
  • Startups
  • What trading fees does Charles Schwab charge?

    The online trading fees of Charles Schwab are below the average ($8.90) for online brokerages. However, there are other fees to consider.
    Charles Schwab Fees
    Trading Fees Amount
    Online Trade Fee $4.95
    Broker Assisted Trading Fee $25
    ETF Trade $4.95
    Outgoing International Bank Transfer Fee $25

    How much do you have to invest to open an account?

    Charles Schwab does not have a minimum amount to start an account.

    What is the minimum amount to open a margin account?

    Charles Schwab allows investors to borrow from a margin account and there is no minimum amount

    What margin rates does Charles Schwab offer?

    Charles Schwab offers a margin rate that ranges from 8.57%.

    What brokerage features does Charles Schwab offer?

    Charles Schwab provides users with a variety of tools. These include:
    Charles Schwab Brokerage Features
    Supported Options Unsupported Options
  • No-Commission ETFs
  • Retail Locations
  • Online Live Chat
  • 24/7 Support
  • Broker Assisted Trades
  • Stocks
  • No Fee IRAs
  • Advisor Services
  • Declines Payment for Order Flow (Equities)
  • Declines Payment for Order Flow (Options)
  • Dividend Reinvestment
  • Automated Trading Strategy
  • Real Time Quotes
  • Automated Trading Strategy
  • Account Transfer Fee Reimbursement
  • What research tools does Charles Schwab offer investors?

    Charles Schwab does not provide its users with a wide selection of research tools. It only includes 2 of the 15 research tools we track.
    Charles Schwab Research Tools
    Supported Options Unsupported Options
  • ETF Top 10 Holdings
  • Fund Prospectus Access
  • Global Markets Analysis
  • Historical Performance Analysis
  • Insider Transactions
  • Live Seminars
  • Mutual Bonds Analysis
  • Mutual Funds Analysis
  • Past Earnings Reports
  • Portfolio Allocation
  • SEC Filings
  • Social Sentiment Analysis
  • Stock Metric Comparisons
  • Account Transfer Fee Reimbursement
  • Webinars
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    Feature Breakdown

    Annual Fee $0
    Paper Statement Fee $0
    Returned Deposit Fee (Domestic) $0
    Wire Transfer Fee - International (Incoming) $0
    Returned Deposit Fee (International) $0
    Wire Transfer Fee - Domestic (Incoming) $0
    Online Trade Starting at $4.95
    Wire Transfer Fee - Domestic (Outgoing) $25
    Wire Transfer Fee - International (Outgoing) $25
    ETF Trades Starting at $4.95
    Margin Rate Starting at 8.57%
    Broker Assisted Trading Fee Starting at $25
    Research and Reports  
    Dividend Reinvestment  
    Automated Trading Strategy  
    No-Commission ETFs  
    Brokerage Features
    • 24/7 Support
    • Dedicated Financial Advisors
    • Email Support
    • Mobile Trading
    • No-Commission ETFs
    • Online Banking
    • Online Live Chat
    • Phone Support
    • Retail Locations
    • Trading Platform
    Research Tools
    • Fixed Income
    • Retirement
    Investor Type
    • Beginner Traders
    • Advanced Traders
    • Frequent Traders
    • High Balance Investors

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