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Four Key Factors to Choosing an Online Brokerage
  • Four Key Factors to Choosing an Online Brokerage

Four Key Factors to Choosing an Online Brokerage

By |August 22nd, 2017|

We live in a day and age where everything is almost instant. The days of placing trades via telephone are almost over. So much so that your brokerage will often charge you a hefty chunk of cash to make one of these transactions.

Online brokerages have made such sharp advancements over the past 5 years […]

Differences between TD Ameritrade vs TradeKing
  • Differences between TD Ameritrade vs TradeKing

Differences between TD Ameritrade vs TradeKing

By |November 12th, 2016|

Like many online brokers , both TD Ameritrade and TradeKing charge a flat fee for every trade. This can be an advantage for many traders because they will pay the same amount for every trade regardless of how much they invest in that asset. But this can be a double-edged sword, as these fees […]

Trading Stocks through Motif Investing
  • Trading Stocks through Motif Investing

Trading Stocks through Motif Investing

By |October 22nd, 2016|

Founded by Hardeep Lalia in San Francisco, Motif Investing has given the stock trade a whole new meaning. It allows an individual to buy a group of 30 stocks in just one trade. The company calls these groups “motifs,” and they are bundled together based on certain criteria (such as type of industry). This […]

Top 5 Reasons to Invest with TradeKing
  • Top 5 Reasons to Invest with TradeKing

Top 5 Reasons to Invest with TradeKing

By |October 8th, 2016|

Founded in December 2005, TradeKing is one of the newer players in the world of online investment brokers, but they have lower fees than many of its competitors. And that makes them stand out against other companies who have been in a game a little longer.

I want to talk about the top 5 reasons […]

What are the Best Strategies for a New Investor?
  • What are the Best Strategies for a New Investor?

What are the Best Strategies for a New Investor?

By |September 8th, 2016|

It’s no secret that there is more volatility in the market now than there once was in the past, and much of this is due to the emergence of online brokers. The market can change dramatically from year to year, so it’s important to learn all you can about investing and about different asset […]

3 Ways to Pay Less in Investing Brokerage Fees
  • 3 Ways to Pay Less in Investing Brokerage Fees

3 Ways to Pay Less in Investing Brokerage Fees

By |August 18th, 2016|

Making investments through a broker can be expensive. This is true whether your broker sits across from you at a desk, or if you trade stocks through online brokerage firms. In some cases, their services are worth it, but in others it will be better for you to go it alone. We’ll deal with […]

Finding the Right Online Investment Broker
  • Finding the Right Online Investment Broker

Finding the Right Online Investment Broker

By |July 14th, 2016|

As you search for an online broker, there are many things you have to consider. But most importantly, you have to understand your current financial situation as well as your future financial goals.

The online brokerage industry has become more competitive in recent years, and there are differences among them that might seem small but […]

Benefits of Investing with TD Ameritrade
  • Benefits of Investing with TD Ameritrade

Benefits of Investing with TD Ameritrade

By |June 30th, 2016|

TD Ameritrade is an established company in the online brokerage industry, and they managed to build their brand through well-known TV commercials. Originally founded in 1975, they once had a place in the offline world. So, not only do they have a solid online presence, but they also have over 100 branch locations nationwide.
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How to Start Investing
  • How to Start Investing

How to Start Investing

By |May 25th, 2016|

Do you have an interest in stock investing but are not sure where to start? Perhaps you’ve studied the stock market extensively and you’re ready to apply what you’ve learned. Regardless of where you are, you have to start somewhere. And the first step in your journey (other than learning about the stock market) […]

Top 5 Reasons to Use Motif for Long-Term Investing
  • Top 5 Reasons to Use Motif for Long-Term Investing

Top 5 Reasons to Use Motif for Long-Term Investing

By |May 4th, 2016|

When you compare it to many other online brokers, Motif Investing offers something unique to the market. While many other companies offer individual investments, they group different assets together into what they call “motifs.” In this sense, they offer a very unique style of investing.

But what reason would people have to consider using this […]