Brokerage Account

Put your money to work in our easy-to-manage account

Enjoy $0 commissions for online US-listed stock, ETF, and options trades.1 Get easy access to your cash with a free debit card, checking, or Bill Pay.2

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Open an account in about 10 minutes.

What you get
with an E*TRADE
brokerage account

We have tools to help make investing easy. You’ll get a full range of investment choices. Ideas of what to invest in. Easy-to-use trading tools. And help whenever you need it.

Got $5,000? Get $100 (or a whole lot more—learn how).3

Deposit or transfer just $5,000 to get $100. Or add even more for up to $3,000.

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Investing doesn't need to be confusing

Not sure where to begin? We can help you learn the ins and outs of investing with in-depth tutorials, articles, videos, and more.

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Up your game with our trading tools

We have tools for every trading level. Placing a trade is easy with E*TRADE's desktop and mobile platforms. Not new to the game? Power E*TRADE is our innovative platform for traders who are passionate about the markets.

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Have questions? Get jargon-free answers.

We're always here if you need help or want to bounce ideas off us. Our team leaves confusing financial jargon at the door, and instead talks to you like a human.

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Start investing today

Opening a brokerage account is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.
Deposit or transfer just $5,000 to get $100. Or add even more for up to $3,000.3

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