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1. Please see the Charles Schwab Pricing Guide for complete information on Schwab's commissions, fees, and other possible charges to which you may be subject.
Schwab brokerage account applications submitted online and originating from this page will automatically be enrolled in Schwab Trading Services (formerly Active Trader or Active Trading services), which includes access to StreetSmart® trading platforms, the Schwab Trading Community, and priority access to Schwab trading specialists. After the account is opened, Trading Services enrollment is usually completed every hour. For faster enrollment, call 888-245-6864 to speak to a Schwab Trading Services representative. Schwab reserves the right to restrict or modify access at any time.
Results based on an Investor's Business Daily ("IBD") and TechnoMetrica study of 31 online brokers as scored by 10,179 visitors to the IBD website between July and September 2013. The 12 brokers selected by 100 or more participants were ranked on 12 attributes based on a Customer Experience Index score. The overall ranking was based on a weighing of all 12 attributes and how well each broker scored for each. For further information on how the ratings were calculated, see IBD's Criteria and Methodology.