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See how we compare:

Schwab E*TRADE Fidelity TD Ameritrade
Online Equity Trades $4.95 $6.95 $4.95 $6.95
Optionsper Contract plus Base Commission $0.65 $0.75 $0.65 $0.75
Futures per contract3 $1.50 $1.50 Not Offered $2.25
Satisfaction Guarantee Yes No No No
Online Equity Trades Optionsper Contract plus Base Commission
Schwab $4.95 $0.65
E*TRADE $6.95 $0.75
Fidelity $4.95 $0.65
TD Ameritrade $6.95 $0.75

Competitor firm information obtained from their respective websites as of 8/17/18. Competitor pricing and offers subject to change without notice.

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