Why TD Ameritrade

Unparalleled access to the U.S. markets

TD Ameritrade is proud to help our clients take their investing to the next level. Everything we offer—from powerful trading tools, to comprehensive education, to experienced local support—is designed to help investors trade the U.S. markets with confidence.


Enjoy all that TD Ameritrade has to offer


  • Powerful Tools & Platforms

    In a fast-moving market, you need to be able to trade quickly, decisively, and efficiently. thinkorswim® Desktop, thinkorswim Web, and the thinkorswim Mobile app offer serious tools to put you in command of your stock, option, and futures trading.

  • Empowering Educational Resources

    Make more informed trading decisions with access to innovative educational resources ranging from personalized investing education, free live online and in-person platform demos, video tutorials, and special events.

  • Experienced Support

    We understand the unique needs of traders. Our service professionals are proficient in U.S. exchanges, have extensive knowledge about derivatives, and complex strategies. They're available by phone, email, online chat, and in-person for one-to-one support—when you need it most.

  • Uncompromising Value

    Value shouldn't be complicated. That's why we make pricing simple with low commissions, no inactivity fees, no platform fees, no custody fees, no data fees, and no opening deposit minimums. Please note commissions, service fees, and exception fees still apply.

  • Comprehensive Investment Choices

    Trade how you want with access to a full range of products. Select from stocks, ETFs, options, futures, and options on futures to build a strategy that fits your goals.

  • Stay Smart. Stay Confident.

    TD Ameritrade is committed to providing our clients with one of the industry's highest levels of protection. Visit our Account Types & Funding page to learn more about the account protection available to you.

  • Promotions

    It pays to trade with TD Ameritrade. Open and fund an account with a qualifying deposit and you'll be eligible to receive up to 100 commission-free trades.* Plus, refer your friends and receive USD$88 for each friend who opens and funds an account with at least USD$3,500. Now that's sweet.

Get up to 100 commission-free trades*