Investing for Yourself

Plan and save for yourself with a firm that focuses on you.

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Support You Can Trust

We’ll help you invest and retire the way you want.

  • A Focus on You

    Our Investment Consultants will spend as much time with you as it takes to fully understand your needs and help determine the right solutions for you.

  • No Proprietary Securities

    We don’t have proprietary securities and we won’t limit your investment choices. Our priority is you.

  • Local Investment Consultants

    Visit us in branch locations all across the country to get a personalized, face-to-face interaction. Our standard is taking care of our clients.

  • Advice from Scottrade Investment Management

    Plan your retirement with managed accounts and access to independent advisors.

Bring your most recent retirement account statement to Scottrade for a free second opinion.

We’ll help you understand whether your portfolio is on track to match your goals. At the end of our discussion, you’ll
have confirmation you’re on the right track or new ideas to help get you there.

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Choices Where Others Have Limits

At Scottrade, you have access to a wide variety of investment products.

Understand What You’re Paying

Get what you need to keep your investing on track at affordable, clear prices.

$7
Online Trades
You pay just $7 for online equity trades for securities priced $1 and above
  • Up-Front, Clear Commissions

    We don’t hide our commissions, and you’ll know what you pay right away.

  • Screen Investments Ahead of Time

    Search and filter mutual funds and ETFs by load type and transaction fee.

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Choose the Right Partner

When you consider a firm to invest with — either for your first investment account or an additional one — there are some important questions to consider before you take the plunge.

  • Scottrade’s Brokerage Commissions & Fees schedule can be found on this simple one-page document.

    The management fee charged on Guidance Solutions managed accounts from Scottrade Investment Management is inclusive of all fees charged. Clients who are referred to third-party advisors through our Advisor Access program should find out about fees from their advisor. Click here for information on Scottrade Investment Management Fees.

  • We believe offering choice and transparency into what is already available in the marketplace is most important. Unlike many of our competitors, Scottrade does not have proprietary securities, so you can truly choose what’s best for you.

  • If you are in a self-directed account, you decide how and when to rebalance and commission costs may apply. Scottrade provides tools like the Portfolio Review Tool to help you know when to rebalance and commission-free dividend reinvestment through FRIP, our Flexible Reinvestment Program to help you reduce your commission costs, minimizing the impact to your returns.

    For Guidance Solutions managed accounts with S&P Global or Blackrock portfolios provided by Scottrade Investment Management, the portfolio managers from those companies rebalance based upon market conditions as they deem appropriate.

    For clients who have been referred to a registered investment advisor through Advisor Access, the advisor would rebalance his or her clients’ accounts as appropriate and commissions may be charged.

Guidance Solutions from Scottrade Investment Management and Advisor Access from Scottrade Investment Management are investment advisory services offered by Scottrade Investment Management, Inc., a registered investment advisor. Brokerage products and services are offered through Scottrade, Inc., member FINRA / SIPC, while advisory services are provided by Scottrade Investment Management, Inc. Scottrade Investment Management, Inc. and Scottrade, Inc. are both wholly owned subsidiaries of Scottrade Financial Services, Inc. This is not an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction where we are not authorized to do business.

Blackrock, Inc. provides certain investment management services to the Guidance Solutions from Scottrade Investment Management accounts, and is not affiliated with Scottrade Investment Management.

Standard & Poor’s Investment Advisory Services LLC (“SPIAS”) is a wholly owned subsidiary of S&P Global Inc., and a part of the S&P Global Market Intelligence division. SPIAS provides certain investment management services to the Guidance Solutions from Scottrade Investment Management accounts, and is not affiliated with Scottrade Investment Management.

Come see how Scottrade is different.

We’ll spend time with you reviewing your current situation to help you understand what
you’re paying and whether your portfolio aligns with your strategy.

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