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Does anybody use Fidelity

Curtman

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Im not liking the amritrade trading platform. When I was last active it was Scottrade and it transferred over.
 

tigerwillow1

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I use both of them. For things like trading stocks, they both are reasonably easy to use and have worked efficiently for me. I find Fidelity's web site to be much more logical and prefer it, hands down. I've had a few occasions to call Fidelity's CSRs and have never been disappointed. They seem to know their stuff really well. If you're at or near retirement age with a traditional IRA, Roth conversions and QCDs are significantly simpler with Fidelity.
 

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I use Ameritrade and a couple of others. Yeah, their platform isn't great, but it's the simplest and best for newbies and inactive traders.

On the other end of the spectrum, you practically need a PhD in computer science to really get a handle on Tradestation.
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Mr Paradise

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My custodial accounts were just moved to E-Trade from Cap 1 and though I’m still getting used to their funky platform their customer service has been five stars so far.
Never a wait on the phone, English speaking helpful/knowledgeable individuals on the other end.
I was a Scottrade guy for 20+ years and was very happy. Now though I only deal with brokerage houses that allow the buying and selling of partial shares.
 

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Toronto Dominion Ameritrade
 

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Ive had Ameritrade for 20 years, dont like they did away with the old platform, the sink or swim sucks, im thinking of switching, i use the level 2 a lot