Reasons to Choose

Free research, education and tools on-the-go. More reasons millions of investors are proud to say "I'm with Scottrade."

An Easy Choice For Investors

With up to $100 in account transfer fees refunded*, Scottrade is an easy choice for self-directed investors. But our customers get much more – including an enormous selection of investment products, real-time quotes and in-depth research. 

Outstanding Support for Every Trader

Scottrade provides exceptional customer service online, on the phone and at more than 500+ local branch offices. We also offer up to a total of $25 million SIPC and additional account insurance protection. For details, please see 

Leading Trading Tools & Research

Use our screening tools to research and compare investments; access your account and get quotes in real-time from your computer or mobile device; catch up on the latest financial news anytime, anywhere. With 30+ years experience, no one understands the self-directed investor better than Scottrade. 

A Full Line of Investment Products

Scottrade offers a range of investments – from IRAs, ETFs and Coverdell ESAs to Options Trading, Stock and Fixed Income investments, and Mutual Funds – designed to help you meet your financial and investing goals.