1. E*Trade Brokerage: Introduction
  2. E*Trade Brokerage: Account Types and Minimum Deposits
  3. E*Trade Brokerage: Services Offered
  4. E*Trade Brokerage: Commissions / Fee Structure
  5. E*Trade Brokerage: Tools and Additional Features
  6. E*Trade Brokerage: Conclusion
While E*Trade has bulked up its advisory and business services, the company remains relatively focused on independent retail investors looking to manage their own accounts with little assistance or support. Commission rates are quite competitive, but investors should also realize that there are an array of small fees and charges tacked on for services that many other brokers offer for free.

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